Other Research

Gateway to Art, Nature and Tradition

The Ward Foundation offers these resources to enable you to explore and discover more from our community research projects, archives, and the organizations that partner with the Foundation.

Research Projects

Learn how the Ward Foundation is preserving and presenting the cultural heritage of the region

Sponsoring Organizations Community Partners

Go beyond the Foundation and investigate the services of organizations that partner with the Ward Foundation.


Engage with the Foundation’s library holdings that offer a specialized collection of wildfowl art-related papers, publications, and other media

Publication Advertisers

Learn more about the businesses and organizations that help support the Foundation’s mission by advertising in the our bi-yearly publications.

Artists Archive

Explore the biographies of artists represented in our galleries and permanent collection.

Brand Archive

Explore the underside of decoys and the unique marks carvers used to identify their work.