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Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona-California

United States. Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife.

Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona-California

master plan.

by United States. Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife.

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    Places:
  • Imperial National Wildlife Refuge (Ariz. and Calif.)
    • Subjects:
    • Imperial National Wildlife Refuge (Ariz. and Calif.)

    • Classifications
      LC ClassificationsSK369 .U54 1971
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[28] p.
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5389738M
      LC Control Number72600980

      The expanse of the refuge encompas acres and protects 30 miles of wildlife habitat along the lower Colorado River. Though situated in the Sonoran desert, ironically, the Imperial National Wildlife Refuge was established in to protect wetlands. The Imperial Fire is located on the Imperial National Wildlife Refuge on the California side of the river between Ferguson Lake and the old gauging station across from the Eureka Mine area. With an increase in relative humidity, the Imperial Fire activity has been reduced to light or moderate.

      Dead Burro Canyon Trail is a loop hike for the adventurous around a mountain block through a deep scenic canyon in Havasu National Wildlife Refuge, a wilderness setting where very few trails exist. Look for wild burro and Bighorn sheep! Here is a list with illustrations of the Passport Cancellation Stamps I collected from national wildlife refuges and national fish hacheries, both administered by the U. S. Fish and Wildlife Service. These stamps are often called "blue goose passport stamps".

        Of the nea acre Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, 15, are designated wilderness. Within the refuge you will enjoy boating trips, hiking, fishing, and bird watching. Wandering the painted desert trail is a must for all. Its beauty will long linger in the recesses of your mind, popping up in nostalgic bursts when least expected. Gila Mountain RV Resort is a family owned and operated business located in Yuma, Arizona established in with over sites. Facility amenities include: swimming pool, hot tub, club house, shuffle board, library, game room, and dog run area.


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Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona-California by United States. Bureau of Sport Fisheries and Wildlife. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Of the nea acre Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, 15, are designated wilderness. The important designation helps ensure this amazing desert landscape is protected for future generations.

Wilderness designation offers protection from logging or mining and prevents the construction of permanent roads, vehicles or structures. Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Yuma: Hours, Address, Imperial National Wildlife Refuge Reviews: //5(51).

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. InImperial 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 ofthere 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.

The Imperial National Wildlife Refuge is 25, acres on 30 miles of the west and east sides of the Lower Colorado River. Of this, 15, acres (9, acres in Arizona and 5, acres in California) is designated wilderness.

Imperial Wildlife Area is approximately 7, acres of salt marshes, freshwater ponds, and desert scrub. Levees and canals form terraces between seasonally flooded ponds and fields. There are also roads throughout the area.

Abundant waterfowl and shorebirds can. The Imperial National Wildlife Refuge is located about a half an hour from Yuma. Unfortunately, we didn't have time to stop by the visitor center, but proceeded directly to the look-out points above the river and to the Painted Desert Trail. The Painted Desert Trail is about a / TripAdvisor reviews.

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Save on popular hotels near Imperial National Wildlife Refuge, Arizona: Browse Expedia's selection of 8 hotels and places to stay closest to Imperial National Wildlife Refuge. Find cheap deals and discount rates among them that best fit your budget.

It's simple to book your hotel with Expedia. Imperial National Wildlife Refuge is a 31,acre area spanning the border of Arizona and California along the Colorado River, behind Imperial Dam. “The river and its associated backwater lakes.

Imperial National Wildlife Refuge protects wildlife habitat along 30 miles of the lower Colorado River in Arizona and California, including the last unchannelized section before the river enters Mexico.

The river and its associated backwater lakes and wetlands are a green oasis, contrasting with the surrounding desert mountains.The Imperial Dam Long Term Visitor Area (LTVA) was created in to fulfill the needs of winter visitors and to protect the local desert ecosystem from overuse.

The campground is approximately 3, acres in size, flat landscape, sparsely vegetated with plants such as creosote bushes, palo verde trees, ironwood trees, mesquite trees and.State of the IBAs Baseline – More Technical info about the status of this Important Bird Area.

National Audubon Profile Pa ge for Imperial National Wildlife Refuge IBA. Complete Checklist of birds Reported for Imperial National Wildlife Refuge IBA. For an interactive map and habitat and land ownership analysis of this IBA visit the National Audubon IBA Map and select.