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|LC Classifications||SK369 .U54 1971|
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|Number of Pages||28|
|LC Control Number||72600980|
Imperial National Wildlife Refuge offers excellent opportunities to enjoy and explore the outdoors. Learn More. Hunting. Hunting is one of the priority recreational uses on National Wildlife Refuges and compatible with the mission of this refuge. While enjoying this traditional, recreational activity, hunters help manage these lands for the. About the Refuge Though situated in the Sonoran desert, Imperial National Wildlife Refuge was established in to protect wetlands. acre refuge protects 30 miles of wildlife habitat along the lower Colorado River. In , Imperial Dam was completed on the river north of Yuma. Welcome to Imperial National Wildlife Refuge! Refuge Headquarters and Visitor Center: Here, refuge staff and volunteers are available to provide you with maps, brochures and checklists, and let you know what is happening on the refuge. This is also where the business of the refuge is conducted. P.O. Box N Wildlife Way Yuma, AZ Phone: Fax: Email: Refuge Staff.
Something of an anomaly, tacre wildlife refuge, created when the Imperial Dam was built, is home both to marshy-river species and creatures that inhabit the adjacent Sonoran desert. Book a stay at one of the luxury hotels close to Imperial National Wildlife Refuge to enjoy the first-class restaurants and spas, or grab one of the Imperial National Wildlife Refuge hotel deals, if you want to save a few dollars on an inexpensive trip. Imperial National Wildlife Refuge was established on Febru as a refuge and breeding area for migratory birds and other wildlife. Please join us in wishing the refuge a happy 79th birthday. 01/15/ Annually refuge staff conduct a bald eagle survey on Imperial NWR. Imperial National Wildlife Refuge Like Cibola a few miles north, acre Imperial National Wildlife Refuge protects riparian environments alongside the lower Colorado River, extending for 30 miles on both sides of the water, north of Imperial Dam. The refuge is an important resting and breeding area for migratory birds. Road to Palm Canyon.
The Yuma Visitor's Center boasts that there are no fewer than three Wildlife Refuges within a short driving distance of Yuma. They are Imperial, Kofa and Cibola National Wildlife Refuges. Kofa National Wildlife Refuge is on the way to the Castle Dome Mine Museum as is Imperial National Wildlife Refuge. Imperial and Cibola are on the floodplains of the Colorado River. Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Yuma: Hours, Address, Imperial National Wildlife Refuge Reviews: //5(50). As of , there are National Wildlife Refuges in the United States, with the addition of the Green River National Wildlife Refuge. Refuges that have boundaries in multiple states are listed only in the state where the main visitor entrance is located. The Imperial National Wildlife Refuge protects wildlife habitat along 30 miles (50 km) of the lower Colorado River in Arizona and California, including the last un-channeled section before the river enters Mexico. The Imperial Refuge Wilderness, a federally designated, 15,acre ( km 2), wilderness area is protected within the refuge.