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Modified 28-Nov-11
Created 2-Dec-07
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The Sacramento NWR was created in 1937. The Sacramento Valley has been a major wintering area for migratory waterfowl along the Pacific Flyway for thousands of years. Half of all birds on the Pacific Flyway stop here each winter to rest, water and feed.
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