DU Magazine

September / October 2019


For the Ducks . . . Fall, for DU

A message from DU CEO Adam Putnam

DU's Rescue Our Wetlands Campaign

The remarkable story of how Team DU banded together to make conservation history

Duck Bulgogi

This Korean-inspired recipe complements the natural flavor of ducks and geese

The First Summer

Hens and their broods rely on a variety of wetland habitats as ducklings must grow quickly to join the fall migration

Shotgunning: Ducks over Decoys

Be ready when the moment of truth arrives

A Call to Action for Wetlands

Guided by the latest science, the North American Waterfowl Management Plan gets an update to meet the challenges of tomorrow

Understanding Waterfowl: The Magic of Migration

When and where waterfowl migrate is determined largely by day length, weather, and food availability

Retrievers: Dove Season Tune-Up

Hunting these plentiful game birds is a great way to get your retriever in shape for waterfowl season

Waterfowler's World: Early Goose Bonanza

In many states, resident Canada goose seasons provide hunters with high-limit, early-season action

Motion Decoy Strategies

The right kind of movement in your decoy spread can make all the difference

Secrets of a Successful Youth Hunt

Here's how to create an unforgettable hunting experience for beginning waterfowlers

Conservation Success Stories

These landowners are providing habitat that benefits waterfowl up and down the flyways

Don't Miss!

To correct the most common shotgunning mistakes, learn to stop thinking and let your eyes and hands take over

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