• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

    Patriot Boats’ duck blinds

    Patriot Boats’ duck blinds

    December 01 at 7:00am
    The beauty of the wood duck combined with its splendid vocabulary captivates the attention of hunters every season.

    Backyard ducks

    Wood ducks are wild and free, living in their own paradise, yet closer than most duck hunters in Mississippi realize. Here are some tips to help add them to your bag.
    December 01 at 7:00am

    Decoy spread details

    Increasing realism ultimately leads to more birds on your strap
    November 16 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