Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge

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Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
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Trees in the Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge
Map showing the location of Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge
Map showing the location of Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge
Location Klamath County, Oregon, U.S.A.
Nearest city Klamath Falls, Oregon
Coordinates 42°03′00″N 121°54′04″W / 42.0498684°N 121.9011159°W / 42.0498684; -121.9011159Coordinates: 42°03′00″N 121°54′04″W / 42.0498684°N 121.9011159°W / 42.0498684; -121.9011159[1]
Area 4,200 acres (1,700 ha)[2]
Established 1978 (1978)
Governing body U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

The Bear Valley National Wildlife Refuge is a wildlife refuge located in the southwestern part of Klamath County, Oregon, near the California border. It was established in 1978 to protect the nesting areas of Bald Eagles. The refuge is part of the Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex and has a total area of 4,200 acres (1,700 ha)[2] It is administered along with the other refuges in the complex from offices in Tulelake, California.

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