March 2021

Ducks Unlimited Leque Island Project Dedication

For the first time in 135 years, ocean water flowed onto Leque Island in Washington when Ducks Unlimited and partners breached an island dike bordering the island as part of Phase II of the Leque Island Restoration project, a significant milestone [...]

March 22, 2021 // 0 Comments

Ducks Unlimited reaches major conservation milestone

Ducks Unlimited (DU) has achieved another conservation milestone with more than 15 million acres of habitat restored or protected in North America. The impressive number could not have been reached without the tireless efforts of millions of DU [...]

March 15, 2021 // 0 Comments

Development Directors of the Year Honored

Each year, Ducks Unlimited recognizes top-performing staff for their work to secure major donor commitments and cash support for DU’s conservation mission. The Western Region was recognized as the Regional Development Team of the Year. [...]

March 11, 2021 // 0 Comments

Restoration is dirty work

Shannon O’Neill Creighton Playing in the mud is one of many unique facets of marshland restoration work. Bay mud is most commonly a deep black, with hues that include rust, mocha, and ebony, and textures ranging from custard, to wet clay, and even [...]

March 5, 2021 // 0 Comments

Support grows for innovative project on Oregon Coast

David Bowers Ducks Unlimited has begun the second phase of engineering and modeling for the Nestucca Bay National Wildlife Refuge – Bay Unit Improvement Project with recent funding support from The Nature Conservancy (TNC) and Portland General [...]

March 4, 2021 // 0 Comments