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Lost on the Ozark Trail, Mark Twain National Forest
Lost on the Ozark Trail, Mark Twain National Forest
DATE: 2014/09/28::
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Horicon National Wildlife Refuge
Horicon National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2008/01/17::
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Eagle Viewing on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge
Eagle Viewing on the Upper Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2013/12/14::
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Desert National Wildlife Refuge
Desert National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2013/05/19::
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Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge
Ottawa National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2014/07/16::
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Aransas National Wildlife Refuge
Aransas National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2011/12/08::
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Florida Everglades in the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge
Florida Everglades in the Loxahatchee National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2013/08/28::
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Breton National Wildlife Refuge
Breton National Wildlife Refuge
DATE: 2010/06/05::
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Overnight Hang in the Mark Twain National Forest, Cedar Creek Ranger District
Overnight Hang in the Mark Twain National Forest, Cedar Creek Ranger District
DATE: 2012/05/05::
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Hiking Cobb Trail System, Mark Twain National Forest, Christian County, MO.
Hiking Cobb Trail System, Mark Twain National Forest, Christian County, MO.
DATE: 2012/02/05::
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A Day at Mingo
A Day at Mingo
DATE: 2012/07/08::
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Places - Everglades National Park - VOA Special English 2014
Places - Everglades National Park - VOA Special English 2014
DATE: 2014/05/27::
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The Mark Twain Monster / (whitetail shed antlers)
The Mark Twain Monster / (whitetail shed antlers)
DATE: 2011/03/16::
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U.S. Fish & Wildlife Director Dan Ashe speaks at the Conserving the Future Conference
U.S. Fish & Wildlife Director Dan Ashe speaks at the Conserving the Future Conference
DATE: 2011/07/25::
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Lake Havasu
Lake Havasu
DATE: 2009/09/11::
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Big Muddy Series - Part 1:Missouria Indians - Rocheport - November 8, 2011
Big Muddy Series - Part 1:Missouria Indians - Rocheport - November 8, 2011
DATE: 2011/11/22::
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Justice Will Be Done
Justice Will Be Done
DATE: 2014/10/10::
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Snakes and Birds: Rowe Sanctuary Nebraska
Snakes and Birds: Rowe Sanctuary Nebraska
DATE: 2014/04/08::
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2014 sep 13 Safe Haven Wildlife Unionville, Nevada
2014 sep 13 Safe Haven Wildlife Unionville, Nevada
DATE: 2014/09/15::
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July 9, 2010: Weekend Special -- Online Land Sales -- Antler Ridge.
July 9, 2010: Weekend Special -- Online Land Sales -- Antler Ridge.
DATE: 2010/07/09::
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Mighty Mississippi River (2 of 3)
Mighty Mississippi River (2 of 3)
DATE: 2011/09/24::
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60 second tour of the Wildlife living at TheChildrens Museum
60 second tour of the Wildlife living at TheChildrens Museum
DATE: 2008/12/19::
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Satpura jungle night safari, Madhya Pradesh
Satpura jungle night safari, Madhya Pradesh
DATE: 2014/04/04::
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Chimp Violence Study Renews Debate On Why They Kill
Chimp Violence Study Renews Debate On Why They Kill
DATE: 2014/09/18::
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Kayaking With Missouri Wildlife
Kayaking With Missouri Wildlife
DATE: 2012/08/07::
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Wildlife on the Mississippi: river gold
Wildlife on the Mississippi: river gold
DATE: 2011/08/31::
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THE WILLIAM RICKETTS SANCTUARY
THE WILLIAM RICKETTS SANCTUARY
DATE: 2007/06/09::
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Tales of the Last River Rat-1.avi
Tales of the Last River Rat-1.avi
DATE: 2010/07/19::
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Gabby Giffords speaks four years into her recovery
