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The Friends of Turnbull National Wildlife Refuge is a nonprofit organization that advocates for and supports the mandate of the refuge to protect and enhance wildlife and their habitats through education, research, habitat preservation and restoration and compatible public uses.

The Friends of Turnbull activities Spring 2022.

Making your own yard more "wildlife" friendly

The "Wildlife" we are encouraging are birds, butterflies, caterpillars, bees, moths, other insects, worms and more. We gathered resources for you to improve Habitat for wildlife on your property by providing Food (native plants, pollinator gardens), Water, Shelter (layered plantings), and Space to raise young.

Resources for Making your property more wildlife friendly:

Additional links for resources on gardening for wildlife, restoring nature

Additional Activity Resources for families at home

Family Scavenger Hunts on the Refuge - If you plan to take a walk with your family at the Refuge, you can print out our Kids Scavenger Hunt and see what you can find on your visit. Have Fun!

Beginning Bird Watching Series Check back next year.

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Coming Events