Ducks Unlimited Canada
National Boreal Program
17504 111 Ave NW
Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
T5S 0A2

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Do you need reliable wetland information that can help you to increase your understanding of boreal wetlands and to support decision-making when working in and around wetlands? If you are committed to sustainably managing wetlands in Canada’s boreal forest, our wetlands training will help you gain the working knowledge you need.

Understanding boreal wetlands is the first step to conserving these complex, interconnected systems while supporting smart industrial and economic development.

As part of wetlands training, you will:

Learn to identify, classify, and understand the functions of boreal wetlands

Discuss potential challenges, impacts, and approaches to working in and around wetlands

Learn methods to avoid or minimize impacts to wetlands


The DUC Boreal Program delivers wetlands training both online and in-person. 

Trainings include:


Wetlands 101: An Introduction to Boreal Wetlands – ONLINE

A convenient, self-study option for busy professionals across Canada.  Learn about wetland types, characteristics, functions and values, learn to classify boreal wetlands and explore practical examples to apply this information in your work.

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Wetlands 101: An Introduction to Boreal Wetlands – CLASSROOM

Do you prefer to learn in a classroom setting? Wetlands 101: An Introduction to Boreal Wetlands can be delivered in-person to your group with customized content.

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Boreal Wetlands Field Training – FIELD BASED TRAINING

Apply lessons from online or classroom training in the field with this customizable training for groups.

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