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WRO Development Directors of the Year honored

Each year, Ducks Unlimited recognizes top performing staff for their workto secure major donor commitments and cash support for DU’s conservationmission.“Directors of development achieve the highest levels of success when they work closely with [...]

October 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

Ducks Unlimited hosts Zoom chat on the Klamath Basin

Ducks Unlimited Directors of Development Anne Hansen and Jessop Boden recently hosted a Zoom chat for DU Major Sponsors entitled, The Klamath: Perspectives, Predicaments and Progress. The event featured a waterfowl migration update from DU Director [...]

October 13, 2020 // 0 Comments

Dusky Canada geese not legal to harvest

Photo by David Bowers Information in the most recent edition of Wildfowl Magazine suggested that dusky geese were a legal species to harvest this season. This IS NOT correct.Dusky geese are NOT legal to harvest. The season for dusky Canada geese has [...]

October 6, 2020 // 0 Comments

NAWCA funding approved for San Joaquin Wetlands project

The Migratory Bird Conservation Commission (MBCC), chaired by U.S. Secretary of the Interior David Bernhardt, recently approved more than $130 million in funding for various wetland conservation projects, including a project in California’s [...]

October 2, 2020 // 0 Comments

Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge Sump 1B is filling with water

DU Regional Biologist Amelia Raquel stands in a field of smartweed at Sump 1B in the Tule Lake Wildlife Refuge. Officials from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service and Tule Lake Irrigation District (TID) opened the canal between Tule Lake National [...]

September 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

Lee Bosch is new Ducks Unlimited Nevada State Chair

WINNEMUCCA, Nev. – Sept. 16, 2020 – Nevada Ducks Unlimited is pleased to announce Lee Bosch of Winnemucca, Nevada, as the chapter’s new state chair. Bosch, a DU volunteer for more than 15 years, began his new volunteer role on Sept. 1.“We [...]

September 16, 2020 // 0 Comments

Why Tule Lake NWR Sump 1B is going dry

By Ducks Unlimited Biologist Amelia Raquel; John Vradenburg, USFWS – Klamath Basin National Wildlife Refuge Complex supervisory biologist; and Brad Kirby, Tule Lake Irrigation district manager The Klamath Basin of southern Oregon and northern [...]

September 11, 2020 // 0 Comments

Western Region Conservation Chat: DUMAC

Watch our latest episode in our series of DU’s Western Region Conservation Zoom Chats, focusing this week on the important habitat work Ducks Unlimited de México (DUMAC) is performing for waterfowl. This week’s episode with host Anne [...]

June 26, 2020 // 0 Comments

Update on West Coast Goose Study

Dr. Mark Petrie of Ducks Unlimited recently gave an update to DU’s Alaska Convention on an important study taking place along the West Coast. California’s Central Valley has seen goose numbers triple to nearly three million birds over the [...]

June 23, 2020 // 0 Comments

Positive North Dakota waterfowl survey results for 2020

For the first time in its 65-year history, the 2020 Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey was cancelled by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS), Canadian Wildlife Service (CWS) and state partners due to COVID-19 restrictions. [...]

June 12, 2020 // 0 Comments

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