News about the Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge

  • Wild in the City! Open House

    February 5, 2018

    YOU are invited to join us for this FREE EVENT, as we bring the National Wildlife Refuge System to the City... Come learn about recreational opportunities and how to get involved at your local National Wildlife Refuges. Staff and volunteers will engage people of all ages in learning about local wildlife, on-going conservation projects, volunteering, and upcoming events in your area. Hands-on activities, informational booths and light refreshments will be provided from 11:00AM - 4:00 PM, on Saturday, March 3.

  • Spring Volunteer Training Schedule

    January 29, 2018

    Whether you want to work with students and the public to spread the conservation message, teach about local indigenous culture, or get your hands dirty doing habitat work, this training will show you how local refuges manage habitat and inspire people. This four part interactive series will include presentations, activities, and field trips. Keep Reading....

  • 2018 Calendars on Sale Now!

    November 20, 2017

    On Sale now! Shop while supporting a great cause! The Friends of Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge's 2018 Calendar is here, and this year's calendar features the winning photos of our annual photo contest. The calendars are now only $15, and all proceeds go to support our mission! Whether as a holiday gift for loved ones, or a functional keepsake for yourself, your purchase helps support our public lands, protecting wildlife and the history of our area, in perpetuity.



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