• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

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    February 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    For waterfowl hunters, Canada geese offer the last chance to cut some feathers. South Carolina's late season is Feb. 14-29, and North Carolina's is going on now through Feb. 13.

    Duck season is out, but Canada geese will soon be fair game again

    Canada hunting gets a little tougher in the late season
    January 31, 2016 at 9:44pm
    Marine Patrol Officers Justin Lott, Chris Lee, and Amos Williams helped pluck a waterfowl hunter from the chilly Roanoke Sound after the hunter's boat got away from him.

    N.C. Marine Patrol rescues duck hunter from Roanoke Sound

    Waterfowl hunter was attempting to retrieve boat
    January 28, 2016 at 2:36pm
    Crossway Church's Critter Cooking is a wild game feast, duck calling competition, and more. It will be held Feb. 6 from 2-6 p.m.

    Crossway Church hosting wild game dinner, duck calling competition Feb. 6

    Crossway Critter Cooking to be held in Loris
    January 19, 2016 at 8:52am
    A lot of late-season ducks are killed later in the day by hunters who locate big, open-water areas where ducks are resting after finishing their early morning feeding periods.

    South Carolina duck particulars

    January 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    Although huge decoy spreads on big water are a given late in the season, make sure the decoys farthest from your blind are still well within shotgun range.

    Keep big decoy spreads in shotgun range

    January 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    January duck hunting proves it’s better late than never across South Carolina.

    Ducks: Never too late - South Carolina duck hunters shouldn’t give up until January and the season come to a close

    Resting areas become as important as food sources as Januarsy arrives.
    January 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Fasteel

    Fasteel

    January 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Spinning-wing decoys can add enough motion to a decoy spread to get wary ducks to commit and drop in for a visit.

    Do the loco-motion - Motion decoys are essential for taking late-season North Carolina ducks

    Make sure your decoy spread includes several spinning-wing models when January arrives.
    January 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Fasteel

    Fasteel

    January 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    The late goose season is a little more challenging than the early season, but these tips can help you bag your share of geese this month.

    Professional hunter shares late season goose tips

    Scouting, calling, camouflage are all important
    December 01, 2015 at 11:07am
    Antonio Jones, a past world duck-calling champion, said hunters need to know only a handful of calls to kill ducks.

    Duck hunting’s fabulous five - Five duck calls you need to master

    Quack, quack, quack! These five calls are all you need to bring birds into your decoy spread.
    December 01, 2015 at 7:00am