State of the Birds Report

State of the Birds report: A boom in waterfowl in Prairie Pothole Region

A new proposal has the North Zone duck season opening on Sept. 29, which is a week later than previous seasons.WASHINGTON, D.C. — Thirty-seven million. That’s the increase in the number of waterfowl in the Prairie Pothole Region over the past quarter-century, according to the State of the Birds 2017 report, released Thursday, Aug. 3 by the North American Bird Conservation…