waterfowl

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

NEW: Follow DU’s Western Region Office on social media!

Now you can specifically follow Ducks Unlimited’s Western Region Office on Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook for more information, pictures, and fresh scoops on all the work Ducks Unlimited is performing in Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, [...]

June 29, 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

Sacramento’s Powerhouse Science Center breaks ground

Sacramento’s long-anticipated Powerhouse Science Center, of which Ducks Unlimited is a title sponsor and has provided input on a special “California Water” exhibit, broke ground on Thursday, May 31 in front of local, state, and [...]

June 1, 2018 // 0 Comments

Why migratory bird Joint Ventures help the ducks

Ducks Unlimited CEO Dale Hall recently shared his insights in the DU Magazine on the North America Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) and the benefits to DU from the Joint Ventures, which are partnerships made of private industry and landowners [...]

May 25, 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

Let Congress Know You Support Funding for Wetlands!

Ducks Unlimited needs your help! The North American Wetlands Conservation Act (NAWCA) conserves North America’s waterfowl, fish and wildlife resources while producing a variety of environmental and economic benefits. Its success is driven by [...]

March 9, 2018 // 0 Comments

In Case You Missed It: DU holds California water forum

Ducks Unlimited recently hosted the “California Water Panel” discussion as part of its 2018 Winter Board of Directors meeting in Napa, Calif., featuring U.S. Congressman Mike Thompson (CA-05), Chair of the California Water Resources Control [...]

March 2, 2018 // 0 Comments

DU Alaska volunteers raise money to update goldeneye nest boxes

Recently, the Anchorage Spring BBQ chapter allocated funds they raised through Alaska Department of Fish & Game’s Auction Tag program, commonly known as Conservation or Governor’s Tags in many states, to purchase rough cut spruce and other [...]

February 28, 2018 // 0 Comments

Paul Bonderson to be inducted into the CA Outdoors Hall of Fame

Paul Bonderson, current Chairman and past President of Ducks Unlimited, will be inducted into the California Outdoors Hall of Fame during the International Sportsmen’s Exposition this weekend at Cal Expo in Sacramento. Paul is a dedicated hunter [...]

January 18, 2018 // 0 Comments

Project Update: Sherman Island

Ducks Unlimited recently partnered with the California Department of Water Resources (DWR) to complete the third subsidence reversal project of Sherman Island in the San Joaquin-Sacramento Delta. These particular subsidence reversal projects work to [...]

January 12, 2018 // 0 Comments

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

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

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