Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice
Although most refuge lands and outdoor spaces have remained open for the public to enjoy, we ask that you do the following:

  • Check local conditions on this website and call ahead for current information. Operations vary based on local public health conditions.
  • Face masks are required in all federal buildings and on all federal lands.
  • Maintain a safe distance between yourself and other groups.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth
  • Cover your mouth and nose when you cough or sneeze
  • Most importantly, stay home if you feel sick


Get Involved at Your Refuge

Cooperative Farming Opportunity

Coop Farming

Tualatin River NWR in western Oregon is accepting applications for Cooperative Agriculture Agreements on 140 acres. Proposals must be received by May 13, 2021 at 5:00 PM. Follow the link below for more details and application materials.

TRNWR CoOp Farming 2021

Become a Refuge Friend

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Where would any of us be without friends. Nowhere is that more true than at the Refuge. From restoration, to education, to being the smiling face to greet you at the Wildlife Center, The Friends of Tualatin River NWR are as much the face of the Refuge as the critters. Check them out today!

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Volunteers Make a Difference

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Giving the gift of time could not be easier, or more enjoyable at Tualatin River NWR. Volunteers help kids connect with nature, restore habitat, monitor wildlife populations, and assist with day-to-day activities, all while having a lot of fun.

Click here to read about our volunteer opportunities
Upcoming Opportunity

Save the Date

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Join the Friends of Tualatin River NWR and Refuge staff for our 25th Annual Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge Bird Festival. Sadly, we will be virtual again this year, but have some wonderful options lined up. This is a FREE, family-friendly event! More details to come...

About the Complex

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Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System

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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.

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