Prairie Wetlands Learning Center
602 State Highway 210 E.
Fergus Falls, MN 56537
Nature Center: Birding, Fish, Nature Education, Picnic, Walk
The Prairie Wetlands Learning Center is the first residential environmental education center operated by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, and focuses on the understanding of prairies and wetlands.The Prairie Wetlands Learning Center sits on the Townsend Waterfowl Production Area, a 330 acre tract just outside Fergus Falls, Minnesota. The site includes both native unbroken and restored prairie, over twenty wetlands and an oak savannah. Over 180 species of birds have been identified at the Center, as well as a wide variety of native prairie grasses and forbs