DU's new CEO Adam Putnam speaking before an audience of DU's top volunteers and partners at the 82nd annual Ducks Unlimited National Convention in Waikoloa, Hawaii. His passion for DU's mission and for DU volunteers and partners is inspirational and contagious. More than 900 DU volunteers, staff, and partners attended the convention to celebrate the successful conclusion of the Rescue Our Wetlands campaign, which raised $2.34 billion and conserved more than 2.2 million acres of habitat.