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Down by the old fisher tracks

Down by the old fisher tracks

Ontario landowner Bill Kendall welcomes wildlife and human guests alike to the DUC wetland on his property. Some guests are more surprising than others.

Meet Alberta’s new manager of provincial operations

Meet Alberta’s new manager of provincial operations

Introducing Thorsten Hebben, DUC's new provincial manager of operations in Alberta.

Focus on Water

Focus on Water

Science is helping us better understand the role of small wetlands in water quality

Bright young star raises funds for wetland conservation

Bright young star raises funds for wetland conservation

Wetland Hero Sadie is inspired to raise money for wetland conservation

Keeping tidal forces at bay

Keeping tidal forces at bay

We've partnered with the Confederacy of Mainland Mi’kmaq to monitor our salt marsh restoration at Wallace Bay in Nova Scotia, a project that will help combat coastal erosion, provide habitat for fish and hopefully lead to a resurgence of sweetgrass, a common salt marsh plant, and one that’s particularly important to the Mi’kmaq.

Re-wilding at Rivière du Nord

Re-wilding at Rivière du Nord

DUC reverts decades-old freshwater marsh to saltwater to protect New Brunswick coastline from sea-level rise and provide habitat for endangered species.

DUC’s Top 20 in 2020

DUC’s Top 20 in 2020

The stories that made headlines, and headway, for conservation in Canada in 2020.

Wetlands: where learning comes to life

Wetlands: where learning comes to life

Wetlands don’t just nurture ducks. They foster young minds, too. Here’s how we’re helping up-and-coming conservationists earn their wings … and fly.

Ken Ferris leaves lasting impression at Ducks Unlimited Canada

Ken Ferris leaves lasting impression at Ducks Unlimited Canada

One of DUC’s most renowned artists and tireless fundraisers is set to call it a career at the end of the year. Ken Ferris, DUC’s manager of volunteer and corporate fundraising for northern B.C., is retiring.

The gift that keeps on giving

The gift that keeps on giving

As a young child growing up in Poland, Aleksandra Kepczynska—known as Ola to friends—had no idea unwrapping a present would shape the rest of her life and a budding career in conservation.

Natural infrastructure: more than jargon

Natural infrastructure: more than jargon

Why do we talk about “natural infrastructure” in conservation today?

News from Ducks Unlimited Canada in Ontario

News from Ducks Unlimited Canada in Ontario

DUC’tario newsletter provides stories and news about the people, projects and events that make up our Ontario community. Read the latest issue.