Ohio and Waterfowl

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With threat from avian flu in Pennsylvania and beyond, hunters should take precautions

With threat from avian flu in Pennsylvania and beyond, hunters should take precautions

Waterfowl hunters must be careful not to spread avian flu

August 2015
Duck Calling for Beginners

Duck Calling for Beginners

I don’t remember when I successfully called in my first flock of ducks, but I do remember when I first started to learn how to blow a call.

August 2015
Three amigos: Spring greenheads on a backyard pond

Three amigos: Spring greenheads on a backyard pond

A trio of mallards might teach us more about ducks and waterfowl migration than we could even imagine

March 2015
Thinking wood ducks, teal, and mallards for the 2014 waterfowl opener

Thinking wood ducks, teal, and mallards for the 2014 waterfowl opener

Small water opener: Ducks on the mind? Then scout some secluded waterholes now for jumpshooting later

September 2014
Six ducks make up the daily bag

Six ducks make up the daily bag

Ohio’s waterfowl hunting zones were simplified for waterfowl hunters after the 2014-2015 season dates and bag limits were approved by the Ohio Wildlife Council on Wednesday, Aug. 20.

September 2014
The fine (easement) print in federal duck stamp increase legislation

The fine (easement) print in federal duck stamp increase legislation

Prohibit acquisition with the proposed $10 increase in the cost of the federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp? No thanks.

August 2014
Breeding duck numbers hit record high

Breeding duck numbers hit record high

North America’s breeding duck population this spring was an estimated 49.2 million birds, the highest number on record.

June 2014
Cold, blustery weather good for Ohio duck hunters

Cold, blustery weather good for Ohio duck hunters

Some little seen species flew into Buckeye State

February 2014
Ohio officer guilty in illegal duck dumping

Ohio officer guilty in illegal duck dumping

A former Bentleyville, Ohio, police officer told a state wildlife investigator “he had made the biggest mistake of his life,” disposing of dead Canada geese and mallard ducks in a popular Cleveland Metroparks reservation.

December 2013
60 days, six ducks on tap for waterfowlers

60 days, six ducks on tap for waterfowlers

Daily bag limit for Canada geese is three

September 2013