The side-effects of stress

The side-effects of stress

Arctic researchers link stress experienced during moult to mortality

The mallard take-over

The mallard take-over

Could the prevalence of mallard-like traits in today’s waterfowl go back thousands of years?

Hunters: the original Marsh Keepers

Hunters: the original Marsh Keepers

How waterfowlers shaped DUC's mission more than 80 years ago, and what it means for conservation today.

Migratory milestones

Migratory milestones

The centennial anniversary of the Migratory Bird Treaty is reason to reflect and celebrate.

Canadian habitat conservation helps North American ducks hold steady

Canadian habitat conservation helps North American ducks hold steady

2016 Waterfowl Population Status Report estimates 48.4 million breeding ducks

Sleuthing for scaup

Sleuthing for scaup

Recent findings highlight the importance of Canadian breeding grounds.

Technology is for the birds

Technology is for the birds

Report shows how technological advances track migration and help protect the future of bird species.

Ducks return to Carp River wetlands

Ducks return to Carp River wetlands

It's been less than two years since DUC restored four wetlands on Ottawa's Carp River - and the ponds are already attracting return visitors.

Designing to be the best

Designing to be the best

Conservator, the magazine for DUC supporters, wins top design prize at annual magazine awards

Common purpose

Common purpose

The common eider population is dropping in Maritime Canada and New England. Canadian and American biologists are working together to find out why.

Light weight and information-heavy

Light weight and information-heavy

How research scientists are using feathers to learn more about waterfowl

The Amazing Egg

The Amazing Egg

An inside look at egg formation, structure, and development in waterfowl