DUC conserves, restores and manages wetlands with a big waterfowl hatch in mind. If the habitat is available and the conditions are right, the payoff is undeniably adorable.
Wetland habitats are the “neighbourhood” where ducks raise the next generation.
Up to 20 per cent of North America’s waterfowl migrate to overwinter in Mexico. But the wetlands they depend on there are threatened. That’s why committed conservationists are working tirelessly on their behalf, to protect these unique habitats.
2017 recipient Bruce Batt recognized for his significant contributions to the North American waterfowl conservation community
Conserving Canadian habitat remains critical to North American waterfowl
One strategy birds use to evade collisions.
Tips from waterfowl experts on overcoming identification challenges for the 20+ species of ducks that live in North America.
DUC partners with award-winning bird author, Richard Crossley, for the release of The Crossley ID Guide: Waterfowl.
Canada 150 celebrations aside, there’s another reason to celebrate our country this year: robust duck populations
When common eider populations plummeted, volunteers worked together to save the iconic bird species