Gabby Giffords speaks four years into her recovery
DATE: 2015/03/15::
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Comanche National Grasslands: Wine Glass Ranch
Comanche National Grasslands: Wine Glass Ranch
DATE: 2010/04/27::
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Monongahela National Forest
Monongahela National Forest
DATE: 2012/03/15::
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Colo
Colo's 57th Birthday
DATE: 2013/12/27::
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Devil
Devil's Homestead in Lava Beds National Monument
DATE: 2014/06/08::
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Bruce Beresford-Redman: The Verdict
Bruce Beresford-Redman: The Verdict
DATE: 2015/03/15::
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Umpqua National Forest
Umpqua National Forest
DATE: 2011/08/04::
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Lava Beds National Monument
Lava Beds National Monument
DATE: 2012/04/04::
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Francis Marion National Forest/Swamp Fox
Francis Marion National Forest/Swamp Fox
DATE: 2012/09/09::
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Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore
DATE: 2011/11/07::
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Stoddard Plot Prescribed Fire
Stoddard Plot Prescribed Fire
DATE: 2014/03/28::
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Tiger family feasting at night in Indian central jungle
Tiger family feasting at night in Indian central jungle
DATE: 2013/02/09::
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Cimarron National Grassland tune
Cimarron National Grassland tune
DATE: 2012/10/28::
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May 12, 2012 - Jewel the Black Bear - Jewel and her cubs 02
May 12, 2012 - Jewel the Black Bear - Jewel and her cubs 02
DATE: 2012/06/01::
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Discoveries…America Special Edition, Alaska Grizzlies Preview
Discoveries…America Special Edition, Alaska Grizzlies Preview
DATE: 2014/11/15::
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American Bald Eagles At Bean Lake Missouri
American Bald Eagles At Bean Lake Missouri
DATE: 2013/01/23::
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Horse Speedy MatingHorse Donkey Mating Documentary~1
Horse Speedy MatingHorse Donkey Mating Documentary~1
DATE: 2014/11/10::
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On the Road: Upper Mississippi River Reflections — Historic Towns, Trails and Tales
On the Road: Upper Mississippi River Reflections — Historic Towns, Trails and Tales
DATE: 2013/09/29::
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Drive to Eureka Springs, Arkansas
Drive to Eureka Springs, Arkansas
DATE: 2013/12/17::
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Sagebrush
Sagebrush
DATE: 2009/11/03::
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3 boat tournament bass fishing part 2 / weigh in
3 boat tournament bass fishing part 2 / weigh in
DATE: 2012/12/24::
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relaplaces video 48 for Meditation with Nature enjoy  Lake Superior beatiful scenery
relaplaces video 48 for Meditation with Nature enjoy Lake Superior beatiful scenery
DATE: 2011/04/16::
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The Mark Twain National Wildlife Refuge Complex was established for the protection of migratory birds including waterfowl, shorebirds, and songbirds. It is located along the Mississippi Flyway, one of the major routes for migrating waterfowl. Refuge units also provide important habitat for big-river fish and a variety of other native wildlife such as deer, fox, beaver, frogs, turtles, and snakes. Key goals are to conserve and enhance the quality and diversity of fish and wildlife and their habitats, to restore floodplain functions in the river corridor, and to provide wildlife-related recreational experiences for the public.

Several units within the Complex were established in the 1940s following construction of the lock and dam system. Those units were consolidated into Mark Twain National Wildlife Refuge in 1958. Since then, other areas have been added to Mark Twain, which now includes 45,000 acres (180 km2) scattered along 345 miles (555 km) of the Mississippi River and short distances up the Illinois and Iowa rivers.

In 2000, Mark Twain National Wildlife Refuge was split into five separate National Wildlife Refuges - Port Louisa National Wildlife Refuge, Great River National Wildlife Refuge, Clarence Cannon National Wildlife Refuge, Two Rivers National Wildlife Refuge, and Middle Mississippi River National Wildlife Refuge. The Refuge Complex administration office, located in Quincy, Illinois, has retained the Mark Twain name.

The United States Fish and Wildlife Service is an agency of the Department of the Interior.

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