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Ushering in the end of an era

Ushering in the end of an era

Paul Usher, a senior engineering technologist in B.C., is set to retire after a remarkable 40-year career at DUC.

Co-operation the key to conservation on Woodward Island

Co-operation the key to conservation on Woodward Island

Three breaches to the Woodward Dam and Training Wall will help juvenile salmon and improve biodiversity in marsh habitats of the Fraser River estuary.

Saving The Fraser River Estuary: A Priority

Saving The Fraser River Estuary: A Priority

A new paper by 23 prominent B.C. conservation specialists lays out the Priority Threat Management plan to save one of the most important ecosystems on Canada's West Coast .

Where cattle and ducks find a home on the range

Where cattle and ducks find a home on the range

The Hanceville Cattle Co. and DUC take the road less travelled in their commitment to conservation and agriculture in the Chilcotin.

Urban wetlands are the focus for coastal cities

Urban wetlands are the focus for coastal cities

While the groundhog may steal the spotlight every February 2nd, more and more communities around B.C. are focusing on wetlands as a way to combat climate change and the devastating effects it has on the landscape.

Partnership stems the tide of sea-level rise on the Fraser River Delta

Partnership stems the tide of sea-level rise on the Fraser River Delta

Sea-level rise is no longer something discussed in the abstract. The science is settled. Ducks Unlimited Canada and the City of Richmond partner to protect the tidal wetland habitats.

Management by measurement: Assessing the health of tidal marshes on B.C.’s West Coast

Management by measurement: Assessing the health of tidal marshes on B.C.’s West Coast

Assessing the health of tidal marshes on B.C.’s West Coast. What will it take to safeguard these essential environmental resources for the future?

Fighting for the salmon and waterfowl of the Fraser

Fighting for the salmon and waterfowl of the Fraser

Conservation project aims to renew fish stocks and fight invasive plants in B.C.’s most famous estuary

Major investment supports B.C.’s Fraser River Estuary

Major investment supports B.C.’s Fraser River Estuary

DUC receives $2 million to restore important coastal habitats.

Fewer feathers at East Marsh

Fewer feathers at East Marsh

DUC safeguards important wildlife habitat at the Serpentine Wildlife Management Area.

Escape to the estuary

Escape to the estuary

Take a video tour of some of B.C.’s most valuable natural habitat.

Wetland project will help B.C.’s salmon populations

Wetland project will help B.C.’s salmon populations

Improvements in quality water and passageways will benefit fish this summer at the Quatse River estuary