|We have many exciting events and activities
scheduled at the Horicon NWR. Information can be
found on our calendar page. Be sure to check out
the Horicon NWR's calendar as well. Hope to see
you at these events!
May 19, 2013
|Visits since July 22, 2010
|"Volunteers don't get
paid, not because
they're worthless, but
- Sherry Anderson
|Whooping Cranes on the Horicon NWR
|In 1941 the Whooping Crane was on the verge of extinction
with only 23 birds left. With strong conservation efforts, there
are now over 500 Whooping Cranes. The Horicon NWR is
proud to be part of this extensive recovery program.