| Waterfowl numbers
|| 5000-10,000 mallards and a mix of gadwall, pintails and teal. 10,000 snows and a few canada geese.
| Water level
|| Reservoir at near pool.
| Hunting conditions
|| The reservoir is 15% frozen. Wetlands have good food and water.
| Expected hunting success
|| Fair. Area ponds are open and some birds are dispersing to private feed fields, ponds and the rivers during the day.
|| For updated waterfowl numbers and weather conditions call (620) 331-6820. Individuals utilizing the wildlife area need to be aware of the refuge boundaries. Maps can be obtained at the Fisheries & Wildlife office (below the dam) or at the State Park (on the lake side).