Reports and Publications

Annual Report

The National Wildlife Refuge Association’s Annual Report highlights the organization’s accomplishment for the fiscal year.

Read our annual reports from 20182017, 201620152014, 20142013201220112010 and 2009.

Arctic_Refuge_Report_CoverThe Arctic National Wildlife Refuge, A Crown Jewel in Need of Protection

The Refuge Association and National Wildlife Federation released a joint report detailing how development from the oil and gas industry would threaten the wildlife, vital habitat and indigenous traditions found in Arctic National Wildlife Refuge

Download the full report released in October 2015 (pdf).

Cooperative Alliance for Refuge Enhancement (CARE) Reports:

The Refuge Association-chaired Cooperative Alliance for Refuge Enhancement publishes a yearly report on the status of the Refuge System’s funding crisis.

Read CARE reports from 2017 Congress, 2017 Administration,  2015201420132012, 201120102009200820072002, and 2001.

 ReportsPagePriorities for Protecting America’s Wildlife:

Each year the National Wildlife Refuge Association provides recommendations for Congress to keep our country’s fish and wildlife heritage strong. These priority actions will ensure that the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, our national wildlife refuges and surrounding landscapes have the tools they need to protect habitat and wildlife from the many challenges they face such as pollution, invasive species, habitat fragmentation and climate change.

Read Priorities for Protecting America’s Wildlife from 2016 (Funding, Policy) 2015 (Funding, Policy), 20142011, and 2010.

Conserving America’s Great Outdoors:

Conserving America’s Great Outdoors: Fulfilling Theodore Roosevelt’s Crusade to Protect America’s Wildlife is NWRA’s report on how the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service can take a leading role in President Obama’s America’s Great Outdoors Initiative. Learn more about the initiative at

Read our report here.

Other Reports:

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