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Dunnville State Wildlife Area

View Website Favorite (1) County Hwy Y - Downsville, WI 54751
Information: 715-232-1517
Toll Free: 888-936-7463
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The 5,000 acres surrounding the confluence of the Red Cedar and Chippewa Rivers is the Dunnville State Wildlife Area, divided into the Upper and Lower Dunnville Bottoms. This property is a mix of prairie, floodplain forest, fields and ridges covered by woods. Clay-colored and Lark Sparrows live here. You may even hear or see Bob White Quail. Red-shouldered Hawks nest here along with Eastern Kingbirds, Barred Owls and Blue-winged Warblers. The restored prairies on the property hold Western meadowlarks, Willow Flycatchers and Sedge Wrens. Along the edges of the prairie where they meet the shrubby trees, look for Turkeys, Orchard Orioles and White-eyed Vireos. Long and Wallace Lakes in the interior of the property hold ducks, herons and rails.

  • River
    • Yes
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Wildlife Refuge & Reserves

Nearby Places

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CANCELED - Dunn County Fair 7/22/2020 - 7/26/2020 Menomonie - 10.89 miles away
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CANCELED - Buffalo County Fair 7/30/2020 - 8/02/2020 Mondovi - 15.22 miles away
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Blue Ox Music Festival 8/27/2020 - 8/29/2020 Eau Claire - 16.06 miles away
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CANCELED - Eaux Claires 7/10/2020 - 7/11/2020 Eau Claire - 17.3 miles away
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CANCELED - International Toy Train Expo 7/11/2020 - 7/12/2020 Eau Claire - 17.48 miles away
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U.S. National Kubb Championship 7/10/2020 - 7/12/2020 Eau Claire - 19.18 miles away
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Eau Claire County Fair 7/29/2020 - 8/02/2020 Eau Claire - 21.39 miles away
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CANCELED - Kids from Wisconsin in Eau Claire 7/11/2020 Eau Claire - 21.43 miles away