Agassiz Waterfowl Production Area

 

American Goldfinch by Peter Card Jr.Features: One of 215 Waterfowl Production Areas managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service in surrounding counties, this site is 679 acres of native tallgrass prairie.

 

Best Times To Visit: April through October.

 

Birds To Look For: American Bittern, Greater Prairie-Chicken, Sedge Wren, Common Yellowthroat, Clay-colored, Savannah and Swamp Sparrows, Bobolink and American Goldfinch.

 

Notes For Birding The Area: Waterproof footgear recommended. Foot traffic O.K.

 

Contact: Fergus Falls Wetland Management District, 21932 Hwy. 210, Fergus Falls, MN 56537, 218-739-2291. http://www.fws.gov/midwest/FergusFallsWetland  E-mail: fergusfalls@fws.gov