Features

  • Cone flower

    Stop and Smell the Flowers

    Adult monarch butterflies drink nectar from many kinds of flowers. Caterpillars only eat milkweed.

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  • Monarchs roosting at Minnesota Valley NWR by Mara Koenig/USFWS

    Overwintering Monarchs to Leave Soon

    Monarchs resting in their wintering grounds in Mexico will start moving north soon. By late May/June they should be reach Canada.

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    Like Two Rivers NWR on Facebook

    Visit the refuge Facebook page to stay up to date on what's happening on the refuge.

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  • Swans

    E-Bird at the Refuge

    Submit your bird sightings to E-bird to have your recent bird watching trip recorded for Two Rivers NWR.

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Let's Go Outside

Refuge Walking Trails

Map

Choose from our four designated walking trails or system of levees to discover the refuge today.

Find your adventure here

Navigating

Directions to the Refuge

Map and GPS

Need help finding the refuge? Detailed directions are provided on the Plan Your Visit page.

Click here for directions

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.

Learn more about the NWRS