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short billed dowitcher at Oregon Coast NWR photo by Peter Pearsall

National Wildlife Refuge Week

Information iconShort-billed dowitcher at Oregon Coast National Wildlife Refuges. (Photo: Peter Pearsall/USFWS)

Walk for the Wild to celebrate National Wildlife Refuge Week, October 10-16, and the remarkable lands and waters that conserve our wildlife heritage. Learn More. 

Find a Refuge

A map of the continental United States with dots representing hundreds of National Wildlife Refuges
Explore our interactive map to discover wildife refuges near your home or travel destination. Search by Zip Code, state or refuge name.

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A black bear in a flowery meadow
Information icon American black bear at Moosehorn National Wildlife Refuge in Maine. (Photo: Keith Ramos/USFWS)