"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 o...Read More

Friends Join Twin Tunnels Lawsuit

The Friends joined with a coalition of ten other environmental groups to challenge the approval of the Delta twin tunnels project, called the...Read More

Found a Baby Bird or Injured Wildlife?

The Refuge is not equipped to take in or care for injured or orphaned animals. Please contact the Wildlife Care Association at 916-965-WILD(9...Read More

Learn about our Hidden Jewel - Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge

The Friends of Stone Lakes National Wildlife Refuge is ready to present a free, richly illustrated slideshow to your group. It describes the wild...Read More


Come Enjoy Brunch With The Birds!

A free event to introduce you to the Refuge and those who spend time there. ...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

Cranes on the Wing

The Sandhill cranes have arrived at Stone Lakes! Visit the Refuge and see the cranes dancing and foraging in the wetlands. You can also take tou...Read More