DUC Press Release: Wetland Centres of Excellence
Burlington, Ont. – November 23, 2016 – Today, students and teachers from New Brunswick to British Columbia will talk wetlands and the actions they’re taking to conserve them.
- Young people and educators representing 24 schools engaged in Ducks Unlimited Canada’s (DUC) Wetland Centres of Excellence (WCE) program will connect via video and in some cases join in-person at sites in Ontario and New Brunswick. This networking session will include representatives from the internationally renowned Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre in Manitoba, Tantramar Wetland Centre in New Brunswick, CEMH Côte-de-Beaupré in Quebec and other sites across Canada.
- Wildlife Habitat Canada is a program partner that helped fund today’s videoconference. “We’re happy to help DUC to strengthen this network and connect the teachers and students to share their experiences and learn from each other,” says Cameron Mack, Executive Director, WHC.