El Dorado Waterfowl Report

Waterfowl Numbers

Ducks: Approximately 1,200 ducks, mostly mallard with a few goldeneye and merganser mixed in.  

Geese: 4,000 Canada Geese.

Mallard Migration Rank = 5

Water level Lake is at 1336.74' as of 1/22 (conservation pool 1339.0')
Hunting conditions

Poor/Fair.  The production of duck attracting food sources were minimal this year at El Dorado Lake.

Lake approximately 70% ice covered on 1/22.  Ice is rotten and unsafe to venture out on! 

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