El Dorado Waterfowl Report

Waterfowl Numbers

Ducks: Approximately 2,800 ducks - roughly a 50/50 split of mallard and goldeneye.  

Geese: 4,300 Canada Geese.

Mallard Migration Rank = 5

Water level Lake is at 1337.10' as of 11/20 (conservation pool 1339.0')
Hunting conditions Poor/Fair.  The production of duck attracting food sources were minimal this year at El Dorado Lake. Thin ice is currently covering the upper ends of the reservoir and is melting fast.
Expected hunting success Fair.   Waterfowl numbers and conditions will change daily.
Comments

NOTE: El Dorado is located within the Low Plains Southeast Zone.

Regular Season - Nov. 8-9, 2014 AND Nov. 15, 2014 - Jan. 25, 2015

Canada Geese - Nov. 1-9, 2014 AND Nov. 12 - Feb. 15, 2015

White-Fronted Geese - Nov. 1 - Dec. 14, 2014 AND Jan. 17 - Feb. 15, 2015

Light Geese - Nov. 1-9, 2014 AND Nov. 12 - Feb. 15, 2015