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  • Fall Flight count

    Voluntary Waterfowl Avoidance Area

    The dates of the avoidance program are October 15 through December 6. Thank you for avoiding the areas.

    Voluntary Waterfowl Avoidance Area Begins

  • BEPhotoContest

    Bald Eagle Photo Contest

    Accepting photos from October 10 - December 2. People's Choice voted on at Clinton Bald Eagle Watch, January 7, 2017.

    Bald Eagle Photo Contest

Discover Wildlife

Discover Wildlife


Mayflies, dragonflies, bald eagles all grace the skies. Walleye, perch and largemouth bass swim below the river. Why not give dragonfly watching a chance?

Discover Wildlife

Be a patient photographer

Be a Patient Photographer


Wildlife shots take time. What better place to relax and wait then outside on a refuge.

Wildlife Photography Tips

About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


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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Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Nov 30, 2016
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