El Dorado Waterfowl Report

Waterfowl Numbers

Ducks: less than 250 ducks, mostly wood ducks, teal, and resident mallards with a few divers mixed in.  A couple of thousand coots are also using the reservoir. 

Geese: Approximately 1,000 Canada Geese.

Mallard Migration Rank = 0

Water level Lake is at 1337.44' as of 10/30 (conservation pool 1339.0')
Hunting conditions Poor.  The production of duck attracting food sources were minimal this year at El Dorado Lake. 
Expected hunting success Poor to Fair for the upcoming youth season.
Comments

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

Teal Season - Sept. 13-28, 2014

Youth Season - Nov. 1-2, 2014

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