Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Celebrating 115 years of the National Wildlife Refuge System

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Happy 115th birthday to the National Wildlife Refuge System! Founded in 1903 by President Theodore Roosevelt, the system now includes more than 560 national wildlife refuges across the country. With at least one national wildlife refuge in every state and a refuge within an hour's drive of most major cities, there's no reason you shouldn't explore America's best kept secret.


Check out stunning wildlife refuges across the country to celebrate 115 years of wildlife refuges.

A white bird stands on the back of a tan pony as it walks through tall grass on a sunny day.

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