Tag Archive: National Wildlife Refuge Week

National Wildlife Refuge Week 2015

This week, we’re celebrating more than 150 million acres of awesomeness–it’s National Wildlife Refuge Week. From Oct. 11-17, refuges throughout the nation are hosting events at the special places we visit to fish, hike, birdwatch and just plain relax. Check …

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Refuge Week, a Great Success!

Refuge Week has come and gone, and what a fun week it was! From events all across the country, to the massive participation on social media, thousands of wildlife fans shared their love of our national wildlife refuges far and …

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Appreciating National Wildlife Refuges

National Wildlife Refuge Week is in full swing and we couldn’t be more excited about all the events that have happened and continue to happen. Amidst all of the celebrations, we are reminded to stop and think about why we …

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Friends and Refuges: A Valuable Partnership

Did you know that volunteers and refuge “Friends” do approximately 20 percent of all work on national wildlife refuges – the equivalent of 648 full time employees? Friends groups exist to support national wildlife refuges, and they do just that …

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It’s Almost Refuge Week!

Next week is National Wildlife Refuge Week! There are events happening all over the country. Do you have any plans for Refuge Week? If so, let us know in the comments! The Refuge Association is in full force gearing up …

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Attention All Refuge Visitors!

National Wildlife Refuge Week is fast approaching! Refuge Week, October 12-18, is a week dedicated to celebrating all things related to the National Wildlife Refuge System. This year, we want you to share your love for the Refuge System through …

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Senate Resolution Commemorating National Wildlife Refuge Week

Our hard work has paid off! And when we say “our” that includes Friends from around the country. Just last week, the Senate passed a resolution declaring October 12-18 National Wildlife Refuge Week. This wouldn’t have happened without the help …

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