Chase Lake Prairie Project WMD


The Wetland Management District (WMD) was administratively created in 1993 and is a satellite station of the Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge Complex. The WMD consists of 127 Waterfowl Production Areas (35,317 acres); five Wildlife Development Areas (3,734 acres); 666 wetland easement contracts protecting 52,919 wetland acres; four grassland easement contracts preserving 2,790 grassland acres and 14 RECD Conservation Easements protecting 1,762 acres.In addition, the Chase Lake Prairie Project, North Dakota's flagship project of the North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) was initiated in 1989. The Chase Lake Prairie Project (CLPP) encompasses 5.5 million acres in 11 counties. this area supports a rich diversity and abundance of wetlands and grasslands providing some of the best waterfowl breeding grounds within the prairie pothole region.


The Chase Lake Prairie Project/WMD headquarters is located 3 miles east of Woodworth, North Dakota.





5924 19th St. SE Woodworth, ND 58496


Interpretive Programs Fishing Hunting Visitor Center Wildlife Viewing


FWS - Fish and Wildlife Service

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Featured Park
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Featured Wildlife
The pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.
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