We are the Friends group for the Red River National Wildlife Refuge. Our mission is to be an advocate for the Red River National Wildlife Refuge by promoting and participating in the conservation, enhancement, and appreciation of our native wildlife communities through education, fund raising, development of partnerships, and development of onsite projects for volunteers.
Our vision is to be a growing, diverse group of engaged and informed supporters who assist the refuge in reaching its full potential.
We are a nongovernmental, nonprofit organization operating under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code and a Memorandum of Agreement with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
We are an affiliate member of the National Wildlife Refuge Association.
Friends of Red River NWR Meeting, Monday, June3, 2013, 6:30 p.m.
“The Red River: Its History, Natural History and Cultural and Ecological Impact”
Presented by Amanda Lewis
Amanda is a biologist and Assistant to the Director of the Red River Watershed Management Institute, which is housed at LSU in Shreveport.
Meeting in the Environmental Education Center at the Red River National Wildlife Refuge Headquarters and Visitor Center.
The program is free and the public is invited. Join us for social and refreshments at 6:30 p.m. The meeting begins at 6:45 p.m. The program is free and the public is invited.
The meeting is postponed from our usual meeting date of the 4th Monday of the month due to Memorial Day.