Ducks Unlimited Canada announces new appointments to board of directors


WINNIPEG, Manitoba, March 08, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Ducks Unlimited Canada (DUC), the country's leading wetland conservation organization, has appointed six influential leaders to its board of directors. Each will support the organization's work to conserve wetlands and deliver large, landscape-level impact that advances sustainability, biodiversity and climate resiliency.

C. Ian Balfour, Colleen Dyck, John Eagle, Fawn Jackson, Rob Penner and Sara Penner were elected to their volunteer leadership roles during DUC's board of directors meeting on Saturday.

"We're pleased to welcome these outstanding individuals to our board. Each brings unique experience and knowledge that apply to important conservation and sustainability issues that DUC is driving forward,” says David Blom, chairman of DUC. “They join DUC at a pivotal time, as the urgency to deliver nature-based solutions that support both the economy and the environment has never been greater. We're confident they'll provide valuable perspectives as we continue working in partnership with all who care about the landscape.”

C. Ian Balfour is vice-president, conventional pipelines at Pembina …

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