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Celebrate the 114th Birthday of the National Wildlife Refuge System!

  Today, the National Wildlife Refuge System celebrates its 114th birthday and we want to invite all of our animals’ friends to showcase their support! March 14th is a very special day. Not only is it Pi Day, but in …

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Celebrate the History of the National Wildlife Refuge System

In 1858, elegant bird feathers were literally worth their weight in gold. As a result of the expanding market for bird feathers for the fashion industry in the mid-1800s, plume hunters streamed down Florida’s east coast in search of rookeries …

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Happy Birthday to the National Wildlife Refuge System!

Happy Birthday to the National Wildlife Refuge System! On March 14, the world’s premier network of public lands dedicated to wildlife conservation will be turning 112 – can you believe it? Starting at just 5 acres on the Pelican Island …

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