Bay Area

DU Volunteers Raise Money for North Bay Fires

In early October of 2017, a devastating firestorm broke out in California’s Wine County just north of San Francisco. Strong winds turned a small, overnight blaze into a raging inferno, catching residents and wildlife by surprise, eventually [...]

December 21, 2017 // 0 Comments

PROJECT UPDATE: Red Rock Warehouse

Ducks Unlimited recently completed the first phase of the San Francisco Bay Creosote Removal and Pacific Herring Habitat Restoration Project, which entailed removing debris from the former site of the Red Rock Warehouse in Richmond, California, [...]

July 14, 2017 // 7 Comments

Wetland Restoration IS working at Eden Landing

Ducks Unlimited played a key role in the restoration work at the Eden Landing Ponds in the South San Francisco Bay, which is part of the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project.  Check out this video on the latest [...]

June 5, 2017 // 1 Comment

DU Awarded Funds From EPA For Bay Area Project

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced today that Ducks Unlimited will receive $1,677,683 for wetlands restoration in the San Francisco Bay Area, as part of a suite of projects approved for funding by the EPA  through the San Francisco [...]

October 18, 2016 // 715 Comments

DU Helps Celebrate Grand Opening Of Eden Landing

Guests gathered under grey skies on Friday (5/6/2016) morning at Eden Landing Ecological Reserve in Hayward to celebrate the official grand opening of Phase I of the South Bay Salt Pond Restoration Project, which includes a new kayak launch, [...]

May 6, 2016 // 1,572 Comments

Staff Spotlight: Steve Carroll

The San Francisco Bay Joint Venture recently profiled Steve Carroll, who is Ducks Unlimited’s supervising engineer in the Bay Area and has had a hand in such notable projects such as Cullinan Ranch, Sear’s Point and Bair Island. Steve [...]

April 6, 2016 // 633 Comments

First Phase of Project Work in Suisun Marsh Completed

DU recently completed the first phase of work on a recently awarded North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) grant in the Suisun Marsh, which is a part of the San Francisco Bay Estuary. The Suisun Marsh Wetland Enhancement Project will [...]

January 23, 2016 // 722 Comments

Ducks Unlimited Celebrates Breach at Sears Point

A bucket loader pulled the last bit of earth from the dam in front of hundreds of guests Sunday afternoon in San Pablo Bay, releasing millions of gallons of sea water into an area that had previously been farmland.  After 10 years of planning and [...]

October 26, 2015 // 679 Comments