Coronavirus (COVID-19) Notice
Although most refuge lands and outdoor spaces have remained open for the public to enjoy, we ask that you recreate responsibly.

  • Check alerts and local conditions on this website and call ahead for current information. Operations vary based on local public health conditions.
  • Consistent with CDC recommendations, all visitors (age 2 and older), who are fully vaccinated are required to wear a mask inside of federal buildings in areas of substantial or high community transmission.. All visitors who are not fully vaccinated must continue to wear masks indoors and in crowded outdoor spaces.
  • Most importantly, stay home if you feel sick and continue to watch for symptoms of COVID-19 and follow CDC guidance on how to protect yourself and others.

Klamath Basin NWRC News

Waterfowl hunting information


Waterfowl hunting season is just around the corner. Find important season dates, regulations and bag limits by clicking the link below.

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Visitor Center Final Environmental Assessment

"The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) released a Draft Environmental Assessment (EA) for Construction and Operation of Headquarters and Trail at Klamath Basin NWR Complex on June 25, 2021. The Draft EA was available for a 30-day public comment period. Only one public comment was received requesting full accessibility of the trail and visitor center; the Final EA was revised to include additional details about accessibility. Based on the analysis in the Final EA, the Service has issued a Finding of No Significant Impact and Decision Document to approve the project. The Final EA and FONSI are available here."

Visitor Center Final Environmental Assessment
Tule Lake National Monument

Camp Tulelake


The Camp was first built by the Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) in 1935, but later housed Japanese Americans in 1943 then German Prisoners of War from 1944 - 1946. It is located on Hill Road approximately two miles north of the Klamath Basin Wildlife Refuge Visitor Center. Visitors may only enter the grounds as part of a ranger guided program. You are welcome to take pictures of the buildings and view the road side exhibits from outside the fence.

About the Complex

Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex

Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge is managed as part of the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex.

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About the NWRS

National Wildlife Refuge System


The National Wildlife Refuge System, within the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, manages a national network of lands and waters set aside to conserve America's fish, wildlife, and plants.

Learn more about the NWRS