EIN 13-5643799

Ducks Unlimited

IRS 501(c) type
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Ducks Unlimited, Inc. conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and and manages wetlands and associated habitats for north america's waterfowl. These habitats also benefit other wildlife and people. Ducks unlimited,inc. Conserves, restores, and manages wetlands amd associated habitats for north america's waterfowl. Ducks Unlimited conserves, restores, and manages wetlands and associated habitats for north america's waterfowl.
Related structure
Ducks Unlimited is a parent organization to a group of 4,652 other organizations.
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Program areas at Ducks Unlimited

Ducks Unlimited supports the life cycle of waterfowl in north america by developing, preserving, restoring and maintaining waterfowl habitats. Direct allocations are made to affiliated organizations - Ducks Unlimited canada ($15,767,941) and Ducks Unlimited mexico ($1,410,020).
Ducks Unlimited provides member services to approximately 644,000 total members (including greenwings) through educational membership materials, Ducks Unlimited magazine, conservation brochures, and educational components of fundraising events.
Educating the public about wetlands and waterfowl management is a critical component of sustaining the life cycle needs of migratory waterfowl. Activities include wetlands demonstrations, educational literature, interpretive center, youth programs, and outdoor conservation exhibits.
Ducks Unlimited maintains a public policy presence in Washington, dc because of the critical importance of public policy to maintaining wetlands and ecosystems that support migratory waterfowl.

Who funds Ducks Unlimited

Grants from foundations and other nonprofits
Ducks Unlimited Group ReturnConservation$54,116,725
National Fish and Wildlife Foundation (NFWF)Conservation Projects$2,247,089
The Pew Charitable Trusts (Pew)Policy$2,031,674
...and 78 more grants received totalling $66,927,195

Personnel at Ducks Unlimited

Adam PutnamBoard Member$480,795
E Nichols WileyChief Operating Officer$392,161
Darin BlunckChief Financial Officer$275,550
Govan HornorChief Information Officer$240,863
Zachary HartmanChief Policy Officer$277,229
...and 24 more key personnel

Financials for Ducks Unlimited

RevenuesFYE 06/2022
Total grants, contributions, etc.$316,506,579
Program services$11,764,214
Investment income and dividends$1,802,856
Tax-exempt bond proceeds$0
Royalty revenue$2,426,470
Net rental income$0
Net gain from sale of non-inventory assets$3,528,239
Net income from fundraising events$0
Net income from gaming activities$0
Net income from sales of inventory$0
Miscellaneous revenues$3,426,272
Total revenues$339,454,630

Form 990s for Ducks Unlimited

Fiscal year endingDate received by IRSFormPDF link
2022-062023-02-16990View PDF
2021-062022-05-11990View PDF
2020-062021-04-13990View PDF
2019-062020-09-17990View PDF
2018-062019-05-14990View PDF
...and 10 more Form 990s
Data update history
January 3, 2024
Received grants
Identified 61 new grant, including a grant for $54,116,725 from Ducks Unlimited Group Return
November 25, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2021
July 13, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 4 new vendors, including , , , and
July 11, 2023
Used new vendors
Identified 9 new vendors, including , , , , , , , , and
June 19, 2023
Posted financials
Added Form 990 for fiscal year 2022
Nonprofit Types
Social advocacy organizationsWildlife protection organizationsAnimal organizationsHeadquarter / parent organizationsCharities
Land and water conservationAnimalsWildlifeEnvironment
MembershipsPolitical advocacyLobbyingOperates internationallyNational levelReceives government fundingEndowed supportCommunity engagement / volunteeringTax deductible donations
General information
1 Waterfowl Way
Memphis, TN 38120
Metro area
Memphis, TN-MS-AR
Shelby County, TN
Website URL
(901) 758-3825
Facebook page
Twitter profile
IRS details
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Form 990
Year formed
Eligible to receive tax-deductible contributions (Pub 78)
NTEE code, primary
D30: Wildlife Preservation, Protection
NAICS code, primary
813312: Environment, Conservation, and Wildlife Organizations
Parent/child status
Parent of group exemption
Central organization
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