Friends April Meeting and Other News

Refuge Friends and Volunteers, the next Friends meeting will be held on Thursday, April 28 beginning at 4:15 p.m. at the Refuge office (102 Walnut Street, Suite 205) and there will also be a call-in option. Email Mary Stefanski ([email protected]) if you would like the link to attend virtually. Click here for the meeting agenda.

April 23 – River Cleanup – it might be a little wet but we are going ahead with the river cleanup on Saturday. We will NOT be using boats due to the predicted wind but will instead walk the trails in and around the Aghaming Unit including along the Flyway Trail. If you would like to participate and haven’t yet registered, please contact [email protected] or call 507-454-7351. The cleanup will take place from 9:00 – noon.

April 25 – The Halfmoon Landing located near Kellogg, MN will be closed intermittently beginning Monday, April 25 while three fishing platforms are replaced. We will work with the contractor to keep the landing open as much as possible but need to ensure everyone is safe while construction is underway.

Trempealeau NWR looking for Seasonal Employees – Trempealeau NWR is hiring two Biological Science Technicians to work on invasive species. These are six-month positions that close on April 29.  The job description and application process can be found at