Ducks Unlimited Conservation Issues Briefing: Vol. 2, #1

Prospects dim for
wetland protections in 2010

As the second session of the 111th Congress dawns, prospects for protecting wetlands through legislation are beginning to dim. Read more

Focusing on public policy
for continental conservation

The North American Waterfowl Management Plan (NAWMP) has been the model that waterfowl and other species conservation efforts have been following for more than 20 years. But, like any good plan, it is constantly evolving, and changes will be made in the coming years to incorporate advancements in both science and public policy to better conserve waterfowl habitat. Read more
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Big boost to coastal wetland restoration

Coastal wetlands, like those on the shores of the Great Lakes and Pacific Northwest, are getting a strong jump on the new year, as the Department of Interior announced more than $19 million in grants for coastal restoration projects across the nation.
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Newsletter Editor: Neil Shader
Conservation Editor: Dr. Scott Yaich
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