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DU volunteers in Oregon work on special nesting project

Ducks Unlimited’s Bend Chapter participated in a special duck nesting project last month, elevating special grass-lined tubes several feet above water and surrounding plants to help ducks lay their eggs out of the reach of predators. [...]

March 13, 2019 // 0 Comments

DU Project Update: Oregon

Fern Ridge Wildlife Area Ducks Unlimited recently completed enhancement activities at the East Coyote Unit of Fern Ridge Wildlife Area, near Eugene, improving water management capabilities and wetland function on 300 acres. The project included [...]

November 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

Ducks Unlimited’s Western Region Migration Reports: 2018-19

Waterfowl season is off and flying! Want to know how bird migration and weather is affecting the hunting in the Western Region? Take advantage of Ducks Unlimited’s regular migration reports via Peter Ottesen and Bill Monroe by clicking on your [...]

October 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

DU celebrates over 30 years of work at Oregon’s Summer Lake

Ducks Unlimited recently celebrated its 30th year of conservation work at Summer Lake in Oregon, where DU’s very first Beaver State project was completed in the fall of 1987. Since 2003, DU has completed six more projects benefiting more than [...]

June 26, 2018 // 0 Comments

Work completed at Jackson Bottoms Wetlands Preserve

Ducks Unlimited recently completed work on Pintail Pond at Oregon’s Jackson Bottoms Wetland Preserve to help keep the pond at a steady level during the rainy season. Pintail is on the southern edge of the preserve, and is a former settling [...]

November 10, 2017 // 1 Comment

PROJECT UPDATE: Alder Island Marsh Restoration Project

A recent project on the central Oregon coast has restored valuable tidal marsh habitat at the Siletz Bay National Wildlife Refuge near Lincoln City. In partnership with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS) and the Salmon Drift Creek Watershed [...]

November 4, 2016 // 1,534 Comments

“Phenomenal” Duck Reports For Northwest in 2016

DU’s Bill Monroe filed his latest migration report for the Pacific Northwest in advance of duck season, and thanks to spring rainfall and snowmelt, the outlook for the 2016 waterfowl season in Washington, Oregon and Idaho is glowing: Waterfowl [...]

October 10, 2016 // 729 Comments