Waterfowl

Duck hunters stalled by river’s food shortage

By Ralph Loos Editor Marion, Ill. — As observant duck hunters know, it’s all about the food. With Thanksgiving Day arriving – and with it the opening of the south zone, the fourth and final zone to open to duck…

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.

Hunters allowed input into waterfowl plan

Few changes are expected to the state’s waterfowl seasons or to the four-zone system when DNR proposes its five-year plan to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service later this year.

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