Dedicated to the Appreciation of Wildlife!

Friends of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge is an organization of citizen volunteers which works to support the Refuge. On this website, you can discover our many activities and the ways in which we help the Refuge. You will also discover the benefits that accrue to Friends members in doing this work. You are invited to join Friends of the Refugedonate, and/or volunteer.

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News

Stone Lakes Wildlife Refuge Association News

YCC Application

Are you or someone you know interested in working on the 2019 YCC Crew? It is a great summer opportunity for youth ages 15-18. The Youth Cons...Read More

Geese on the Refuge

Here are the a couple photos the Refuge took of the snow geese last week. The only time it snows in the Central Valley is when the snow gees...Read More

Snow Goose Storm

The Refuge had a Snow Goose Storm last week with was caught on video by certified drone operator Marty Scholl, who had permission from USFW. Check...Read More

Guided Nature Walks Return

Great news! The docent let Nature Walks on the Refuge have started back up again. To see the schedule and details for upcoming events, go to: Eve...Read More

Brunch with the Birds Status

What's happening with Brunch with the Birds? As you recall, we had to postpone last Fall's BWTB because the smoky air was so unhealthy. We had hop...Read More

KCRA 3 visits the Refuge

Last week KCRA 3 news visited the Refuge and got a wonderful taste of what it has to offer. In case you missed their news report, here is a link t...Read More

"Ride to the Refuge Grant" Funds School Transportation!

Need a Ride to the Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge? The Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge offers high quality field trips with hands on...Read More

Nature Bowl 2018

LOCAL SCHOOLS GO TO NATURE BOWL FINALS Nature Bowl 2018 Semi-Finals were held at Blue Heron Trails in Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refug...Read More

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Events

Stone Lakes Wildlife Refuge Association Events

Guided Nature Walks Return

Great news! The docent let Nature Walks on the Refuge have started back up again. To see the schedule and details for upcoming events, go to: Eve...Read More

Brunch with the Birds Status

What's happening with Brunch with the Birds? As you recall, we had to postpone last Fall's BWTB because the smoky air was so unhealthy. We had hop...Read More

Visit Blue Heron Trails

There is always something to see at the Refuge. Come to Blue Heron Trails and be surrounded by the songs of Redwing Blackbirds and Meadow Larks. ...Read More

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Celebrating 25 years as a National Wildlife Refuge

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Friends of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge has raised over $150,000 for several projects in the past few years. Here are a few ways you can support us!

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