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Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge

November 15, 2015
Edith Thompson is nearing the end of her month-long job swap with Tamarac Refuge manager Neil Powers. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Vicki Gerdes
USFWS personnel switch spots for a month
November 15, 2015 - 5:05am
November 8, 2015
Grand prize winner Kristie Yliniemi with First Frost.
Capturing the beauty of Tamarac Refuge
November 8, 2015 - 5:45am
September 29, 2015
Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge will host its annual Fall Festival Oct. 3 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Many activities are planned around the theme of “Bees & Butterflies,” including taking a “Pollinator Promise” to protect these tiny creatures from harm. DETROIT LAKES TRIBUNE/Brian Basham
Tamarac Fall Festival to celebrate ‘Bees & Butterflies’ by educating kids, families on how to protect them
September 29, 2015 - 2:02pm
September 5, 2015
Dragonfly Sunset by David Baer
Annual Tamarac photo contest needs your entries
September 5, 2015 - 5:30am
August 23, 2015
Ron Jenson, Tamarac’s 2014 volunteer of the Year, presents this year’s award to Connie Carlson. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Carlson named Tamarac Refuge’s Volunteer of the Year
August 23, 2015 - 5:45am
July 1, 2015
A ribbon cutting ceremony was held to commemorate the grand opening of the new Discovery Center Saturday at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge. The eco-friendly, 2,000 square foot building will house Tamarac’s environmental education programs, which bring between 3,000-5,000 kids to the Refuge each year. DL NEWSPAPERS/Brian Basham
Tamarac’s Discovery opens
July 1, 2015 - 12:00pm
June 16, 2015
The new Discovery Center at Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge is set to make its official debut at a grand opening celebration on Saturday, June 27 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Tamarac prepares to open new environmental education center
June 16, 2015 - 11:56am
October 15, 2014
Hunting and trapping is allowed in Tamarac Wildlife Refuge. Take extra precautions when spending time in the refuge. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Tamarac Refuge offers hunting safety tips
October 15, 2014 - 12:30pm
October 7, 2014
Families could take a short hike along the picturesque ‘Wilderness Trail’ , or view the historic cabins. DL NEWSPAPERS/Vicki Gerdes
Fall Festing
October 7, 2014 - 1:02pm
October 1, 2014
There will be bus tours during this year's Tamarac Fall Festival, themed ‘Wilderness &Wolves.’ Relax and enjoy the scenery, the fall colors and the animals that call the refuge home. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Tamarac Refuge to host Fall Festival
October 1, 2014 - 1:30pm
September 17, 2014
Wetland restoration is going on at Tamarac. The wetland at left is located just east of the maintenance/headquarters complex. The wetland was disturbed in the 1930s, and the aim of the project is to establish a more natural hydrology, creating a productive shallow wetland for waterfowl and other water birds. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Thanks to $25,000 Legacy grant, 40 acres of wetlands being restored on the Tamarac Refuge
September 17, 2014 - 1:30pm
September 9, 2014
Fall Color Tour is set for Oct. 2; will visit Detroit Mountain
September 9, 2014 - 3:56pm
September 3, 2014
On Saturday, people will have a rare chance to see designated wilderness islands in Tamarac
September 3, 2014 - 3:00pm
August 27, 2014
Tamarac Wildlife Refuge Manager Neil Powers, left, presents the Volunteer of the Year Award to Ron Jenson. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Jenson named Tamarac’s Volunteer of the Year
August 27, 2014 - 11:30am
August 24, 2014
Jim Sinclair's photo, titled ‘Spring Break,’ was the grand prize winner in the 2013 Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge Photography Contest. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Tamarac photo contest seeking entries
August 24, 2014 - 8:30am