Neosho Wildlife Area Waterfowl Report
|Waterfowl numbers||5000 mixed puddle ducks with a few divers mixed in. 150 Canada Geese.|
|Mallard Migration Rank||
0= No Mallards, 1= Very Few Mallards, 5= Moderate Numbers, 10= Peak
|Water level||Refuge pool is currently 2 ft. Pools 1, 2 and 4 currently have water. Pumping has been in full swing since mid October. Water levels are at normal stages for this time of year and pools will continue to build as the season progresses.|
|Hunting conditions||Good. Not as much mowing occurred as we would have hoped due to super wet conditions|
|Expected hunting success||Good to excellent for Youth Weekend|
For those of you who did not make it to the public meeting and have questions about the area please feel free to give us a call or stop by the office and we would be happy to visit with you.
2014-15 South East Zone season dates are YOUTH Nov 1-2. Regular Season Opens Nov. 8-9 and Nov. 15-Jan 25.
Neosho WA is transitioning to a new daily permit system called isportsman. Hunters will need to register via PC prior to hunting at Neosho WA. Hunters will be able to login via PC, smartphone, or call in from cell phone or landline phone each day prior to hunitng to get a daily permit, and report back similar to the paper daily permits. Please visit https://kdwpt.isportsman.net/ to register prior to hunting season.
Please remember to fill out the permit with accurate information. THIS INFORMATION IS VERY IMPORTANT TO THE CURRENT AND FUTURE MANAGEMENT OF THE AREA. FILL OUT ONLY YOUR INDIVIDUAL HARVEST EFFORTS, i.e., NOT A GROUP HARVEST TOTAL.
Waterfowl hunting in Pool 8 is restricted to youth hunters and their mentor on weekends and holidays.
For additional area news please visit the area website at: http://kdwp.state.ks.us/news/KDWP-Info/Locations/Wildlife-Areas/Region-5/Neosho/Area-News.