Refuge’s 50th birthday party set


Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge’s Golden Birthday Party will be Sept. 17.

Activities planned at the refuge at 12985 U.S. 50 East, Seymour, include:

  • A bird walk at 7:30 a.m.
  • “Passport to Nature”
  • Memorabilia
  • Special guests
  • A walk down memory lane
  • Lunch and birthday cake

The refuge was established in 1966 to provide resting and feeding areas for waterfowl during their annual migrations. The refuge includes 7,724 acres near Seymour and a 78-acre parcel, known as the Restle Unit, near Bloomington.

The refuge mission is to restore, preserve and manage a mix of forest, wetland and grassland habitat for fish, wildlife and people.

Information: Visit Muscatatuck Wildlife Society or Muscatatuck National Wildlife Refuge on Facebook or call 812-522-4352.

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