Rapid City family makes wetlands part of their farming future

Rapid City family makes wetlands part of their farming future

Tom and Valerie Northam accessed DUC's landowner programs to restore and protect 29 wetlands on their Rapid City area property.

Manitoba’s Lenore wetland project: conservation then and now

Manitoba’s Lenore wetland project: conservation then and now

DUC Engineer Dave Dobson was part of the original Lenore wetland project 30 years ago. Now he’s helping to improve it for the future.

Father-and-son duo Rob Lamont and Pat Lamont are champion trapshooters…and volunteers

Father-and-son duo Rob Lamont and Pat Lamont are champion trapshooters…and volunteers

Rob Lamont and Pat Lamont, from Brandon, Man., are the kind of dedicated volunteer that DUC is celebrating this year as part of its 80th anniversary.

Johnny Lynch: celebrating a conservation lynchpin

Johnny Lynch: celebrating a conservation lynchpin

Passionate about conservation, Johnny Lynch explored new ways to survey, monitor and conserve wildlife, especially waterfowl.

DUC and BMO Financial Group team-up to invest in Canadian youth

DUC and BMO Financial Group team-up to invest in Canadian youth

Youth across Canada are discovering their passion for wetland conservation at Wetland Centres of Excellence, thanks to DUC and BMO.

Photo essay: the diversity, beauty and power of wetlands

Photo essay: the diversity, beauty and power of wetlands

No two wetlands are alike. And their uniqueness is what makes each of them truly special.

Migrating to Mexico’s mangroves

Migrating to Mexico’s mangroves

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.

Decisive action removes invasive aquatic plant, parrotfeather, in eastern Ontario

Decisive action removes invasive aquatic plant, parrotfeather, in eastern Ontario

A landowner’s call for help receives a rapid response to halt an invasive aquatic plant.

Terrebonne: a city that’s growing with nature

Terrebonne: a city that’s growing with nature

The city of Terrebonne, Quebec, is proof that urban growth doesn’t have to come at the cost of conservation.

Protecting Ottawa’s wildest landscape

Protecting Ottawa’s wildest landscape

Forty kilometres from Parliament Hill is an area that provides habitat for waterfowl, at-risk turtles and other wildlife. One woman is rallying people to protect it.

Peter Brown decoy auction sets records, supports conservation and captivates collectors

Peter Brown decoy auction sets records, supports conservation and captivates collectors

Guyette & Deeter estimate that when the antique decoy auction is complete, DUC will receive more than $875,000 USD from the sales to support conservation in Canada.

Connecting for the future of Edéhzhíe

Connecting for the future of Edéhzhíe

Building relationships with partners is the key to conservation progress in the Northwest Territories