Weekend includes state’s first decoy carving contest sponsored by Wisconsin Waterfowl Association.
BISMARCK, NORTH DAKOTA — Willie Gloe, chairman of the Fowled Up Chapter in Pierre, S.D., is Delta Waterfowl’s 2017 Volunteer of the Year. He bested a field of seven finalists during a month-long, online vote. Gloe, 36, became a member…
The habitat improvement project focuses primarily on "puddle" ducks like mallards and teal in the flowage and is set to begin in May.
Similar to last year, the Horicon Canada goose hunting zone will have one single continuous 92-day time period, rather than the two split time periods experienced in the past. In addition, the pintail daily bag limit based on U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service frameworks, has been reduced from two to one.
Four public hearings allow waterfowlers to provide Wisconsin DNR comments on fall duck, goose hunting season structure
Near-record population estimates from 2016 bode well for 2017 season.
Funds derived from the sale of these stamps contribute to restoration and management efforts on thousands of acres of important wildlife habitat.
Public hearings throughout Wisconsin provide great opportunity to provide feedback regarding fall waterfowl hunting season structure.
Iowa, Michigan, and Wisconsin are confident that experimental teal seasons met federal requirements and that the fourth year should not require any additional monitoring.
Competition, which attracts many of the top wildlife artists from across the country each year, will be held Sept. 15-16
Kristen Monroe of Outdoor News learns how to access the real-time Ducks Unlimited waterfowl migration map from DU web editor Chris Jennings while shooting ducks in Tunica, Mississippi.
Volunteer teachers work statewide with students
Waterfowling public will be invited to judging and events leading up to Sept. 15-16, 2017, judging of art from nationally known artists
Top three entries in each category to be on display Wisconsin State Fair in Milwaukee Aug. 4-14
USFWS is looking at possible 60-day duck season
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service proposal would require non-waterfowl migratory bird to enhance waterfowl image for 2016 contest.
Pressured birds require patience and some decoy experimentation
13 Wisconsin duck hunters died on the Mississippi River that day
Waterfowl hunters must be careful not to spread avian flu
Wisconsin duck hunters will get one of the most liberal hunting seasons ever with not only 60 days and two canvasbacks per day, but also opening-day shooting hours that will begin 30 minutes before sunrise.
Main duck opener will begin 30 minutes before sunrise
Shooting hours on opening day moved up to 30 minutes before sunrise
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.
Outdoor News Store
Shop our online store for products and gear: Print of the Year, Outdoor News History Book, Outdoor News Clothing and more!
WISCONSIN POLL - APRIL 1ST
Outdoor News Blogging Team
Most Popular Articles
- Outdoor News partners with Cabela’s for Youth Writing Contest
- River sites offer twist to Ohio archery deer hunts
- End of an era for anglers in northern Minnesota as Taber’s Bait closing its doors
- Pittsburgh angler plays key role in Team U.S.A. bronze medal
- Kings make a comeback on Lake Michigan
- Keith Combs wins season-ending Bassmaster title on Mille Lacs