Duck hunting for diver species like Canvasbacks, Redheads, Ringnecks, Eiders, Goldeneye and other diver ducks.
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I have had the slowest year in recent memory this year. I have had a very hard time with all the pressure I am getting at lake saint claire. Is anyone else feeling this pressure and lack of duck activity this year or over the last 3 years?
it flies it dies
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Decent amount of pressure on inland waters on the west side but it's been very warm. Once it gets nasty the fair weather boys bail out and deer season will cut numbers as well. Local numbers have been dropping steadily over the past 10 years here and until we get rid of this 60* stuff it's going to be tough.
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VERY slow here............
I can tell ya this, we haven't seen hardly any birds at all this year as compared to years past. I live right on the water, and the bird #'s are down around here!!!!!!!!!
Lot's of honkers though.
A ton of lead anchors
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READING YOUR POSTING, NOTICED YOU HUNT ON LAKE ST CLAIR. i FOUND A DECOY A FEW YEARS AGO IN NORTH CAROLINA, AND IT WAS A LAKE ST CLAIR BLOCK. i'VE SEARCHED PRETTY HARD TO FIND SOME OTHERS BUT JUST UNABLE TO FIND ANY FOR PURCHASE. hAVE YOU EVER HEARD OF THIS DECOY COMPANY AND IF SO WHERE I COULD PURCHASE THEM AT. YOU CAN EMAIL ME IF YOU LIKE JEFFRE.T.WILDER@SPRINT.COM
THANKS FOR YOUR HELP
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we had a pretty steady year this year but it was a lot slower than the last 2. still got plenty of limits with bluebills/red heads/cans/and buffies
if it flies it dies
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were u hunting off shore or layout hunting iv been hunting the lake 4 seven years and i c more and more hunters every year i dont even like 2 hunt on the weekends alot of spots i hunted cant even go because of 2 many hunters and the cops r now telling us we cant park there any more i hope the slower season make none dedicated people not hunt next year
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