SCDNR

SCWF Wood Duck Box Program

SCWF Wood Duck Box Program

Once threatened with near extinction from habitat destruction and overharvesting, wood duck populations are now steady or increasing.  SCWF is partnering with Duke Energy, SCDNR and the Lake Wateree Association to increase wood duck populations by constructing and erecting 80 wood duck nesting boxes in the on the shorelines of Lake Wateree, Fishing Creek Reservoir, Rocky Creek, Cedar Creek Reservoirs, the Wateree River, and smaller ponds in between.