Cooperative Fish and Wildlife Research Units Program: South Dakota
Education, Research and Technical Assistance for Managing Our Natural Resources

South Dakota Project

Ecology of breeding canvasbacks in southwestern Manitoba

September 2019 - August 2021


Participating Agencies

  • Delta Waterfowl Foundation

This project involves an evaluation of canvasback breeding ecology in southwestern Manitoba, Canada. Study blocks are searched for overwater nesting waterfowl nests and monitored for fate, with half of the blocks receiving predator removal and the other half untrapped.

Presentations Presentation Date
Gallman, C.W., J.D. Stafford, and E.S. Michel. Evaluating fall-seeded cover crops for nesting waterfowl in eastern South Dakota. North American Duck Symposium, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, 27 August 2019. August 2019