Optima National Wildlife Refuge

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Optima National Wildlife Refuge
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Map showing the location of Optima National Wildlife Refuge
Map showing the location of Optima National Wildlife Refuge
Map of the United States
Location Texas County, Oklahoma, United States
Nearest city Hardesty, Oklahoma
Coordinates 36°38′43″N 101°12′31″W / 36.6454°N 101.2085°W / 36.6454; -101.2085Coordinates: 36°38′43″N 101°12′31″W / 36.6454°N 101.2085°W / 36.6454; -101.2085[1]
Area 4,333 acres (17.54 km2)
Established 1975
Governing body U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
http://www.fws.gov/southwest/refuges/oklahoma/optima/

Located in the middle of the Oklahoma panhandle, the 4,333-acre (17.54 km2) Optima National Wildlife Refuge is made up of grasslands and wooded bottomland on the Coldwater Creek arm of the Optima Reservoir.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Optima National Wildlife Refuge Site Map". www.fws.gov. U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Retrieved December 13, 2011. 

 This article incorporates public domain material from websites or documents of the United States Fish and Wildlife Service.