Hunter’s Life 2017-11-06T16:38:22+00:00

Hunter’s Life

  • April 2018 Conditions Report

    April Conditions Report Were this month’s record-breaking snow showers enough to offset dry conditions in key nesting regions? Get an updated outlook for your flyway’s fall flight with Delta’s April Conditions Report. [...]

  • Flight of the Electrified Pterodactyls

    Flight of the Electrified Pterodactyls By Bill Miller A couple weeks into each North Dakota waterfowl season, Ken “The Crane Man” Toop and his gang of ne’er-do-wells invaded the tiny town [...]

  • April 2018 Migration Report

    April Migration Report The snow goose migration is delayed in the western U.S., but things are heating up in eastern Canada. Find out where birds are concentrated in your flyway with Delta’s April [...]

April 2018 Conditions Report

April 26th, 2018|1 Comment

April Conditions Report Were this month’s record-breaking snow showers enough to offset dry conditions in key nesting regions? Get an updated outlook for your flyway’s fall flight with Delta’s April Conditions Report. [...]

Flight of the Electrified Pterodactyls

April 18th, 2018|0 Comments

Flight of the Electrified Pterodactyls By Bill Miller A couple weeks into each North Dakota waterfowl season, Ken “The Crane Man” Toop and his gang of ne’er-do-wells invaded the tiny town [...]

April 2018 Migration Report

April 4th, 2018|0 Comments

April Migration Report The snow goose migration is delayed in the western U.S., but things are heating up in eastern Canada. Find out where birds are concentrated in your flyway with Delta’s April [...]

March 2018 Conditions Report

March 28th, 2018|4 Comments

March Conditions Report Were recent rains and snowfall enough to improve dry nesting conditions in key regions? Get an updated duck production outlook with Delta’s March Conditions Report.

March 2018 Migration Report

March 14th, 2018|1 Comment

March Migration Report A lingering winter has stalled and concentrated snow geese in several regions. Find out where birds are on the move in your flyway with Delta’s March Migration Report. [...]

February Conditions Report

February 28th, 2018|0 Comments

February Conditions Report With nesting season on the horizon, here’s a look at early water conditions on key waterfowl breeding grounds across North America.

His Prayer Was Answered

February 21st, 2018|1 Comment

His Prayer Was Answered A Delta Waterfowl supporter shot a unique goose in Arkansas By Paul Wait As Kenny Jenkins and his three buddies settled in for an afternoon waterfowl hunt, they [...]

February Migration Report

February 14th, 2018|0 Comments

February Migration Report Find out where snow geese are concentrated in your flyway with Delta’s February Migration Report.

Delta Waterfowl 2017 Year End

February 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Your support made 2017 a banner year for Delta’s mission to produce ducks and secure the future of waterfowl hunting.

January Migration Report

January 11th, 2018|4 Comments

January Migration Report Ducks and geese are on the move again as the south thaws following a major cold spell that had iced over much of the country. Here’s Delta’s January migration report, [...]

December Migration Report

December 13th, 2017|3 Comments

December Migration Report A major winter weather event and plummeting temperatures have spurred migration activity across much of the United States. Find out where ducks and geese are on the move in your [...]

Delta Regional Director Bags Remarkable Hybrid Duck

November 15th, 2017|5 Comments

Delta Regional Director Bags Remarkable Hybrid Duck By Kyle Wintersteen, Managing Editor An early cold snap drove wave upon wave of mallards into western Missouri in time for the opening day [...]

A Healing Hunt

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

A Healing Hunt Three combat-wounded U.S. veterans experience memorable Mississippi River waterfowling Story and photos by Paul Wait Bryan Gray stood over his truck’s tailgate, talking as he carefully field dressed [...]

November Migration Report

November 8th, 2017|0 Comments

November Migration Report Freezing temperatures have kicked the waterfowl migration into high gear! Find out where ducks and geese are on the move in Delta’s November Migration Report.

Why Ducks Need More Duck Hunters

November 3rd, 2017|5 Comments

Why Ducks Need More Duck Hunters See how your membership can help reverse declining duck hunter numbers.

October Migration Report

October 12th, 2017|0 Comments

October Migration Report Happy October! With hunting seasons now underway across much of North America, find out where ducks and geese are on the move in this month’s Migration Report. [...]

Delta Waterfowl July Conditions Report

July 20th, 2017|0 Comments

July Conditions Report Delta Waterfowl staff assess how a mixed bag of wetland conditions across major waterfowl breeding areas may affect the fall flight.

Delta Waterfowl June Conditions Report

June 15th, 2017|0 Comments

June Conditions Report Delta Waterfowl staff assess June water conditions — which help drive renesting and duckling survival — in key waterfowl breeding areas across all four flyways.

Delta Waterfowl May Conditions Report

May 18th, 2017|2 Comments

May Conditions Report Delta Waterfowl staff details the current water conditions in key waterfowl nesting areas across the United States and Canada, and explain what it means for duck production this year. [...]

Delta Waterfowl April Conditions Report

April 25th, 2017|0 Comments

April Conditions Report More ducks and geese are arriving on the breeding grounds every day, and some have even started nesting. Here’s Delta Waterfowl’s April conditions report — a look at water and [...]

April Migration Report

April 12th, 2017|1 Comment

April Migration Report Are there any snow geese left in the United States? Here’s the answer in Delta Waterfowl’s April Migration Report.

March Condition Report

March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

March Condition Report As ducks and geese push north, here’s a look at early water conditions on key waterfowl breeding grounds across North America.

Quiz: Do You Have ‘Duck Depression?’

March 29th, 2017|0 Comments

Quiz: Do You Have ‘Duck Depression?’ By Kyle Wintersteen Face it: You aren’t you when it isn’t duck season. The air seems less crisp, daily life is downright monotonous and your [...]

March Migration Report

March 15th, 2017|0 Comments

March Delta Waterfowl Migration Report Early spring? Not so fast. Major storms and cold temps in the east and midwest have stalled the northward push, creating additional opportunities for snow goose hunters. [...]

February Migration Report

February 15th, 2017|0 Comments

February Delta Waterfowl Migration Report Unseasonably mild weather has spurred substantial numbers of snow geese to push north early this year. Watch Delta Waterfowl’s February Migration Report for up-to-date analysis. [...]