Shell Lake National Wildlife Refuge

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Shell Lake National Wildlife Refuge
IUCN category IV (habitat/species management area)
Map showing the location of Shell Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Map showing the location of Shell Lake National Wildlife Refuge
Location Mountrail County, North Dakota, USA
Nearest city Stanley, ND
Coordinates 48°11′13″N 102°06′45″W / 48.18694°N 102.11250°W / 48.18694; -102.11250Coordinates: 48°11′13″N 102°06′45″W / 48.18694°N 102.11250°W / 48.18694; -102.11250[1]
Area 1,835 acres (743 ha)
Established 1939
Governing body U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service

Shell Lake National Wildlife Refuge is a 1,835-acre (743 ha) National Wildlife Refuge in the U.S. state of North Dakota.[2] Though wildlife viewing is allowed, hunting and fishing are prohibited.[3]

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