Boys Club Kids Go on a Tree Hunt

On July 10, 13 kids from the Boys Club arrived at the Discovery Center to learn how to identify trees native to Tamarac Wildlife Refuge. These kids wandered around the Discovery Center looking for a variety of trees. The trees were photographed by the kids and eventually assembled into a slide show. Each group presented their […]

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Opening a Path to Discovery

The Tamarac Discovery Center Opens to the Public. It was a big day a Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge last week, as refuge staff, Friends of Tamarac, and members from the White Earth Nation celebrated the grand opening of the Tamarac Discovery Center. Regional Director Tom Melius joined in the celebration that commemorated the completion of […]

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Fran Mattson – May Volunteer of the Month

It’s a beautiful day to give out an award! Congratulations to Fran Mattson, our May Volunteer of the Month. Fran donated many hours in preparing for and hosting the Birding Festival Tamarac Tour lunch, leading environmental education activities and hosting the visitor center. Thanks Fran for all you do!

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Ken Mattson – June Volunteer of the Month

Before heading out to the lakes, Bio-tech Gina Kemper presents Ken Mattson with the June Volunteer of the Month Award.Ken donated 42 hours towards trail maintenance, loon surveys, water quality monitoring, and aquatic invasive species education. Thanks Ken for being a great steward of the refuge, making it a better place for wildlife and people!

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This Week on the Refuge: June 21

Week of June 21, 2015 Wildlife Movie Sunday June 21 2:00 pm “Disney Nature – Wings of Life Celebrate Pollinator Week!” Narrated by Meryl Streep, this intimate and unprecedented look at butterflies, hummingbirds, bees, bats and flowers is a celebration of life. One-third of the world’s food supply depends on these incredible creature Wild Wednesday – Wednesday June […]

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