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Upper Mississippi River
National Wildlife and Fish Refuge 1924   —— The First 100 Years ——  2024

About the Centennial Planning Committee and Partners

The planning committee for the 100th anniversary is an informal group of Upper Mississippi National Wildlife and Fish Refuge ("the Refuge") staff, Friends of the Refuge groups, and other interested parties who recognize the importance of celebrating Will Dilg and the Izaak Walton League's magnificent creation and see it as an opportunity to engage the public to help the Refuge through the next 100 years.

Planning partners include: