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in ya'lls opinion, what is the best duck call. i know there is no magic one, but i would like one that is close.
theres tons of great calls. out of all mine I like my echo the best. I dont remember which one I have though. I do know it wood. i wanna say its cocabola but not sure.


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Can someone tell me the pros and cons of a 26 inch barrel and a 28 inch barrel. Thinking of getting a new shotgun and cant decide which length barrel to get. thanks craig
Well I really dont think it matters, it might help if you are have a kid and need a shorter barrel. What really matters is the choke and not the barrel length.


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I love hearing some interesting duck dog names so lets hear it guys! whats the name of yalls retriever??
Remington and we call her Remi...


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well made it back to camp this weekend to clean up and do some fishing .. got the final tally of ducks and actually did a lil better than we thought !! 39 hunts for a total of 380 ducks !! all ducks killed were from 1 lease and the same 3 blinds . as usual greys were our bread and butter duck !!…
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well made it back to camp this weekend to clean up and do some fishing .. got the final tally of ducks and actually did a lil better than we thought !! 39 hunts for a total of 380 ducks !! all ducks killed were from 1 lease and the same 3 blinds . as usual greys were our bread and butter duck !!…
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After the worst duck season on record for us, we ended on a lucky note. My son got his first goose and to top it off it was a banded speck!
After the worst duck season on record for us, we ended on a lucky note. My son got his first goose and to top it off it was a banded speck!…
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Crunched numbers for the season, detailed below. Total was 187 ducks on 31 regular season hunts. Had plenty of slow hunts but also good many memorable ones, especially in the first split.

Fulvous whistlers 1

Pintail 3

mottled 2

grays 69

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Crunched numbers for the season, detailed below. Total was 187 ducks on 31 regular season hunts. Had plenty of slow hunts but also good many memorable ones, especially in the first split.

Fulvous whistlers 1

Pintail 3

mottled 2

grays 69

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Well,well,saddest of the sad duck seasons,at least for me and the hunters that hunt with me,mercifully ended with a thud!!!Worked my tail off to try to make the most of NON-existent duck migration and today was a perfect example.Started solo hunt with nice trip to Honey Island Swamp(used to have…
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Well,well,saddest of the sad duck seasons,at least for me and the hunters that hunt with me,mercifully ended with a thud!!!Worked my tail off to try to make the most of NON-existent duck migration and today was a perfect example.Started solo hunt with nice trip to Honey Island Swamp(used to have…
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A few year back I developed a creeping eruption as it is called in medical books, better known as 'Nuria Itch'. I’ve had it 10+ times over the years and it always had to run its 8-14 course which starts on your leg and stops at the neck unless it has enough life to keep going back down again.…
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Well last hunt the woodys and teal showed up but no green heads . Ms river fell and we lost our water and the big ducks . Had a blast today couldn’t have ended any better it wasn’t a waisted trip like it has been this year for the most part . Kids had a blast and we got few ducks .…
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Well last hunt the woodys and teal showed up but no green heads . Ms river fell and we lost our water and the big ducks . Had a blast today couldn’t have ended any better it wasn’t a waisted trip like it has been this year for the most part . Kids had a blast and we got few ducks .…
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Bayoubob and I have at least been giving the NShore ducks plenty of hunts to try,in vain,to rid ourselves of horrible taste this miserable season has unfortunately left for not just us but all too many diehard waterfowl hunters!!!We have tried plenty of ponds,just about every single pond has…
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Have the divers moved back into the lake? They were there the first split and first week or 2 of the second but moved out.


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Well,well,end of YET another horrendous season about here and gotta vent!!!Bayoubob and I and my older son have made numerous hunts on NShore(older son the fortunate one in that he has only managed to tag along for two hunts,both productive,lucky for him).Guess it was a bad omen when we met at the…
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Well,well,end of YET another horrendous season about here and gotta vent!!!Bayoubob and I and my older son have made numerous hunts on NShore(older son the fortunate one in that he has only managed to tag along for two hunts,both productive,lucky for him).Guess it was a bad omen when we met at the…
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Hello all. New to this forum. Sharing for the first time. Like most of you, it was a slow season for me as well. I hunted Myrtle Grove area for teal season and first split with minimal to dismal results. I changed venues and hunted Hopedale area for second split for the remainder of the…
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Hello all. New to this forum. Sharing for the first time. Like most of you, it was a slow season for me as well. I hunted Myrtle Grove area for teal season and first split with minimal to dismal results. I changed venues and hunted Hopedale area for second split for the remainder of the…
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With a ridiculously-slow season winding down,know de tendency would be to toss in de white pelican towel as far as 20/21 duck season goes,and we darn-near did just dat BUT decided to hit an area that is a chore to access with even decent water levels and by now we can tell what kinda difficulty we…
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Well the end of an other bad year, hunted Sunday in were thick fog all we had were dogrees and lots of them got one lost gray . Then we went after fish was a little slow but did not scratch, i will give it one more year if it still the same will fish more. 12 hunts 95 ducks and made a coot hunt…
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Well the end of an other bad year, hunted Sunday in were thick fog all we had were dogrees and lots of them got one lost gray . Then we went after fish was a little slow but did not scratch, i will give it one more year if it still the same will fish more. 12 hunts 95 ducks and made a coot hunt…
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Finished up a great duck season down in Pecan Island. We shot 8 on Saturday and 10 this morning. Don’t know what happened today but the scaup showed up in bunches. First time this year we had that happen. Not complaining but that’s all we had to shoot at . Finished with a limit of…
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Forgot the final count 150 ducks in 19 hunts


