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Solar panels mounted on the building produce enough energy to heat the building and the floor water heat. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham

Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge goes green from the inside out, retro-fitting the existing building

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Though it may not look much different from the outside, or the inside for that matter, dig a little deeper and you’ll find major renovations at the Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center and Headquarters.

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“Literally, most of it is behind the scenes, behind the walls,” Tamarac Visitor Service Director Kelly Blackledge said. “Most of (the project) was retro-fitting what we had.”

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