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Tamarac Tracks Spring 2017

The highlights of this newsletter include: “The President’s Letter” by Lee Kensinger, “Planning for Today and Tomorrow” by Neil Powers, “Preparing for the Parula” by Olivia Walton, “Spring Migration” by Olivia Walton, “Meet the Harringtons”, “Environmental Education” by Becky Aarestad, “On Rainbows, Goddesses and Blueflag Iris” by Nancy Brennan, “Consuming Mr. Walton’s Joy” by Jim […]

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2017 Program Schedule

Tamarac provides many opportunities for visitors to experience a natural world where plants, wildlife, and serenity can be found everywhere. Come out and enjoy the refuge. Go for a hike, take in a special presentation or movie, or just go explore! There is something for everyone at Tamarac. Blackbird Wildlife Drive: In search of wildlife? […]

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Upcoming Volunteer Events at Tamarac

Thursday April 20, 8:30 am – Spring Clean-up Day (Lunch provided) Tuesday April 25, 10:00 am- 2:00 pm – Spring Environmental Education Team meeting  Wednesday April 26, 10:00-12:00 – Maintenance Volunteer Orientation for new and seasoned volunteers Thursday April 27, 8:30-2:00 – Volunteer Spring Training for all volunteers! Friday April 28, 8:00- 12:00 Frazee First […]

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Tamarac’s Clean-up Day

Let’s clean up the refuge and make it a better place for wildlife and people. Tamarac’s Clean-up Day is Thursday, April 20 starting around 8:30 am meeting at the Visitor Center. Wear clothes you can get dirty. Bring gloves. Lunch will be provided. If you are interested contact Janice Bengtson: or call 218-844-1756.  

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Tamarac Tracks Winter 2017

The highlights of this newsletter include: “The President’s Letter” by Vonnie Jacobson, “Focusing on the Future” by Neil Powers, “Giving Hearts Day”, “Fall Festival”, “Connecting With Concordia” by Ken Foster, “Dewey’s Duck Camp” by Tom Fritz, “Snow Fleas” by Dave Israel, “Eastes Takes Grand Prize in Tamarac Photo Contest”, “Volunteer Vibes”, “Movies and Activities”, and much […]

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FOT Annual Report 2016

By Vonnie Jacobson, president Friends of Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge 2016 has been a banner year for Friends of Tamarac which was highlighted by recognition from The National Wildlife Refuge Association as Friends Group of the Year. We were also pleased to accept our community’s Regional Chamber of Commerce Tourism Award for the year. But […]

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