Wilson Waterfowl Report
New ducks have arrived this past week. Estimate 1000-1200 mixed puddle ducks.
A few hundred Canada geese and several hundred cranes in the area.
Be aware of Whooping Cranes in the area. A Whooping crane was reported on the wildlife area on Oct. 29th.
|Mallard Migration Rank||
Mallard Migration Rank = 1.
The 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.
|Water level||1508.79 ft; 7.2 ft below conservation pool. Record Low Elevation|
|Expected hunting success||Mostly exposed shorelines due to low water. Birds off points from Pelican point to Spillway ramp and along north side.|
Cedar Creek and Elm Creek boat ramps are NOT OPEN due to low water conditions
Refuge CLOSED SEPT 1 through JAN 31
Contact Corps of Engineers at 785-658-2551 for hunting restrictions around Minooka, Lucas and Sylvan Parks
Contact Wilson State Park at 785-658-2465 ext. 1 for hunting restrictions around Hell Creek & Otoe Parks
To track the 2013-2014 waterfowl migration and post your hunting results visit Ducks Unlimited's Migration Map by clicking the link below: