Aquatic plants are blooming in the wetlands making the perfect backdrop for egrets, herons, and pelicans!
The Migratory Generation is Developing
Did you know that the monarch butterflies that are caterpillars or chrysalis right now will migrate south?
Track Their Journey
Showcasing the activities and accomplishments of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
Want to know what birds have been recently sighted at the refuge? Stay up to date with bird sightings through eBird.
Recent Bird Sightings
All U.S. 4th graders can enjoy a free Every Kid in a Park pass good for free entry into our federal lands. This pass admits everyone in the family car! Just download the voucher from the website and exchange it for the card at the refuge's visitor contact station. Pass is good through the end of August 2016. New passes available September 1st for new 4th graders. Every Kid in a Park Website
About the NWRS
The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife, and plants.
Learn more about the NWRS
ABOUT THE REFUGE
Trempealeau National Wildlife Refuge is nestled along the eastern edge of the mighty Mississippi River. The scenic drive to the refuge along the Great River Scenic Byway entices travelers along the way.About the Refuge
Trempealeau NWR Visitor Contact Station is open Monday-Friday, 7:30 am - 4:00 pm, and closed on federal holidays. Refuge lands are open dawn to dusk.Plan Your Visit
Like us on Facebook and stay up to date on what is happening at the refuge.Like us on Facebook
American White Pelican
Many pelicans feed together, cooperatively concentrating fish and simultaneously dipping their heads to catch fish.
Page Photo Credits All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Aug 25, 2016