US President Theodore Roosevelt was known for his appreciation of the natural world. On a scale of 1 (not very important) to 5 (very important), how important do you think wildlife refuges are to the United States?
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In March 1903, US President Theodore Roosevelt established Pelican Island National Wildlife Refuge in Florida. The act affirmed Teddy Roosevelt’s conservationist perspective and was the first wildlife refuge established in the United States.