duck hunting

Dogs of the Western Region – Tess

NOTE: We here at Ducks Unlimited love our dogs. They are our hunting partners, cuddle buddies, best friends, and much, much more. To honor our favorite four-legged companions, we’ve decided to profile all our favorite dogs of Ducks [...]

October 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

Ducks Unlimited sponsors documentary at 2018 Duck Stamp Contest

Scot Storm’s 2018 winning entry. Ducks Unlimited sponsored the documentary Million Dollar Duck during a special viewing at the 2018 Federal Duck Stamp Art Contest, held Sept. 14 and 15 at Springs Preserve in Las Vegas. Ducks Unlimited’s [...]

September 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Western Region Canine Spotlight

NOTE: We here at Ducks Unlimited love our dogs. They are our hunting partners, cuddle buddies, best friends, and much, much more. To honor our favorite four-legged companions, we’ve decided to profile all our favorite dogs of Ducks [...]

August 6, 2018 // 0 Comments

Dogs of the Western Region – Fergus

NOTE: We here at Ducks Unlimited love our dogs. They are our hunting partners, cuddle buddies, best friends, and much, much more. To honor our favorite four-legged companions, we’ve decided to profile all our favorite dogs of Ducks [...]

July 13, 2018 // 0 Comments

Project Update: San Joaquin River National Wildlife Refuge

Ducks Unlimited recently completed Year 3 of restoration and enhancement projects at San Joaquin River National Wildlife Refuge in central California. Work within Nelson Lake, N. Vierra, S. Vierra, and Woolington wetlands conserved 293 acres of [...]

July 11, 2018 // 0 Comments

Slate Magazine profiles Ducks Unlimited

Online magazine Slate released its profile of Ducks Unlimited today as part of Slate 90, a series that examines and ranks the multibillion-dollar nonprofit sector. Author Henry Grabar examined DU’s operating model and the deep connection [...]

May 10, 2018 // 0 Comments

Doug Federighi Tribute

On May 20 in Los Banos, California, Ducks Unlimited recognized longtime member and Senior Vice President of Conservation Programs, Doug Federighi, at the Grassland Water District Office for his dedication to the conservation of California’s [...]

May 26, 2017 // 616 Comments

Volunteer Spotlight: Carley Taylor

Carley Taylor made a splash at Ducks Unlimited’s 2017 California State Convention in April when, at the age of 24, the Susanville, California resident pledged a life sponsorship commitment to DU. Taylor only recently took up the sport of waterfowl [...]

May 26, 2017 // 677 Comments

Warm Weather Stalling Duck Hunting in California

DU’s Peter Ottesen checks in with his latest migration report from California, and as many in the state can attest, the beautiful Fall weather has not been so great for duck hunting. Three weeks into the waterfowl season and reports from [...]

November 11, 2016 // 712 Comments

DU TV Spotlights the West

DU TV’s latest episode has a Western Region theme, first visiting California’s Central Valley with host John Paul Morris to meet Dennis Campini and his young son, Logan, at the Stillbow Duck Club in the Grasslands. DUs’ Director of [...]

August 31, 2016 // 726 Comments

The Tale of the Japanese Pintail in California

When Eric Heidman saw the pintail sail into his decoy spread all by itself on opening day of waterfowl season at Delevan National Wildlife Refuge, he knew it was going to be a good day. What he didn’t immediately realize was that the bird was [...]

December 4, 2015 // 644 Comments

DU Connects with Idaho Supporters

August was a busy month for Ducks Unlimited in Idaho, as members geared up for the start of the hunt season with several events. Idaho Fish and Game held the two-day “HUNT IDAHO: Connecting Mountains to Meals” Festival in which Ducks Unlimited [...]

September 24, 2015 // 699 Comments

2015-16 WATERFOWL REGULATIONS APPROVED

Ducks Unlimited is excited to announce the waterfowl regulations for the 2015-16 hunting season have been approved by the California Fish and Game Commission.  C/O California Waterfowl Association REGULATION HIGHLIGHTS: **The canvasback limit is 2 [...]

August 7, 2015 // 707 Comments

Winner of California Duck Stamp Contest Announced

Chuck Black of Bozeman, Mont., was chosen as the winner of the 2015 California Duck Stamp Art Contest for his depiction of an American green-winged teal. His work officially becomes the design for the 2015-2016 stamp. Following the contest held June [...]

June 24, 2015 // 702 Comments