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I can’t stop watching this overdubbed video of a duck falling asleep in class

07.30.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

You ever see a video on the internet and know, somehow, that it will be a pretty big deal for you? That is how I felt on Monday, when my brother Owen (hello, Owen) dropped a video of a duck falling asleep into the family group chat.  The clip fe... ...

Family of ducks makes a heart-melting annual parade through this hospital

05.19.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Each year, a duck visits the courtyard of Thompson Health in upstate New York to lay her eggs. Once the fuzzy little ducklings hatch, they have a little parade through the hospital's nursing home, the M.M. Ewing Continuing Care Center. Is there a bet... ...

Where did this rare Mandarin duck in New York City’s Central Park come from?

A rare and beautiful Mandarin duck, native to East Asia, has turned up in New York City's Central Park. The bird spends most of its time entertaining curious on-lookers in a pond near 59th Street and Fifth Avenue. City official plan to leave the duck alone so long as it's safe. From CBS News:

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Use Your Checks and Bring Awareness to Ducks Unlimited

10.30.2009 · Posted in Finance Articles

Are you a fan of wetlands, habitat preservation, and water fowl? A great international non-profit organization called Ducks Unlimited is dedicated to the conservation of wetlands and at this point in time has around 775,000 members throughout the United States and Canada. ...

Waterfowl Mating Habits

09.16.2009 · Posted in Outdoor Sports Articles

Ducks on the other hand, do not form long-term bonds, rather they form seasonal bonds, and a new bond is formed each season. Ducks bond at their wintering grounds during their first year of life, and those bonds are maintained only through the beginning of nesting. Males do not participate in ...

Building a portable duck blind

08.06.2009 · Posted in Outdoor Sports Articles

We have had the opportunity to hunt waterfowl in areas we normally don't hunt. Building a Portable Duck Blind in these areas is essential to one's success and is relatively simple. Duck blinds are some of the oldest tools used by waterfowler's to hunt. Having a "concealed shooting-box" makes the trip more enjoyable. Building an ...