Ohio and Waterfowl

Title Issue
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
2013’s early teal bag will be heavier

2013’s early teal bag will be heavier

USFWS proposes to increase early waterfowl season bag limit

August 2013
Another year of robust duck numbers

Another year of robust duck numbers

If you like ducks, and you like water, then there’s little objectionable in the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s annual report on breeding ducks and habitat conditions.

August 2013
Duck, goose season just around the corner; goose limit at three

Duck, goose season just around the corner; goose limit at three

Ohio hunters are expected to have good opportunities to harvest some of the most popular species of waterfowl, based on the findings of biologists at the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (USFWS).

October 2012