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Listen as we explore issues, ideas and research about wetlands in Canada. Wetlands are some of the most bio-diverse habitats in the country.

Wetlands are vital to the health of a wide variety of mammals, birds, amphibians reptiles plants - and, of course human beings.

We'll be interviewing research experts and frontline workers from Ducks Unlimited Canada in lively, engaging exchanges. They'll keep you up-to-date and up-to-speed on the best information and stories about these vital Canadian ecosystems.

In The Reeds: Canada's Conservation Podcast Ducks Unlimited Canada

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Listen as we explore issues, ideas and research about wetlands in Canada. Wetlands are some of the most bio-diverse habitats in the country.

Wetlands are vital to the health of a wide variety of mammals, birds, amphibians reptiles plants - and, of course human beings.

We'll be interviewing research experts and frontline workers from Ducks Unlimited Canada in lively, engaging exchanges. They'll keep you up-to-date and up-to-speed on the best information and stories about these vital Canadian ecosystems.

    Wetlands, Disasters, and the resilience of our planet

    Wetlands, Disasters, and the resilience of our planet

    Join host Jennifer Sanford for a conversation with Dr. John Clague, the grandfather of Canada’s natural hazard research. Learn about what happens to wetlands after major earthquakes and what role wetlands play in mitigating floods, tornados, and wildfire.

    • 34 Min.
    Taking flight to 2020 with DUC CEO Karla Guyn

    Taking flight to 2020 with DUC CEO Karla Guyn

    Ducks Unlimited Canada CEO, Dr. Karla Guyn, talks wins and challenges in conservation, how conservation partnerships lead the way, and the vision to strengthen Canada’s conservation community.

    • 44 Min.
    The big migration: Our pod in review

    The big migration: Our pod in review

    In The Reeds host Jennifer Sanford is joined by the pod’s former host, Wayne MacPhail, as they celebrate the best and brightest moments of the year. Together, they open the vault to 20 previously aired episodes. Don’t miss the end, as Jennifer shares what inspires the spirit of the pod.

    • 49 Min.
    Special Edition: Carbon

    Special Edition: Carbon

    What to do about carbon is a major issue. But what do we actually know about carbon? And how can the wetlands, grasslands, and coastal area we conserve help? We’re talking Carbon 101 on this special edition of our In the Reeds podcast.

    • 37 Min.
    Sea level surge, part 2

    Sea level surge, part 2

    In this episode, we continue our conversation on sea-level rise.

    In Nova Scotia, the dykelands won't meet the 2050 climate projections. The community must make decisions about dykeland maintenance and salt marsh restoration.

    Our guest, Dr. Kate Sherren, is a researcher and professor at Dalhousie University. She studies the relationship between climate adaptation and public resistance in Atlantic Canada, especially in the face of climate-related changes, sea-level rise, and storm surge.

    • 48 Min.
    Sea level surge, part 1

    Sea level surge, part 1

    Everything in conservation is about risk. That’s why, when you hear us talk about conservation, we always start with what’s at stake.

    A big risk to our landscape is the rising of sea levels – and thus here is part one of our two-part series on sea-level rise. 

    In this episode, Jennifer is joined by Globe and Mail journalist Matthew McClearn, author of Sea Change.

    • 32 Min.

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