Canada’s boreal forest has many regions that share a common truth

Canada’s boreal forest has many regions that share a common truth

For the health of our environment and for our enjoyment of nature, maintaining biodiversity in wetlands across the boreal forest of Canada is crucial.

Saving the breeding grounds of the piping plover

Saving the breeding grounds of the piping plover

The Junction Lake project, breeding grounds of the piping plover, is an excellent example of partners working together to conserve and restore habitats, not only in Alberta, but across Canada that benefit multiple species and promote biodiversity.

Alberta farmers forage ahead with DUC and Nutrien Ag Solutions

Alberta farmers forage ahead with DUC and Nutrien Ag Solutions

The Special Areas was formed in 1938 by the provincial government when the drought of the Dirty Thirties forced more than 25,000 farmers off about 1.5 million acres of homestead land. Some farmers and ranchers stayed, changed the way they farmed and learned to adapt to the land, tackle drought, manage crops and acknowledge the areas’ special challenges.

Fueling conservation through sustainable development

Fueling conservation through sustainable development

Pembina Pipeline Corporation makes a large conservation investment in Canada’s Prairies, helping to preserve important wetland and grassland habitat.

Courting nature at Frank Lake, Alberta

Courting nature at Frank Lake, Alberta

Videographer Brian Keating gets front-row seat to elaborate avian choreography

Conservation finds a home on the range: DUC supports beef industry for environmental sustainability with ABP

Conservation finds a home on the range: DUC supports beef industry for environmental sustainability with ABP

Reed Ranch School named as a DUC Wetland Hero

Reed Ranch School named as a DUC Wetland Hero

A small school in Olds, Alberta reaches a big conservation milestone.

Alberta’s Gregg Gallaway named DUC’s National Volunteer of the Year

Alberta’s Gregg Gallaway named DUC’s National Volunteer of the Year

For volunteer Gregg Gallaway, supporting wetland conservation is an investment in the future.

Staying the course, aces for hire

Staying the course, aces for hire

When DUC Alberta's newest conservation program specialists began, it was a reunion of kindred spirits, sharing the experience of attending Lakeland College.

Forage Program

Forage Program

Helping with your purchases of Proven Seed forage varieties from Nutrien by underwriting a significant portion of your seed costs.

Amazing graze: forage program now underway from DUC and Nutrien Ag Solutions™

Amazing graze: forage program now underway from DUC and Nutrien Ag Solutions™

Hay and high-quality grassland for grazing was hard to come by this past year in some parts of the Canadian prairies but the answer for next year may be found with the 2019 forage program from Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC) and Nutrien Ag Solutions™.

Alberta grasslands: where the buffalo roam again

Alberta grasslands: where the buffalo roam again

Ranchers and DUC work together to conserve native prairie grassland and bring bison back at the Shell Buffalo Hills Conservation Ranch.