Carlos Avery Wildlife Management Area 

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Carlos Avery Wildlife Management Area
5463-C West Broadway
Forest Lake, MN 55025

Located 30 miles north of the Twin Cities near Forest Lake. The W.M.A. headquarters is 7 miles west of Forest Lake on Anoka County Road 18.

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Birding site. Over 20000 acres of marshland, lakes and swamp, Carlos Avery is best visited in migration when the songbirds come through, usually in large numbers. Species usually found in summer include Bald Eagle, Sandhill Crane, Sedge Wren, and Golden-winged Warbler.

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