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of wildlife, nature, and the Refuge.
Check out coming events.
Whether you prefer a guided walk along a Refuge trail or an educational talk, whether you are adult or youth, the Friends have a program or activity for you.
Enjoy photography? Visit the Gallery for Refuge photos and news of photo activities.
Interested in hunting, fishing, or boating? See announcements, opportunities and regulations under Refuge.
Watch our garden grow! New at Hagerman NWR, Butterfly Garden sponsored by the Friends.
This spring nearly 600 youngsters enjoyed a field trip to Hagerman NWR. We will be happy to help plan a fall field trip for your school!
All aboard! Take a 60-90 minute tour along Wildlife Drive on the all-electric tram, the C&E Cardinal Express! Advance reservations recommended, call the Refuge, 903 786 2826 - unreserved seats go to standbys at time of tour. Tours go at 2 pm on Saturdays and Sundays, and 10 am Wednesdays, weather permitting. Thanks to Dr. Carlos and Eulalia Araoz, donors, for this wonderful addition at the Refuge!
Please note - our volunteers cannot access messages left on the Refuge phone system; please speak to a volunteer regarding reservations or cancellations from 9 - 4 Monday through Saturday and 1 - 5 on Sunday.
To see a recent news clip about the new tram, click KXII.
A big thank you to Friends members and others for their support that enable activities and projects at Hagerman NWR. You can help! Gifts, donations and memorials can be made securely, online, at any time, and are tax deductible. Gifts and donations may also be made when you join or renew your Friends membership. Matching gifts, when available, allow your company or organization to multiply your impact.
Check out the new Friends logo, designed by graphics artist and Friends member Jesus Moreno, 1st Logo Design:
In 2013 the Friends of Hagerman have received the very first Friends of the Year Award, given by the US Fish & Wildlife Service Southwest Region.