Refuge News

Prairie dog news

 Keep up to date with events and news coverage from the Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge.

  • David Farmer, Deputy Refuge Manager Interview

    David Farmer Interview

    December 5, 2016 in The Lawton Constitution: The Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge welcomes David Farmer as the Deputy Refuge Manager. Read the article here.

  • GIS summer project by a college student

    Vintage Maps

    August 19, 2014 Lawton Constitution article "Vintage maps give glimpse into refuge's past"By Mitch Meador. A GIS summer intern does a fascinating project with a portion of the refuge's historic map collection. Read the article here...

  • Wilderness Act 50th Anniversary Hike

    Prospector's trail hike

    August 10, 2014 Lawton Constitution article "Prospector’s Trail hike turns up treasures" by Mitch Meador. Read about a Monday morning Mountain Boomer Hike in the company of Bill Shahan, Randy Hale and Teddy Worthington. Read the article here...