July / August 2019

Archived from the July / August 2019 issue

For the Ducks . . . and a Lot More

A Message to Team DU from CEO Adam Putnam

New Guns & Gear

Ducks Unlimited's Product Guide for 2019

Waterfowl, Wetlands, and People

Researchers are studying opinions and attitudes about conservation and outdoor recreation. Their findings may surprise you

Five Favorite Waterfowl Recipes

Just in time for summer, the Sporting Chef reveals these delicious ways to prepare ducks and geese

Shotgunning: Gun Buying Tips for Waterfowlers

Whether you’re looking for a new or used shotgun, here’s how to get the most for your money

Conservation Goes Hi-Tech

DU and its partners are using cutting-edge tools and technology to guide conservation programs across North America

Understanding Waterfowl: Keeping Up With Arctic Geese

The dramatic growth of northern-nesting goose populations offers opportunities and challenges for waterfowl hunters and managers

Gearing Up: Going Mobile

Check out these boats, motors, all-terrain vehicles, and more for waterfowlers

The Wonderful Wood Duck

On a quest for a thousand wood duck sunrises, the author explains his obsession with Aix sponsa

Waterfowler's World: Customize Your Decoys

Reinvent your spread to be more attractive to waterfowl

Everything Is Better with Butter

This tasty topping will take your next duck dinner to another level

Whistle Commands

Mastering these communication skills is a crucial step in a retriever’s education

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