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2022 DU Ducks in the Desert Continental Shoot set for March 2-6

Ducks Unlimited’s 2022 Ducks in the Desert Continental Shoot sporting clay competition will take place March 2-6, at the world-class Clark County Shooting Complex in North Las Vegas. The competition, now in its 36th year, hosts skilled clay [...]

October 25, 2021 // 0 Comments

Wetland Habitat Funding: Drought Relief for Wetlands

In response to the extreme drought in California’s Central Valley and the expected reduction in critical wetland habitat for Pacific Flyway waterfowl and other waterbirds, the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) has made $2 million [...]

September 27, 2021 // 0 Comments

DU staff members receive Excellence in Conservation Awards

Ducks Unlimited (DU) recently distributed their annual Excellence in Conservation Awards. DU’s Conservation Programs Committee (CPC) created the awards to recognize outstanding conservation accomplishments and the DU staff who made them possible. [...]

September 22, 2021 // 0 Comments

Water flowing into California’s Tule Lake NWR Sump 1B

Tule Lake NWR Water is flowing into Sump 1B on Tule Lake National Wildlife Refuge following the recommendation from U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service to the Bureau of Reclamation earlier this month. Water levels in the approximately 3,000-acre wetland [...]

August 23, 2021 // 0 Comments

Restoration project in Idaho’s Fort Boise WMA complete

Last spring Ducks Unlimited and the Idaho Department of Fish and Game (IDFG) completed a large-scale restoration of Fort Boise Wildlife Management Area (WMA), one of the state’s most popular wildlife attractions which draws 40,000 visitors, and [...]

August 16, 2021 // 0 Comments

Severe drought in California will impact waterfowl hunting

Western states are experiencing one of the most severe droughts on record with more than 25% of the western U.S. in exceptional drought, the driest category listed by the U.S. Drought Monitor. California is one of the states hit the hardest. More [...]

August 10, 2021 // 0 Comments

Ducks Unlimited is at work in the Klamath Basin

Finding solutions in drought-stricken Southern Oregon, Northeastern California The Klamath Basin is in the midst of an historic massive drought that threatens to change the face of the region’s wetland habitats and the very fabric of the local [...]

June 10, 2021 // 0 Comments

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