Growing up in Houston, Stacey Kinney says she only saw ducks on oﬃce park ponds. Now, here she was at Coldwater River National Wildlife Refuge in Lambert, Mississippi, netting and banding them by the dozen.
“Getting one of those little silver bands on is not easy,” Stacey declares. “The ducks start ﬂapping like mad and don’t even listen when you tell them to calm down!”
A university senior majoring in conservation, Stacey recently completed a three-month term in the Career Discovery Internship Program (CDIP). Offered jointly by SCA and the US Fish...Read more