Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge


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Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge

Address:PO Box 816
Okmulgee, OK 74447

Phone:918-756-0815
Fax:918-756-0275
Web: www.fws.gov/southwest/refuges/oklahoma/Deep%20Fork
Established: 1993.
Location:35 miles south of Tulsa.
Facilities:Trails, boardwalk.
Activities:Boating, canoeing, fishing, hiking, hunting.
Special Features:Refuge protects important wetlands along the Deep Fork River. The land is subject to flooding at least once a year, creating excellent conditions for waterfowl.
Habitats: 9,000 acres of hardwood forests, wetlands, and lakes.
Access: Daylight hours.
Wild life: Mallard, blue-winged teal, frogs, turtles, snakes, rabbits, deer, butterflies and dragonflies.

See other parks in Oklahoma.
Parks Directory of the United States, 5th Edition. © 2007 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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Fish and Wildlife Service, part of the Department of Interior.<br />The funding includes $538,000 to rehabilitate Montezuma Creek Public Access Road and construct parking and replace the public access Boardwalk on Cussetah Bottoms Trail in Deep Fork National Wildlife Refuge and $438,000 to rehabilitate the West Gate public access road and Route #011 public access road and repair public access bridges at the headquarters entrance and Blue Beaver Creek in Wichita Mountains Wildlife Refuge.