By John Pollman
With a mix of grasslands, croplands, and wetlands, the Prairie Pothole Region (PPR)
of the north-central United States and southern Canada supports millions of breeding and migrating waterfowl. In the fall, the PPR is also a favorite destination for waterfowlers, who come from across the nation to experience the magic of the prairie for themselves. From teal to mallards to giant Canada geese, plenty of opportunities exist for freelancers to sample some of the finest waterfowling the PPR has to offer. Here's how to do it.