Quivira National Wildlife Refuge

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Quivira National Wildlife Refuge

GPS: 38.1615 x -98.511

Quivira National Wildlife Refuge is located about 10-15 miles west of Nickerson in south central Kansas. Quivira lies along the Wetlands and Wildlife Scenic Byway and is home to thousands of bird species. In the spring, Quivira is a major stopping ground for many species of shorebirds as the migrate north. By summer, egrets and herons become a prime attractions and in the autumn, geese and ducks can number in the hundreds of thousands. In winter, eagles can found in Quivira. White-tailed deer, coyotes and other animals also abound throughout Quivira.

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The Northern Lights in Kansas
Quivira Northern Lights Panorama
Kansas Aurora Borealis Milky Way Panorama
Quivira Milky Way Reflection

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Spring Sunset at the Keeper of the Plains

Sunrise Fog at the Keeper of the Plains

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