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Florence Lake
National Wildlife Refuge

An aerial view of Florence Lake National Wildlife Refuge shows the clear blue of the lake surrounded by the golden brown grasses of the prairie.
12000 353 St SE
Moffit, ND   58560
E-mail: longlake@fws.gov
Phone Number: 701-387-4397
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Surrounded by native prairie, Florence Lake National Wildlife Refuge provides breeding and migration habitat for a diverse array of migratory birds.
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  Wildlife and Habitat

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The Refuge attracts significant numbers of waterfowl during fall migration and provides excellent breeding habitat for nesting birds. Occasionally, bald eagles and peregrine falcons are observed on Florence Lake NWR.

More commonly observed species include the ferruginous hawk, American bittern, great-blue heron, black-crowned night heron, American white pelican, giant Canada goose, mallard, northern pintail, and blue-winged teal. Mammals who reside on the Refuge year-round include white-tailed deer, coyote, mink, muskrat, raccoon, and skunk.

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