Friends of Hagerman NWR Foundation is a 501(c)(3) corporation whose mission is to instill reverence, respect and conservation of our wild creatures and habitats through supporting environmental education, recreational activities, and programs of Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service
Hagerman National Wildlife Refuge, est. 1946, includes over 11,000 acres of diverse habitat for wildlife. The primary mission of the Refuge is to provide a place for food, rest and shelter for migratory waterfowl. The Refuge is open to the public 365 days each year, from dawn to dusk. Located on the Big Mineral Arm of Lake Texoma, at 6465 Refuge Road, Sherman 75092.
Office hours are 7:30 am - 4 pm M-F; closed weekends and federal holidays.
Visitor Center (no official business) hours) are 7:30 am - 4 pm,M-F, 9 am - 4 pm Saturdays, 1 - 5 pm on Sundays, closed Thanksgiving & Christmas; limited hours on federal holidays. For more info call 903 786 2826.
Nature Nook book and gifts shop, 9-4 M-F; 9 - 4 Saturday and 1 - 5 Sunday.
USFWS Southwest Region Friends of the Year Award 2012
Friends of Hagerman founded in 2005
Friends of Hagerman co-sponsor nature programs and activities at the Refuge, provide volunteer help, tell the Refuge's story, and operate a small nature gift shop.