Rediscover your nature at a national wildlife refuge. National wildlife refuges make our lives better in many ways: They protect lands and waters for beloved species such as bison and alligators. They offer world-class recreation such as fishing and paddling. They ease the impact of storms and flooding. And they pump $3.2 billion per year into local economies. No wonder we take time each fall to celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week. See our story.
(Photo: Lisa Hupp/USFWS)