Delta Waterfowl Press Release – September 15, 2017

Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. For immediate release September 15, 2017 Delta Waterfowl Applauds Secretary Zinke’s Historic Action on Behalf of Ducks and Duck Hunters U.S. Department of the Interior pledges to invest in conservation and predator management on the breeding grounds to increase duck production   BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke signed an historic Secretarial Order today that commits to the continued work of conserving wetland and upland nesting habitat through conservation easements, while also advancing predator management as a tool to increase duck production. The Order was … Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Press Release – September 15, 2017

Delta Waterfowl Press Release – July 12, 2017

Is this email not displaying correctly? View it in your browser. For immediate release July 12, 2017Dallas Safari Club Grant Will Support Delta Waterfowl’s Drone Research BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — A $10,000 grant from the DSC Foundation, a charitable arm of the Dallas Safari Club, will boost Delta Waterfowl’s breakthrough research into using drone-mounted, thermal-imaging cameras to locate nesting ducks and other wildlife. The grant will fund Delta Waterfowl studies aiming to use drone technology to find over-water nesting ducks such as canvasbacks, monitor densities of waterfowl predators, and detect the nests of upland-nesting birds such as mallards, pintails, teal, … Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Press Release – July 12, 2017

Delta Waterfowl Press Release – May 25, 2017

For immediate release May 25, 2017 Delta Waterfowl Hires Presley as Development Director BISMARCK, N.D. — Delta Waterfowl has hired Janice Presley as development director for the East Coast, as the organization continues to grow strong support for its conservation programs.   Presley will focus on major gift procurement in the Atlantic Region, particularly in Virginia and the Carolinas. She brings more than two decades of fundraising experience to Delta, including the past 11 years at the National Wild Turkey Federation as director of development, research and stewardship. Presley also previously worked for 10 years at United Way in Aiken County, … Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Press Release – May 25, 2017

Reminder: Spring Birding Tours at Michigan’s Wetland Wonderlands

The Department of Natural Resources invites Michigan residents to celebrate spring and explore the state’s wetlands with a birding tour at one of the nearby Wetland Wonders or Signature Wetlands. Opportunities for wildlife watchers to participate in a spring birding tours continue through the end of April. Highlights of the birding tours may include diving and dabbling ducks in full breeding plumage, trumpeter and tundra swans, osprey, bald eagles, sandhill cranes, and much more. Led by DNR Wildlife Division staff, as well as volunteers from Ducks Unlimited and Audubon clubs, the tours may include a “sneak peek” driving tour into … Continue reading Reminder: Spring Birding Tours at Michigan’s Wetland Wonderlands

Louisiana Enforcement Academy to Enroll 23 Cadets 5-24-2016

The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries’ (LDWF) Law Enforcement Division will begin training up to 23 cadets in September of 2016 to bolster the ranks of agents in the field. The cadets will train at the department’s training facility housed within the Waddill Outdoor Education Center in Baton Rouge. Successful completion of six months of intensive physical and academic training is required to graduate. The opening dates that applications will be accepted for the “Wildlife Enforcement Cadet” position will be from June 6 to 30. “We are looking for men and women who have a love for the outdoors, … Continue reading Louisiana Enforcement Academy to Enroll 23 Cadets 5-24-2016

Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grant To Boost Delta Waterfowl’s Duck Production Program 2-24-2016

BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — A $68,000 grant award from Cabela’s Outdoor Fund to Delta Waterfowl’s Hen House program will put more mallards into the fall flight, ducks that will migrate down all four flyways in North America. The grant money will be used to establish a pair of 100-nest-structure sites — Hen House Supersites — one each in Saskatchewan and Alberta. The grant will pay for the construction of the 200 nest cyclinders and poles, installation on the wetlands, and 10 years of annual maintenance. “Cabela’s Outdoor Fund is excited to support Delta Waterfowl and their Hen House program,” said … Continue reading Cabela’s Outdoor Fund Grant To Boost Delta Waterfowl’s Duck Production Program 2-24-2016

Delta Waterfowl Press Release – December 14, 2015

For immediate release December 14, 2015 Delta Waterfowl Welcomes ALPS Outdoorz as a Corporate Sponsor BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Brought together by a shared passion for conservation and waterfowl hunting, ALPS OutdoorZ has become a corporate sponsor of Delta Waterfowl.   “We are proud to support the mission of Delta Waterfowl to produce ducks and ensure the tradition of duck hunting. With our history of supporting groups like the National Wild Turkey Federation, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation and Quality Deer Management Association, we understand the value that these groups and their missions contribute to our hunting heritage,” said Justin Leesmann, … Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Press Release – December 14, 2015

Delta Waterfowl Press Release 11-17-2015 December 4, 2015

For immediate release December 4, 2015 Delta Waterfowl Expands Development Staff   BISMARCK, N.D. — In response to continued organizational growth, Delta Waterfowl has added three development directors in key regions of the United States and Canada. Jeffrey Howell, 43, will represent Delta in the Mid-South, focusing on the Memphis market. With a background in national sales and professional waterfowl guiding, he brings a mix of talents to The Duck Hunters Organization™. “Joining the Delta team was an easy decision for me, because I’m passionate about its mission,” said Howell, a lifelong Delta supporter. “I’m excited to provide opportunities for … Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Press Release 11-17-2015 December 4, 2015

Delta Waterfowl Press Release – October 20, 2015

For immediate release Oct. 20, 2015 Federal Ammunition Puts Conservation on the Box BISMARCK, N.D. — The Delta Waterfowl logo will appear on millions of boxes of Federal Ammunition’s popular Speed-Shok waterfowl shotshells over the next three years. Delta Waterfowl has extended its marketing agreement with Vista Outdoor, the parent company for Federal Premium Ammunition. All boxes of Speed-Shok, a steel waterfowl load available in 10-gauge, 12-gauge, 16-gauge and 20-gauge in 2¾-inch, 3-inch and 3½-inch, will carry Delta’s logo on the front panel. “We support the mission and work of Delta Waterfowl, and we want to increase public awareness about … Continue reading Delta Waterfowl Press Release – October 20, 2015

Video Release: How to Find a Waterfowl Outfitter 9-16-2015 9-30-2015

  How To Find A Waterfowl Outfitter Video Tip from Mossy Oak Pro Staff Cory Dukehart Waterfowl Mossy Oak Pro-Staff member Cory Dukehart shares tips on how to find a waterfowl outfitter. Cory shares what things you need to learn and do before booking a trip. For Interview Opportunities Contact: Kevin Howard Howard Communications khoward@howardcommunications.com 573-898-3422 Click here for bio Cory Dukehart  Cory Dukehart is the Mossy Oak Waterfowl Regional Pro Staff Manager for the Atlantic Flyway. Born and raised in Maryland, Cory started tagging along on waterfowl hunting trips with his father at an early age. Even though he … Continue reading Video Release: How to Find a Waterfowl Outfitter 9-16-2015 9-30-2015