Delta Waterfowl Launches Innovative Online Duck and Goose Hunting Course

First-of-its-kind teaching tool delivers essential knowledge and skills for new waterfowl hunters BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — A new Delta Waterfowl Duck and Goose Hunting 101 Course is now available online to provide beginning hunters the knowledge they need to take that first duck or goose on their own or with their friends. Delivered in partnership with… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Launches Innovative Online Duck and Goose Hunting Course

Benelli Continues Champion of Delta Corporate Sponsorship with Delta Waterfowl

Benelli is proud to renew its support for Delta Waterfowl as Champion of Delta corporate sponsor for the coming year. The sponsorship allows Delta Waterfowl to continue its conservation and research efforts to ensure the future of waterfowl hunting. “Delta Waterfowl is leading the way in waterfowl conservation,” said Benelli USA General Manager Tom Debolt.… Continue reading Benelli Continues Champion of Delta Corporate Sponsorship with Delta Waterfowl

2021 Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey Cancelled

BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — For the second straight year, safety concerns over Covid-19 have forced cancellation of the annual Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey.  The spring survey, which has been conducted every year from 1955 to 2019, is used to monitor the status of duck and goose populations in North America, as well as to… Continue reading 2021 Waterfowl Breeding Population and Habitat Survey Cancelled

Delta Waterfowl Applauds USDA’s Expansion of Conservation Reserve Program

Enhanced incentives will boost habitat for upland-nesting ducks including mallards, pintails and teal BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — The United States Department of Agriculture has opened enrollment for the Conservation Reserve Program with a host of improvements — including higher payments and other attractive incentives for farmers and ranchers — that were advocated for by Delta… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Applauds USDA’s Expansion of Conservation Reserve Program

Delta Waterfowl Announces Key Promotions to Leadership Team

Strategic moves by The Duck Hunters Organization will help advance its mission to produce ducks and secure the future of waterfowl hunting in North America BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Delta Waterfowl has promoted three members of its staff to executive-level positions, advancing on the organization’s mission to produce ducks and defend waterfowl hunting throughout North… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Announces Key Promotions to Leadership Team

Delta Waterfowl Promotes Joel Brice to Chief Conservation Officer

Brice will advance The Duck Hunters Organization’s mission to produce ducks and secure the future of waterfowl hunting BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Delta Waterfowl has promoted Joel Brice, an employee of The Duck Hunters Organization since 2001, to the position of chief conservation officer. Brice most recently served as Delta’s vice president of waterfowl and… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Promotes Joel Brice to Chief Conservation Officer

Delta Waterfowl Promotes Becky Sicble to Vice President of Operations ​​​​​​

Sicble will direct operations and human resources for The Duck Hunters Organization. BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Delta Waterfowl has promoted Becky Sicble to vice president of operations. Sicble most recently held the position of human resources manager for The Duck Hunters Organization. “When Becky joined the Delta team last year, her tremendous leadership qualities were… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Promotes Becky Sicble to Vice President of Operations ​​​​​​

Delta Waterfowl Begins Annual Predator Management Work to Boost Duck Production

This month, Delta’s professional trappers start the strategic removal of top nest predators across 26 sites in North Dakota and Manitoba BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Mallards, pintails, teal and other duck species have begun to arrive at their breeding grounds in the prairie pothole region of Canada and the northern United States. The ensuing months… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Begins Annual Predator Management Work to Boost Duck Production

Delta Waterfowl Already Prepping Hen Houses for Return of Nesting Mallards

The Duck Hunters Organization continually works to produce ducks through its innovative, science-based conservation programs BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Mallards hatched last spring in the Prairie Pothole Region of Canada and the northern United States continue to drop in on hunters during these final days of the 2020-21 season as far south as Louisiana, Texas… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Already Prepping Hen Houses for Return of Nesting Mallards

Delta Waterfowl Research Explores Important Question ‘Where Are the Ducks?’

BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — A waterfowling contradiction has emerged in recent years: While three of the past five USFWS Waterfowl Population Status Reports have estimated record breeding duck populations and good production, many southern hunters have reported lackluster duck seasons. As revealed in the Winter Issue of Delta Waterfowl magazine, The Duck Hunters Organization intends to unravel… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Research Explores Important Question ‘Where Are the Ducks?’