Necedah National Wildlife Refuge


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Necedah National Wildlife Refuge

Address:W7996 20th St W
Necedah, WI 54646

Phone:608-565-2551
Fax:608-565-3160
Web: www.fws.gov/midwest/necedah
Established: 1939.
Location:Central Wisconsin, about 180 miles southeast of Minneapolis.
Facilities:Visitor contact station, viewing sites, observation tower, auto tour route, trails.
Activities:Fishing, hiking, hunting, berry picking, cross-country skiing, snowshoeing, educational programs.
Special Features:Refuge also provides habitat for threatened, endangered, and rare species such as the Karner blue butterfly, Massasauga rattlesnake, Blanding's turtle, and gray wolf.
Habitats: 43,696 acres of forest, wetlands, and large tracts of rare oak barrens.
Access: Open during daylight hours.
Wild life: Bald eagles, whooping cranes, tringed bog hunter dragonflies, urkey, white-tailed deer, ruffed grouse, beaver, and coyote.

See other parks in Wisconsin.
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Written comments can be mailed to: Necedah National Wildlife Refuge, Attention: Fire EA Comment, W7996 20th Street West Necedah, WI 54646.
Right now, ten young Whoopers living at Necedah National Wildlife Refuge near Necedah, Wisconsin, are waiting to take their first flight to Florida.
To date, the fund has provided more than half a million dollars to support more than 16 projects at locations such as the Santa Ana National Wildlife Refuge in Texas, Necedah National Wildlife Refuge in Wisconsin and The Point Reyes Bird Observatory in California, just to name a few.