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Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge

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This 11,430-acre refuge is composed of the Lake Lowell and Snake River Islands sectors. The Lake Lowell portion was established as a refuge by President Theodore Roosevelt in 1909.

The refuge is home to many species of waterfowl and birds year round, in addition to many species of coyotes, mule deer, raccoon and other cratures.

The scenic visitor information center is open weekdays 7:30 to 4:00.

Location: 13751 Upper Embankment, Nampa Idaho 83686 Telephone 208-467-9278

Other Wildlife Viewing nearby:
(Boise) Affordable Pet Clinic
(Boise) Birds of Prey Expeditions
(Nampa) Deer Flat National Wildlife Refuge
(Boise) Ewing Animal Hospital
(Boise) Idaho Capital City Kennel Club
(Nampa) Idaho Veterinary Hospital

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