Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

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Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby TheBigTim » Tue Jan 03, 2012 2:51 pm

Anyone have any tips for hunting Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw) from the shore?
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Re: Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby captmike69 » Tue Jan 03, 2012 7:17 pm

ya get a boat!
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Re: Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby Timber » Tue Jan 03, 2012 9:51 pm

TheBigTim wrote:Anyone have any tips for hunting Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw) from the shore?

I would get some Old Squaw decoys and a boat if you do not already have one and your basic longline setup, And even a layout boat will help at times.
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Re: Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby Duckdon » Wed Jan 18, 2012 11:14 am

Small rock islands out in big water. You will need a boat. Duckdon
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Re: Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby charles.r.hensen » Thu Jan 26, 2012 1:09 pm

80 feet of water, 3.5 miles off shore will help too
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Re: Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby seeduk » Fri Jan 27, 2012 12:54 pm

captmike69 wrote:ya get a boat!

what he said :thumbsup:
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Re: Long Tailed Ducks (Oldsquaw)

Postby woody3691 » Fri Jan 27, 2012 4:35 pm

you dont necessarily need a boat or to be far off shore you just need to find out where they are hanging out in your area, i have had many sucessful hunts for oldsquaw off the beach in eastern long island......just gotta find them, and typically if youre hunting them from shore its going to be harsh conditions keep that in mind. good luck bud :thumbsup:

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