Black Coulee National Wildlife Refuge
|Black Coulee National Wildlife Refuge|
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
|Location||Blaine County, Montana, USA|
|Nearest city||Malta, MT|
|Area||1,494 acres (6 km²)|
|Governing body||U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service|
The Black Coulee National Wildlife Refuge is located in the state of Montana near the Canadian border. This very remote refuge is a part of the Bowdoin Wetland Management District (WMD), and is unstaffed. The refuge is managed from Bowdoin National Wildlife Refuge. A gated gravel road leads to the refuge and there is no vehicular access, however, access is available on foot. A small reservoir provides nesting habitat for migratory birds, with over 100 species recorded to date.
- "Bowdoin National Wildlife Refuge". U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Retrieved 2006-08-16.
- "USGS Down Reservoir NW (MT) Topo Map Quad". TopoQuest. Retrieved 2008-07-04.
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