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Friends of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge was formed in 1999 and is an independent non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation.

We are committed to conserving, enhancing, and restoring fish and wildlife habitat and cultural history in the Harney Basin of southeast Oregon through the support of Malheur National Wildlife Refuge staff and programs.

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SEASONS OF WILDLIFE

Learn about what you can expect to see and when you can expect to see it.

REFUGE PLACES OF INTEREST

Learn about interesting areas and locations to visit at the Refuge.

PLAN YOUR VISIT

Directions, lodging, must-see stops. Get all the details you need to plan your visit.

VOLUNTEER INFORMATION

Learn about FOMR projects and volunteer opportunities.

BROWSE OUR eBIRD LISTS

Click the link below to browse current Malheur Refuge sightings on eBird.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Work Party at Refuge HQ

A one-day work party for 10-12 volunteers to do some weeding, pruning, flower bed prep surrounding the Nature Center. Plan to arrive Saturday morning by 9-10:00 am and finish by 4-5:00 pm. Please RSVP with FOMR Board Member Linda Hoffman at (541) 388-2473 or rocknroll2@bendbroadband.com
Location: Malheur Refuge Headquarters, October 27

Pollinator Garden Work Party

A volunteer contingent from Worthy Garden Club and Worthy Brewing in Bend will join FOMR volunteers to construct the Pollinator Garden in April 2019. Lodging for volunteers will be available at Malheur Field Station. Please contact us at friends@malheurfriends.org if you are interested in joining us!
Location: Malheur Refuge Headquarters, April 12-13

OUR LATEST NEWS

On the evening of August 15, under a waxing crescent moon, staff and volunteers from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife (ODFW) convened at Malheur Refuge’s Boca Lake to band ducks. In th...