Join waterfowl experts and enthusiasts at Maple River State Game Area for the Ducks Unlimited Maple River Migration Tour on Saturday, April 1.

The tour will be from 9 a.m. to noon. Attendees can park at the southwest corner of South Baldwin Road and Crapo Road in Washington Township, east of US-127.

Nature lovers, bird watchers and waterfowlers are invited to watch the skies during the busy spring migration season. See how Ducks Unlimited has conserved nearly 800 acres here at this vital migration route since 2011. Take a self-guided tour of this conservation success story.

The event is being presented with the Michigan Waterfowl Legacy.

The event will feature:

  • Waterfowl experts throughout the game area talking about habitat and waterfowl.
  • Giveaways for kids.
  • Photo contest.

For details about the event, contact Steve Wyckoff at (616) 446-0555.

Ducks Unlimited Inc. is the world's largest nonprofit organization dedicated to conserving North America's continually disappearing waterfowl habitats. Established in 1937, Ducks Unlimited has conserved more than 13.8 million acres thanks to contributions from more than a million supporters across the continent. Guided by science and dedicated to program efficiency, DU works toward the vision of wetlands sufficient to fill the skies with waterfowl today, tomorrow and forever. For more information on our work, visit

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