Fern Ridge Wildlife Area

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Fern Ridge Wildlife Area
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
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Map showing the location of Fern Ridge Wildlife Area
Map showing the location of Fern Ridge Wildlife Area
Map of the United States
Location Lane County, Oregon
Nearest city Veneta, Oregon
Coordinates 44°07′13″N 123°17′58″W / 44.1204011°N 123.2995395°W / 44.1204011; -123.2995395Coordinates: 44°07′13″N 123°17′58″W / 44.1204011°N 123.2995395°W / 44.1204011; -123.2995395[1]
Area 5,010 acres (20.3 km2)
Established 1957
Governing body Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife

The Fern Ridge Wildlife Area is a wildlife management area located west of Eugene, Oregon, in the United States. It is named for the Fern Ridge Reservoir which it partially surrounds.[2][3]

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Wetlands in the wildlife area