An annual spring survey by the North Dakota Game and Fish Department estimates 3.98 million breeding ducks in the state.
Alabama resident becomes DU’s 45th president.
Important waterfowl species struggling with conditions in the Prairie Pothole Region.
Officials will use long-term data to predict spring 2020 waterfowl abundance.
Ashley Kim’s Best of Show artwork. (Photo courtesy of USFWS)The Federal Junior Duck Stamp Conservation and Design Program, administered by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is a dynamic art and science program designed to teach wetland habitat and waterfowl conservation to students in kindergarten through high school and help reconnect youth with the outdoors. Every student who participates gains…
Hen mallard daily bag limit increases to two per day for 2020 season.
Ducks Unlimited staff find creative solutions to keep habitat restoration on track.
Call it climate change, a freakish mild winter or little snow cover, but huge flocks of greater snow geese have made their way into Pennsylvania, especially the southeastern portion-much earlier than normal.
More state duck hunters now looking at open-water hunting on Green Bay and Lake Michigan.
Goose hunting is often not easy in Pennsylvania.
Due to the loss of family hunting land, blogger decided to stay home in Sault Ste. Marie this deer season and hunt ducks and geese instead.
It was a decision they’d already made that morning – to wear their life jackets – that may have saved their lives.
State game officials are taking comments on proposed changes to the waterfowl hunting zones.
Waterfowl hunters should also be prepared to locate alternative boat ramps to access the Mississippi River between Wabasha, Minn., and Trempealeau, Wis.
Wisconsin artist is third in prestigious competition.
Water, water everywhere during autumn 2019 demands precision and thorough searching for locating productive duck hunting spots.
The state duck stamp has been the same cost since 1997, while inflation and higher costs of gasoline and equipment to “build” habitat eat away at its effectiveness.
An agreement calls for two years’ probation, a $50,000 fine and $2,500 in restitution.
A goose hunter does what it takes to retrieve a bird during Michigan’s early goose season.
The 52-year-old state waterfowling group was one of Minnesota’s leading conservation organizations
Tips that may put a few more September geese in your bag.
Annual breeding population survey estimates 38.9 million total ducks, down 6 percent, while May pond counts drop by 5 percent; mallards, gadwalls and greenwings increase.
72nd annual spring breeding duck survey showed an index of 3.4 million birds, up 20 percent from last year. That’s the 22nd highest index on record and stands 40 percent above the 71-year average.
Also, in AP hunting zones – including southeastern Pennsylvania – the length of the regular season has been decreased from 50 to 30 days and daily bag limits have been reduced from three to two geese per day.
Pennsylvania youth finishes third in the annual competition.
We are at a crossroads with many of our treasured hunting and fishing activities. One that this blogger is concerned about is the future of waterfowl and waterfowl hunting.