• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

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    Yesterday at 7:00am
    Specklebellies typically don’t arrive in Mississippi until the latter parts of the season.

    Plenty of shooting on the wing

    November 05 at 6:00am

    Other migratory bird seasons

    November 01 at 6:00am
    While duck numbers are down in 2018 surveys, most species are above the long-term average, which is good news for Mississippi hunters.

    Duck numbers down in 2018

    October 16 at 6:00am
    Big Lake’s T-Rex duck calls

    Big Lake’s T-Rex duck calls

    October 01 at 7:00am
    Mississippi’s teal season kicks off Saturday, Sept. 15. Staying mobile and targeting public lands with shallow water will improve your odds of success.

    Scouting for teal

    If you can, stay mobile and target shallow areas
    September 10 at 7:00am
    A team of teal hunters gather for a photo after a September morning in 2017 around a shallow converted catfish farm pond.

    Blue-winged teal still plentiful

    September 05 at 7:00am
    Alpz Doggie Duck Blind

    Alpz Doggie Duck Blind

    June 01 at 7:00am
    Mississippi waterfowl hunters get another liberal shot at ducks and geese in the 2018-19 season.

    Duck seasons virtually unchanged

    Liberal frameworks allow 60 days of hunting, 6-duck bag
    May 02 at 9:15am
    January ducks don’t act the way they did back at Thanksgiving when the season opened. It takes slightly different approaches to keep bagging them consistently.

    Late season waterfowl tips

    January 15 at 7:00am
    The Cabela’s Instinct Hi Vis Layout Blind lets you hide from ducks and geese in plain sight.

    Top new gear choices for 2018

    January 15 at 7:00am
    A retriever bringing back a prize is a common sight in the Delta in January.

    Great duck outlook

    January 11 at 9:00am
    Duck hunting veteran Torch Tindle from Bolivar County, like most Mississippi duck hunters, can only hope that November’s early push of ducks into the state is a good sign of better things to come during January’s peak migration.

    Try these late-season tips for Mississippi Delta ducks

    Late-season waterfowl might be tough for many Delta hunters, but these tips should help keep those limits coming.
    January 01 at 7:00am
    Hunter Myers, Hunter Fortenberry, Jon Deron, Austin Fortenberry, and Austin Partridge found wood ducks and a few others at a private camp in Claiborne County.

    Early season Mississippi Ducks: Take ‘em or leave ‘em?

    Should Mississippi duck hunters try and kill all the early ducks they can this month, or should they save some for later in the season? Here are three different ideas on the subject of waterfowl hunting.
    December 01, 2017 at 7:00am