wetlands

Guidebook to Bear River Bird Refuge Plants Available
Becka Downard - Utah Division of Water Quality

Around 40 million people from across the globe visit national wildlife refuges every year. At Utah’s Bear River Migratory Bird Refuge, some may come to hunt or fish, but the vast majority of visitors are there to witness species such as the American Avocet or White-faced Ibis in their natural state. 

engineering.usu.edu

Protecting wetlands facing the dual threat of water scarcity and invasive species is a challenging task for land managers.