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Driftless Area
National Wildlife Refuge

lavender northern monkshood blossom and foliage
401 Business Hwy 18 N
McGregor, IA   52157
E-mail: driftless@fws.gov
Phone Number: 563-873-3423
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The refuge protects habitat for the Federally threatened northern monkshood.
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  Recreation and Education Opportunities

Environmental Education
Educational tours can be arranged by contacting the refuge.

Two units are open to fishing in streams in accordance with State regulations.

Two units are open to upland game and white-tailed deer hunting in accordance with State regulations. Non-toxic shot must be used for upland game. Deer hunting is restricted to archery and muzzleloader use only. Stands must be removed at the end of each day's hunt. Certain areas are posted closed to all entry. Hunting is allowed between November 1 and January 15 or the close of the State season, whichever comes first.

Wildlife Observation
Two units are open to wildlife observation and photography. No trails are available.

Refuge Headquarters and Visitor Contact Station - Open 8:00 am to 4:30 pm, Monday - Friday.

Entrance Fees
There is no entrance fee.

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