WATERFOWL HUNTING: DUCKS & GEESE OF NORTH AMERICA
Author: Nick Smith
Publisher: CREATIVE PUBLISHING/QUAYSIDE, Jun 2006
Bag more birds! In-depth how-to info on calling, decoying, & blind locating. 100 photos, illus; 8.5x11 inches, 128 pgs.
* Latest manufacturer sources & photos of products
* Information on habitat, breeding, migration, & feeding.
Each year more than 4 million hunters pursue waterfowl species in North America alone. This basic outdoor reference for hunters covers bird identification & actual hunting strategies for 27 major species of puddle ducks, diving ducks, & geese. The author also discusses several different styles of hunting waterfowl - from the water & from land - plus different kinds of blinds & their relative usefulness in various habitats.
How-to info on calling & decoying is covered in detail, including decoy placement strategies & all the popular patterns. Both U.S. and Canadian species & hunting opportunites are discussed. An index is included.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Nick Smith has been published in many prestigious outdoor magazines, such as American Angler, Outdoors Magazine, and Fur-Fish-Game. He owns and operates Vermont Outdoor Connections Guide Service, which specializes in quality duck and goose hunting adventures.