WHO IS VANISHING PARADISE?

The Vanishing Paradise program was launched in 2009 by Ducks Unlimited and National Wildlife Federation to raise awareness and support in the outdoors community on a critical conservation issue of our time — restoring the Mississippi River Delta and Gulf Coast.

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  • From Camouflage to Cuisine:Blue-Winged Teal

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    By Matthew Waguespack  Sportsman Outreach Coordinator The 2023 teal season is upon us in Sportsman’s Paradise, so let’s talk teal! How…

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  • A Milestone for Sportsman’s Paradise

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    By Matthew WaguespackSportsman Outreach Coordinator Recently, our Sportsman’s Paradise made history by breaking ground on the single largest habitat restoration…

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  • Going Coastally Crazy

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    Recreational fishing is a popular pastime in Louisiana, annually attracting thousands of tourists and locals. However, habitat degradation and loss…

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Coastal Land Loss

The Mississippi River Delta is suffering—losing critical fish and waterfowl habitat due to natural causes and decades of mismanagement.

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Restoration Solutions

Restoring the Mississippi River Delta will take large-scale projects that can imitate the Mississippi River’s natural processes and restore habitat along the coast.

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