Become a Friend of the Refuge

We invite you to join Friends of Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge.  Membership is open to any individual, family, or organization interested in supporting the Refuge through donations of money and time.  All dues are tax-deductible and are used to fund current and future projects.

Help us leave a part of our world and your children’s world a better place.

If you are interested in volunteering or a membership of The Friends of Crane Meadows National Wildlife Refuge, click on the links below to print out the forms.

Volunteer form

Membership form

Donation form

Member Benefits

  • Help protect one of the largest intact native sedge meadow wetland areas in Minnesota
  • Have a voice in future development and planning for the refuge
  • Help develop and participate in educational outreach programs for all ages
  • Develop relationships with like-minded people
  • Know your dollars support refuge restoration projects and allow preservation of the environment for future generations
  • Allow for continuation of special refuge programs and events
  • Kept up to date on Refuge programs and events
  • Member-only events

For more information email cranemeadows@fws.gov or call 320-632-1575.