Ducks Unlimited is a ferocious vision…wetlands enough to cover the sky with waterfowl now, tomorrow and for the rest of time. They provide habitat for many species of other species of wildlife as well as environmental benefits for people. From offering recreational opportunities to clean water to protecting the shoreline Wetlands are essential for us all.
The Regional Fundraising Initiatives of Ducks Unlimited that are highlighted on this map connect conservation-minded organizations and individuals as well as their respective resources throughout the globe with the waterfowl and wetland conservation goals of the greatest need. If you contribute to the regional fundraising initiatives of DU you are helping to preserve these habitats of highest priority that are crucial for the Ducks Unlimited Nebraska population of North America.
The regional initiatives Ducks Unlimited Nebraska are Ducks Unlimited Nebraska of these two important Priorities are as follows:
The Alaska Initiative – Born to Fly
The protection of one of the most stunning habitats for breeding and brood-rearing waterfowl — the vast deltas and Ducks Unlimited Nebraska of Alaska. Alaskan wilderness.
Boreal Forest Initiative
The North American Boreal Forest has been described as the largest functioning, healthy ecosystem that encompasses over a million and half acres of pure forests, wetlands, lakes streams and rivers.
Great Lakes Initiative
Protection of waterways of the Great Lakes and conserving critical habitat for a variety of species of waterfowl which rely Ducks Unlimited Nebraska this huge watershed throughout their entire life.
Living Lakes Initiative
Conservation of Minnesota the wetlands of Iowa, as well as shallow lakes as crucial step-stones for waterfowl moving between northern wintering areas and southern breeding grounds every year.
Preserve Our Prairies Initiative
The conservation of North America’s most-important waterfowl nesting habitat and the joy of plentiful fall flights in the of the midst of ever-growing threats.
WINTERING AND MIGRATING LANDSCAPES
America’s River Initiative
Rebuilding the beauty of the Mississippi River floodplain by conserving vital wintering habitats to millions of waterfowl while also sustaining the rich legacy of waterfowling in the region.
Big Rivers Initiative
Restoring and feeding as well as resting zones along the rivers which constitute part of the Mississippi River floodplain and the conservation of habitat essential to the great migration of waterfowl that migrate.
California Wetlands Initiative
Restoration of Golden State wetlands to healthy wintering habitats as well as providing water sources for waterfowl other species of wildlife, as well as Californians.
Completing the Cycle Initiative
Insuring a healthy habitat to ensure the survival of Atlantic Flyway waterfowl as they complete their annual cycle and return to breeding grounds every year.
Ducks in the Desert Initiative
Conserving the precious wetland oases of the deserts of America to waterfowl and other wildlife and the communities that lie across the West starting beginning with to the Great Salt Lake to the Lower Colorado River.
Gulf Coast Initiative
Protecting the most vital habitats for waterfowl in winter in North America by conserving coastal marshes and prairies along the rapidly vanishing Gulf Coast.
Heartland Heritage and Habitat Initiative
Innovative water solutions for ducks and the people in areas of Southern Great Plains, one of America’s most important migration areas for waterfowl.