Rollie Remmel embodied the title “best friend” to everyone he met and every cause he got behind. Untiring in his passion for ducks and conservation and irresistible in his boundless love for people, Remmel was, in fact, the best friend Arkansas, duck hunting and thousands of individuals ever had.
It’s amazing what you can learn if you listen. For George Dunklin Jr., the many drives from his childhood home in Pine Bluff to family hunting land around Stuttgart and back again with his father proved that.
The Walmart Foundation has given $1 million to a partnership led by Ducks Unlimited and USA Rice to help rice producers "increase sustainability and profitability," the waterfowl conservation nonprofit announced Friday.
Many Arkansans are looking skyward, eager to see migrating ducks from the north flying though the state when hunting season opens in November.
Many other Arkansans are looking in the same direction, but with anxiety rather than eagerness.
Ducks Unlimited began with the vision that the best days of waterfowl hunting were not behind us but were still to come. The organization has built upon its successes and now there is a tribute to what it has accomplished within a forgotten building transformed into a sporting destination. Welcome to the Ducks Unlimited Waterfowling Heritage center located inside the Bass Pro Shops Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee.
Ducks Unlimited presented its ninth annual Jerry Jones Sportsman’s Award Banquet and Auction at Chenal Country Club. Stephen Jones of the Dallas Cowboys was the honoree at the event, which offered guests cocktails and a silent auction, followed by dinner, an awards presentation and a live auction.
Mickey Heitmeyer is a waterfowl biologist, a farmer, a business owner, an entrepreneur — and perhaps most importantly, a duck hunter living in southeast Missouri. He also happens to be one of North America’s leading waterfowl and wetland biologists and is widely acknowledged as an expert in wintering waterfowl ecology and the management of bottomland hardwoods — in other words, the duck woods.
Ducks Unlimited welcomed George Dunklin to his presidency at the organization's convention in Portland, Ore., last week. His new office caps a relationship that began when Dunklin started volunteering 30 years ago.
The 8th annual Ducks Unlimited Jerry Jones Sportsman’s Award honored Butch Richenback, founder of Rich-N-Tone Duck Calls. Chaired by Brian Minchew and held at the Chenal Country Club, the event raised money for the Ducks Unlimited Green Wing Initiatives.