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Bayoubob and I did the usual pre-duck hunt prep and made sure to scope out Wunderground and forecast was spot-on,just another duck-less NShore hunt,getting to be de norm vs exception and might have just a few more of these before we calls it quits and toss in de white pelican towel(seems like once…
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Three of us hunted today and shot 6 dosgris and 2 ring necks. All divers continue but at least we are shooting some ducks holding our nose while doing it.


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Anyone hunt the Mouton's Hunting Club south of Kaplan? Looking at getting lease for next year or just booking day hunts
do they provide a lease for the season? how much?


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Got to love the colors late in season. Hopefully get a green wing before season ends.
I had the pleasure of hunting with Glardon Hoffpauir at Spoonbill Adventures in Welsh, LA on Wednesday. It was great to go over there and try something different after the very disappointing season we are having in Southeast Louisiana. We hunted a beautiful flooded rice field hoping for ducks and…
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I had the pleasure of hunting with Glardon Hoffpauir at Spoonbill Adventures in Welsh, LA on Wednesday. It was great to go over there and try something different after the very disappointing season we are having in Southeast Louisiana. We hunted a beautiful flooded rice field hoping for ducks and…
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Have honestly not had the time to get it done but finally got the time and effort going to tackle re-installation of new steering helm and steering cable on de ole 1999 era SouthFork flat!!After getting excellent advice from Larry Boesch and watching nice You Tube,got parts in this past Tues and…
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LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE & FISHERIES

POST OFFICE BOX 98000

BATON ROUGE, LA 70898-9000

Waterfowl Population Estimates Date: Coastal Zone: Jan. 4-6

in Louisiana?s Coastal Zone Below Catahoula Lake: Jan. 5

U.S. Highway 90 and on…
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LOUISIANA DEPARTMENT OF WILDLIFE & FISHERIES

POST OFFICE BOX 98000

BATON ROUGE, LA 70898-9000

Waterfowl Population Estimates Date: Coastal Zone: Jan. 4-6

in Louisiana?s Coastal Zone Below Catahoula Lake: Jan. 5

U.S. Highway 90 and on…
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Hunted down in Pecan Island last weekend with mixed results. We shot 10 on Saturday and 6 on Sunday. Slower than it had been with light winds most of the weekend.
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Hunted down in Pecan Island last weekend with mixed results. We shot 10 on Saturday and 6 on Sunday. Slower than it had been with light winds most of the weekend.…
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Bayoubob and me and my older son hit a few ponds in Honey Island Swamp,had a gent paddle past us not sure if he had earplugs in as my older son tried to ask how he was doing but got zero response and we wanted to alert him dat he was headed directly for where Bayoubob was hunkered down!!Legal…
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We ain’t seeing enough birds to justify going the remaining days. Good luck to all out there.


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with the water being super low in the mornings its nice to sleep in and make some after noon hunts .. saterday and sunday did not have enough water to get in blind until 2;00 . but the ducks did not dissappoint.. 3 man limit of greys, and 2 dogs saterday. 6 greys and 6 dogs sunday .only hunted for…
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with the water being super low in the mornings its nice to sleep in and make some after noon hunts .. saterday and sunday did not have enough water to get in blind until 2;00 . but the ducks did not dissappoint.. 3 man limit of greys, and 2 dogs saterday. 6 greys and 6 dogs sunday .only hunted for…
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Guess I should take this as good luck as today,Bayou bob and I were hoping to hit an ole stand-by,were prepared for fairly low water and to our surprise,water level at launch not terribly bad and here is when de fun began!!Launched ole SouthFork put her in reverse and felt what appeared to be…
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Mandevillian sorry for your bad luck, last Sat. made a hunt 0 ducks yesterday had 4 3 doggres 1 teal not good we have not seeine a gray duck come in in weeks with all that gold up north still no big ducks .


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