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Smoky Hill/Kanopolis Waterfowl Report Waterfowl Report

Waterfowl numbers Mallard numbers have been on the rise with cold fronts -- 1500-1800. Some ringnecks and redheads observed on lake.
Water level 2.5 ft above conservation pool; 1465.5 ft
Mallard Migration Rank

Current rank is 5

This Mallard Migration Rank is subjective and ranges from 0 (no mallards) to 10 (Peak mallard numbers).

Click here to learn more about the Mallard Migration Rank.

Hunting conditions Fair
Expected hunting success Fair to good setting up off points from Yankee Run to Boldt Bluff and points south.

Remember the refuge area on the northwest part of the lake is closed SEPT 1- JAN 31 to hunting except by Special Hunt permit.

To track this year's waterfowl migration and post your hunting results visit Ducks Unlimited's Waterfowl Migration Map by clicking the link below:

DU Migration Map