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Early Teal Seasons to Continue in 2017 for Wisconsin, Michigan and Iowa

January 20th, 2017|5 Comments

Early Teal Seasons to Continue in 2017 for Wisconsin, Michigan and Iowa By Paul Wait The experimental September teal season hunters in Wisconsin, Michigan and Iowa have enjoyed for the past three seasons will continue [...]

Wildlife Habitat Canada Grant Adds Hen Houses

January 18th, 2017|1 Comment

Wildlife Habitat Canada Grant Adds Hen Houses By Paul Wait Even though the prairie pothole region — North America’s “duck factory” — is buried under a thick sheet of ice and snow, Delta Waterfowl technicians [...]

Breaking News: Pintail Limit to Drop to 1 Daily, Black Ducks to Increase to 2 Daily

January 10th, 2017|13 Comments

Breaking News: Pintail Limit to Drop to 1 Daily, Black Ducks to Increase to 2 Daily By Kyle Wintersteen, Managing Editor Based on spring 2016 breeding population surveys, hunter harvest estimates and other data, the [...]

Canada Goose Found Nesting in December

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

Canada Goose Found Nesting in December By Kyle Wintersteen When a report came in on December 3, 2016, indicating that a Canada goose was sitting on a nest in downtown Winnipeg, surely Manitoba provincial game [...]

Linking Waterfowl Conservation Efforts Across Oceans

October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Linking Waterfowl Conservation Efforts Across Oceans By David McNabb Field & Game Australia, general manager The world, as they say, is a is small place but the waterfowl world is even smaller. It’s been a [...]

Delta CEO Shares Conservation Insights in Australia

October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Delta CEO Shares Conservation Insights in Australia Dr. Scott Petrie has a newfound appreciation for the freedoms waterfowl hunters have in North America. Petrie, Delta’s chief executive officer, recently returned from Australia, where he gave [...]

Minnesota Artist Wins 2016 Duck Stamp Contest

October 5th, 2016|0 Comments

Minnesota Artist Wins 2016 Duck Stamp Contest A stunning trio of Canada geese in flight by Chaska, Minnesota, artist James Hautman will grace the 2017-2018 Duck Stamp. Hautman’s acrylic painting was selected by a five-judge [...]

Alberta Camp Inspires Future Fowlers

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Alberta Camp Inspires Future Fowlers A yellow Lab and more than a dozen kids — aspiring duck hunters attending a youth waterfowl camp co-managed by Delta Waterfowl — turned their backs as a dead pheasant [...]

Get Great Gear and Help Delta Make Ducks

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Get Great Gear and Help Delta Make Ducks Buy Your Delta Gear Today! Duck hunters don’t compromise when it comes to gear. We want a layout blind that’s low and stealthy, yet large enough for [...]

Attention Goose Hunters

September 1st, 2016|0 Comments

Attention Goose Hunters Goose populations remain abundant, and average production this spring should lead to a strong fall flight, according to the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s 2016 Waterfowl Population Status report. Overall, most populations [...]