DU to Congress: Waterfowling is essential to outdoor economy

DU Chief Policy Officer Zach Hartman testifies on “The State of Outdoor Tourism, Recreation and Ecotourism.”

Chief Policy Officer Zach Hartman testifies before Senate subcommittee Today, Ducks Unlimited (DU) Chief Policy Officer Zach Hartman testified before the U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation’s Tourism, Trade and Export Promotion Subcommittee. The hearing was titled “The State of Outdoor Tourism, Recreation and Ecotourism,” and, as the world’s leader in wetlands conservation,… Continue reading DU to Congress: Waterfowling is essential to outdoor economy

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?’

Deceive Ducks with Ultra-Realistic Topflight Decoys by Avian-X

Grand Prairie, TX (December 7, 2020) – At Avian-X, designing a decoy as real-looking as the ducks flying overhead, requires carefully observing wild ducks and commissioning the world’s best decoy carvers to craft true-to-life models. From dabblers to divers, there’s a Topflight decoy for every duck hunter.   Above the water, Topflight decoys employ the precise size… Continue reading Deceive Ducks with Ultra-Realistic Topflight Decoys by Avian-X

Mallard Drake Whistle by Zink Calls, Brings in the Ducks

Duck whistles add variety to the sounds hunters make, and every serious duck hunter should include a whistle on their lanyard. Zink’s easy-blow Mallard Drake Whistle sports a unique mallard head design and is the perfect first duck whistle for the waterfowl hunter. Grand Prairie, TX (November 9, 2020) – If it looks like a duck… Continue reading Mallard Drake Whistle by Zink Calls, Brings in the Ducks

Bulk Up a Field Spread with Full-Body Duck Decoys by Avian-X

Grand Prairie, TX (October 7, 2020) – Full-body decoys add unmatched realism to any spread. The intricate details and exact coloration of Avian-X’s AXF Black Duck and AXP Mallard full-bodied decoys trick ducks into taking a second look. But it takes more than a true-to-life faux flock to seal the deal, so Avian-X added a wind-activated… Continue reading Bulk Up a Field Spread with Full-Body Duck Decoys by Avian-X

Zink’s Green Head Rocker is the Standard for Serious Duck Callers

The best-selling PH-2 has more volume, better low-end, and an overall ‘duckier’ repertoire. Grand Prairie, TX (October 7, 2020) – If there’s one thing that experienced duck hunters have learned over the years, it’s that the quality of their calling often makes the difference between success and failure. They also know that to be the best caller… Continue reading Zink’s Green Head Rocker is the Standard for Serious Duck Callers

Avian-X: HDR Hen

The HDR Hen adds to Avian-X’s Heavy-Duty Realism line of turkey decoys. Grand Prairie, TX (January 20, 2020) – Turkey hunters can lure the wariest Toms with the unparalleled realism of the HDR Hen from Avian-X. Featuring details molded from hand-carved designs and interchangeable heads, the HDR (Heavy-Duty Realism) Hen always provides the right look to draw in… Continue reading Avian-X: HDR Hen

Realtree, Honey Brake Lodge Partner on Behalf of Waterfowlers

Columbus, GA — Realtree announced today a partnership with Louisiana’s famed Honey Brake Lodge, bringing together the company that defined the camouflage market with the hottest destination and marketing force in the world of waterfowling today.    The partnership will help facilitate strategic branding opportunities for Realtree’s product partners in the waterfowling space by utilizing Honey… Continue reading Realtree, Honey Brake Lodge Partner on Behalf of Waterfowlers

Delta Waterfowl Launches HunteR3 to Secure the Future of Duck Hunting

A bold new initiative by The Duck Hunters Organization takes an innovative approach to recruiting, retaining and reactivating waterfowl hunters in North America. BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Delta Waterfowl announces the launch of HunteR3, an aggressive suite of programs to boost the number of waterfowl hunters in North America. “Baby Boomers are aging out of… Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Launches HunteR3 to Secure the Future of Duck Hunting

DU TV this week: Sooner state

Watch it on the Pursuit Channel or online MEMPHIS, Tenn. – Aug. 27, 2019 – Oklahoma waterfowling takes center stage when co-host Doug Larsen heads for Chandler, Oklahoma, on this episode of DU TV. Chandler may be small in population but it’s big in dollars raised for wetlands conservation. This tiny town (pop. 3,100) is… Continue reading DU TV this week: Sooner state