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Forest gains promising for flood abatement, ducks and hunters

MEMPHIS – Jan. 28, 2016 – As another year begins with record high Mississippi River levels, conservation partners in the Mississippi Alluvial Valley are marking the promise of a 1-million-acre gain in forested wetlands. These bottomland hardwood forests not only provide critical habitat for waterfowl and other wildlife, they also play a huge role in floodwater absorption.

Mississippi Alluvial Valley

An overview of Ducks Unlimited's Mississippi Alluvial Valley priority area.
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