EXPLORE * Just 25 miles away sits Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
, a protected marshland on the edge of Great Salt Lake.
The first Executive Order published in the Federal Register on March 14, 1936, enlarged the Cape Romain Migratory Bird Refuge
in South Carolina.
occupancy rate 58.5% 1.2% POPULAR DESTINATIONS: Wasatch-Cache National Forest Bear Lake State Park Hyrum State Park Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
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Some states also have a state duck stamp that requires each person to sign their name directly on the stamp, and the money is pooled to purchase land for the federal migratory bird refuge
Now considered a classic in the environmental literature genre, that book interwove memoir and natural history, recounting her mother's battle with cancer along with the concurrent flooding of the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
near Salt Lake City, one of the author's childhood haunts.
It chronicles the unfolding of two devastating events in Williams' life--the flooding of her beloved Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
just north of the Great Salt Lake, and the death of her mother from ovarian cancer.
In nearby Brigham City, the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
covers approximately 75,000 acres and is home to the largest freshwater component of the Great Salt Lake ecosystem.
The Bear and Malad Rivers provide water for irrigation and to wetlands and wildlife habitat in the southern part of the study area, including the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
north of Great Salt Lake.
The 75,000-acre Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
is 45 minutes from Brigham City (which is about an hour north of Salt Lake City) and offers an exciting reminder of this natural space we share with wildlife.
Established in 1928, the Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
on the northeast arm of the Great Salt Lake protects some of the West's finest habitat for migrating waterbirds.
Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge
. As many as 600,000 wintering waterfowl - including up to 20,000 tundra swans.
Policy issues include national forests m the East; wildlife protection in Alaska, recreation resource survey; establishment of migratory bird refuges
; creation of Appalachia National Park, national capital parks, and national arboretum; and improvement of Yellowstone elk habitat.