Tuttle Creek Wildlife Area Waterfowl Report

Waterfowl numbers

2000-3000 ducks using the area. 

Mallard Migration Rank (0-10) = 1

Water level The lake is currently 4.5 feet  above conservation pool.  The Black Vermillion marsh is 70% full (currently pumping) and the Olsburg marsh is 40% full (currently pumping).
Hunting conditions Vegetation around the edges of the lake and favorable water levels should provide good hunting opportunities on the main lake.  Vegetation in the marshes is thick, scouting prior to your hunt is encouraged.
Expected hunting success Fair.
Comments A permit/survey is required to hunt the Black Vermillion and Olsburg marshes and can be found at the parking lots adjacent to each marsh. Please complete this survey. The data collected from this permit/survey supplies the Manager with valuable comments and harvest information to better manage the area.