National Natural Landmarks

Ruby Marsh

Ruby Marsh
Ruby Marsh

Ruby Marsh, located within Ruby Lake National Wildlife Refuge, is one of the largest and finest natural wetlands in Nevada. It is a stopover and nesting area for many migratory birds, including the greater sandhill crane and trumpeter swan.

Location: Elko County, NV ; Elko County, NV ; White Pine County, NV ; White Pine County, NV

Year designated: 1972

Acres: 19,569

Ownership: Federal

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