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  • Notice of Regulation Change

    You may take feral hog during the refuge quota gun deer hunt on Wapanocca NWR . . .

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Activities on Wapanocca NWR

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Be sure to check out the variety of activities you can do on the refuge !

Visitor Activities

About the Complex

Central Arkansas Refuge Complex

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Wapanocca is part of the complex of refuges along with Cache River, Bald Knob, Big Lake, Logan Cave and Holla Bend.

Wapanocca is managed as part of the Central Arkansas Refuge Complex.

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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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Lots to See and Do !

  • News Release

    Early Quota News ! Check back summer 2017 for updates.

  • Outdoor Kids Have FUN !

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    Unplug, relax and explore, together. Want to do something for the family that is easy and fun for you too? Think nature !

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  • Bird Watching

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    Love to be outdoors and view the amazing bird populations ? Come visit Wapanocca National Wildlife refuge!

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  • Avoid the Fall !

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    One of the most popular accessories for deer hunters is a treestand. So, it should be no surprise that many hunting-related injuries involve a treestand. There are several reasons why such a helpful tool can turn dangerous. For some safety guidelines follow the link below.

    Treestand Safety Tips
Page Photo Credits — All photos courtesy of USFWS unless otherwise noted.
Last Updated: Oct 19, 2016
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