Close to 300 duck enthusiasts are landing at the Carson Valley Inn on Saturday to raise money for wetland conservation.
Carson Valley Ducks Unlimited 32nd annual banquet is 5 p.m., and includes a buffet dinner, auctions, raffles and games.
"Ducks Unlimited is the nations largest wetlands restoration and preservation organization. Last year we raised $22,000," state chairman John Larson said. "We try to reach a 5 percent increase each year."
Carson Valley has had a chapter for more than 30 years and raises money for wetlands projects from Mexico to Canada.
"We're on the eastern side of the Pacific flyway …