Cottonwood/Steverson Lakes Wildlife Management Area
Cherry County: Valentine, Merriman. This WMA has 2,919 acres, encompassing three lakes (Cottonwood, Steverson and Home Valley. The western end of Steverson Lake has a fen, and associated cold-climate plants that are relicts of the Pleistocene period. Other fens also occur in this headwaters area of the North Loup River. Located south about 30 miles from Cottonwood Lake SRA on State Highway 61. Major stop for migrating waterfowl in spring and fall.