Archive for ducks unlimited

Future of Waterfowl Remains Uncertain

As U.S. budget talks continue, the future of the North American Wetlands Conservation Act hangs in the balance.

June 28, 2011

My Opinion on Predator Control: Trap, Baby, Trap!

What's the major determining factor as to whether waterfowl populations go boom or bust? It isn't food resources on the wintering grounds, it isn't disease and it certainly isn't hunting mortality. By a wide margin, it is actually nest success—the more eggs that hatch, the more ducks we can expect in a given population. Other important factors include the survival of ducklings and nesting hens.

June 06, 2011

Will This Be the Best Duck Season in a Decade?

Perhaps more than anything else, a successful duck season depends on the weather moving ducks to the right place at the right time. We hope their peak arrival occurs mid-season and they take their time moving farther south.

May 10, 2011

A Cost-Effective Way to Help Nesting Ducks

Delta Waterfowl's latest online feature contains a striking stat:

March 31, 2011

Is There a Downside to High Duck Production?

Delta Waterfowl predicts excellent wetland conditions for the 2011 waterfowl nesting cycle:

March 02, 2011

DU to Receive Grant for Gulf Coast

Ducks Unlimited will receive a $2.5 million grant to build a habitat for waterfowl and other birds that migrate to the Gulf Coast.

June 25, 2010

Ducks Unlimited Softshell Jacket

Whitewater Outdoors is strategically partnering with Ducks Unlimited to introduce a new line of duck hunting clothing for all seasons.

June 23, 2010

Gulf Oil Spill Threats

The Director of Conservation Planning for Ducks Unlimited Southern Region discusses the fragile coastal wildlife and wetlands in danger.

May 11, 2010

Whitewater Outdoors DU Rain Suit

Whitewater Outdoors introduces a new line of duck hunting clothing to satisfy duck hunters throughout the season.

April 13, 2010