Detroit Lakes Wetland Management District
26624 N. Tower Rd.
Detroit Lakes, MN 56501
Wildlife Refuge: Birding, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Walk, Water Sports
Detroit Lakes Wetland Management District is located in northwest Minnesota and includes the counties of Becker, Clay, Mahnomen, Norman, and Polk – an area of approximately 6,000 square miles. The district is divided into three general landscape areas, roughly equal in size. From west to east, these are: the Red River Valley floodplain, the glacial moraine/prairie pothole region, and the hardwood/coniferous forest.