DU staff members receive Excellence in Conservation Awards

Awards given annually by DU Conservation Programs Committee Ducks Unlimited (DU) recently distributed their annual Excellence in Conservation Awards. DU’s Conservation Programs Committee (CPC) created the awards to recognize outstanding conservation accomplishments and the DU staff who made them possible. Thanks to the continued commitment of DU’s staff, the organization reached an historic milestone last… Continue reading DU staff members receive Excellence in Conservation Awards

General Tire is newest Proud Partner of Ducks Unlimited

Ducks Unlimited (DU) is excited to welcome General Tire as its newest Proud Partner. DU’s Corporate Partner Program is comprised of an elite list of companies that go above and beyond DU’s conservation call to action. The partnership between DU and General Tire is a multi-year brand sponsorship offering comprehensive support across multiple fundraising platforms… Continue reading General Tire is newest Proud Partner of Ducks Unlimited

Ducks Unlimited Pays Tribute to a Conservation Icon

The Ducks Unlimited (DU) family is saddened to learn of the passing of William B. Dunavant Jr., Ducks Unlimited major sponsor, Wetlands America Trust Emeritus board member, and instrumental force behind DU national headquarters relocating to and residing in Memphis.  “Mr. Dunavant is a conservation icon, legendary for his business acumen and dedication to leaving… Continue reading Ducks Unlimited Pays Tribute to a Conservation Icon

Ducks Unlimited recognizes outstanding fundraising achievements

Following another successful fundraising year, choosing Ducks Unlimited (DU) Regional Director and Director of Development of the Year is always challenging. After careful deliberation, Jarrett Lafferty and James Roberts were honored for their fundraising efforts. Also recognized this year for outstanding achievement is Senior Director of Fundraising and Stewardship, Tammy Parisotto. Lafferty serves as DU… Continue reading Ducks Unlimited recognizes outstanding fundraising achievements

DU applauds DOI expansion of hunting, fishing opportunities

Expansion opens recreational opportunities on 2.1 million acres of public lands U.S. Department of Interior (DOI) Secretary Deb Haaland announced the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Service) expanded hunting and fishing opportunities to Americans by opening 2.1 million acres to public recreational access. “Just in time for the rapidly approaching hunting seasons, this expansion of… Continue reading DU applauds DOI expansion of hunting, fishing opportunities

Duck Slam returns to challenge Nebraska waterfowl hunters

LINCOLN, Neb. – You love it: being in the blind, setting up the spread, turning a flock, watching them cup, taking the shot and seeing a great retrieve. Duck hunting is time well spent. The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission and Ducks Unlimited are proud to bring back the popular Nebraska Duck Slam, a challenge… Continue reading Duck Slam returns to challenge Nebraska waterfowl hunters

DU to support Campus Waterfowl fall tour

Ducks Unlimited (DU) is proud to announce their support of the 2021-22 Campus Waterfowl’s Collegiate Waterfowl Tour this fall. Founded in 2014, Campus Waterfowl is a college-student-based, social-media-driven waterfowl hunting showcase. With a presence on all major social media platforms, Campus Waterfowl airs exciting waterfowl hunting adventures featuring college students from around the country. Last… Continue reading DU to support Campus Waterfowl fall tour

Infrastructure bill funds priority conservation programs

Chesapeake Bay, Great Lakes among areas to receive vital funding Today, Ducks Unlimited (DU) applauded important conservation funding included in the bipartisan infrastructure agreement, recently passed by the Senate. The agreement includes funding for several critical conservation programs aimed at protecting and restoring waterfowl habitat in some of DU’s highest priority areas, including in the… Continue reading Infrastructure bill funds priority conservation programs

Ducks Unlimited Launches Season 3 of Conserve

Ducks Unlimited (DU) is pleased to announce season three of its online film series, DU Conserve. Film one of this season’s four-part series premieres Aug. 5. You can watch this season’s trailer here. DU Conserve is a unique online film series from Ducks Unlimited, the world leader in wetlands and waterfowl conservation. Each film tells a… Continue reading Ducks Unlimited Launches Season 3 of Conserve

Watch DU’s newest online film:“SoDak”

 Ducks Unlimited (DU) recently released the latest film in its online series, DU Films. In this film, the fifth of season 7, DU Films heads north to the fertile Prairie Pothole Region of South Dakota, a priority area for DU’s wetlands conservation efforts and vital to a healthy and stable waterfowl population.  The generosity of… Continue reading Watch DU’s newest online film:“SoDak”