Neosho Wildlife Area Waterfowl Report
|Waterfowl numbers||3500 mixed ducks, 100 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 stopped on Monday Oct 13 and will resume sometime the week of Oct 20th. We had over 3 inches of rainfall over the last week that brought pool elevations up several inches. We are still trying to get into pools and mow openings since most plants are just now to the mature stage.|
|Hunting conditions||Currently vegetation is tall and water is shallow.|
|Expected hunting success|
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.