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Making time for conservation

Making time for conservation

Katrina Hillier is a busy person. But despite working with several businesses in her home of Goose Bay, Labrador, she always has time to volunteer with her local DUC chapter.

The strength of the flock: A message from CEO Karla Guyn

The strength of the flock: A message from CEO Karla Guyn

With hope and help from nature, we will make it—together.

Surprising facts about backyard birds

Surprising facts about backyard birds

Learn the unusual traits of some of North America's favourite bird species, including downloadable and printable infographics.

Nature, in a time of change

Nature, in a time of change

How we see nature now–thoughts from DUC CEO Karla Guyn

Wood duck brings birders together

Wood duck brings birders together

Saskatchewan photographer inspires other birders with avian imagery. Learn more about Hanna, and her love of wood ducks and photography.

Maidstone, Sask. students earn Wetland Hero designation

Maidstone, Sask. students earn Wetland Hero designation

High school students recognized after movie night fundraiser raises donations and awareness for conservation in the community

The impressive courtship maneuvers of drakes

The impressive courtship maneuvers of drakes

Whether it’s through whistling, head bobbing or blowing bubbles, each species has a unique – and captivating – set of courtship maneuvers. Here are five of the impressive lengths some drakes will go to get the girl.

A butterfly in winter

A butterfly in winter

"I looked down at my mitt and thought I had a piece of bark on it. Upon closer inspection, it turned out to be a butterfly."

The power of small wetlands for clean water

The power of small wetlands for clean water

New research quantifies the role of restored wetlands in capturing phosphorus in agricultural watersheds

Biodiversity in Missaquash Marsh

Biodiversity in Missaquash Marsh

There’s no better place to celebrate biodiversity and World Wetlands Day 2020 than Atlantic Canada’s Missaquash Marsh.

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.

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.