Nevada

Western Region Legislative Update: March 2019

by Gary Link, Western Region Public Policy DirectorWe are conservationists. We pay for that which we want to conserve, protect and enrich for wildlife and wildlife habitat. Our DU Policy Committee leaders do serious work in our states and below are [...]

March 5, 2019 // 0 Comments

PROJECT UPDATE: Overton Wildlife Management Area

Ducks Unlimited recently completed project work at the Overton Wildlife Management Area (WMA) located in the Moapa Valley of Nevada. Overton WMA is part of the Lake Mead National Recreational Area owned in part by the federal government and managed [...]

January 4, 2019 // 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 Public Policy Roundup – July 2018

Nevada: Ducks Unlimited was represented well at the recent Nevada Bighorn’s Unlimited annual dinner. DU Region 1 Vice President/Public Policy Committee member Tom Enos and Western Region Director of Public Policy Gary Link spent a great evening [...]

July 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

Top Pacific Flyway Waterfowl Hunting Locations For 2017

Ducks Unlimited just released its 2017 list of must-visit, public waterfowl hunting locations in North America, including five along the Pacific Flyway. This year’s list spotlights Potholes Reservoir and McNary National Wildlife Refuge in [...]

October 13, 2017 // 1 Comment

Ducks Unlimited project offers a different view of Las Vegas

Tucked just few miles away from the glitz and glamor of the Las Vegas Strip sits a little-known desert oasis providing valuable wetland habitat for waterfowl and other species that utilize this region of the Pacific Flyway. And Ducks Unlimited [...]

February 3, 2017 // 648 Comments

DU Pushing Dirt in Nevada

Several citizens of Carson City, Nevada had been recently questioning the presence of active construction equipment moving earth around nearby Buzzy’s Ranch, located in the southeast section of town. Is it for a housing development? A shopping [...]

December 10, 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

PROJECT SPOTLIGHT: Carson Lake and Pasture

As part of DU’s March 2014 North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) grant award for wetland conservation work for the Lahontan Valley – Western Nevada region, DU completed a water conveyance improvement project at Carson Lake and Pasture [...]

May 15, 2015 // 557 Comments