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.

It's Time to Comment on the Tunnels

The Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge is ground zero for the Bay Delta Conservation Plan’s (BDCP) proposal to construct two huge tunnels ...Read More

Wildlife Observation Paddle Tours

Docent led Paddle Tours at the Refuge start June 1, 2014! Bring your own kayak or canoe and experience local wildlife on a wandering tour of norm...Read More

Nature Bowl 2014

Nature Bowl 2014 was a great success! All the students and teachers had a fun time teaching and learning in the great outdoors. Huge thanks go o...Read More

Enjoying the Natural World

On the first day of summer, I celebrated by going on a docent-led paddle tour at Stone Lakes. It was a hot day, but we started early and ...Read More

Visit the Refuge

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


We Need Your Support – Join Us Today!

Friends of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge has raised over $150,000 for several projects in the past few years. We welcome donations and volunteers.