Related Migration Waterfowl Breeding & Habitat Surveys Snow Plow in New York's Finger Lakes Migration Alert: March 11, 2017 – Atlantic Flyway Light Goose Conservation Order Light Goose Migration Expected to Stall as Winter Returns Migration Alert: March 9, 2017 - Light Goose Conservation Order Snows on the Move Up the Atlantic Flyway Migration Alert: Feb. 28, 2017 - Atlantic Flyway - Light Goose Conservation Order Light Goose Migration Surges North Migration Alert: Feb. 17, 2017 – Light Goose Conservation Order Waterfowl Migration Follow the Ducks All Year Long! Cold Snap May Improve North Carolina Waterfowl Hunting Migration Alert: Jan. 9, 2017 – Atlantic Flyway – North Carolina Waterfowl 360 Sponsors DU Windows App Migration, Waterfowl ID, News, Latest Stories and Events all from your Windows 8 tablet or Surface device! DU Mobile Apps Stay Connected on Your iPhone, Android or Windows 8 Devices Optimism Abounds with Start of the Light Goose Conservation Order Migration Alert: Jan. 31, 2017 – Light Goose Conservation Order Arkansas, Mississippi Hunters Face Tough Conditions for Final Weekend Migration Alert: Jan. 27, 2017 – Mississippi Flyway – Arkansas & Mississippi Thaw Provides Opportunities for Pacific Northwest Hunters Migration Alert: Jan. 21, 2017 – Pacific Flyway – Oregon & Washington Louisiana Hunters Hoping to Finish Strong Migration Alert: Jan. 21, 2017 – Mississippi Flyway – Louisiana Rain, Ice Set to Impact Oklahoma Duck Hunters Migration Alert: Jan. 13, 2017 – Central Flyway – Oklahoma Fluctuating Duck Numbers Makes Tennessee Waterfowling Tough Migration Alert: Jan. 12, 2017 – Mississippi Flyway – Tennessee California Deluge Limits Hunting in Many Areas, Improves Others Migration Alert: Jan. 10, 2017 – Pacific Flyway – California New Ducks for a New Year in New York Migration Alert: Jan. 3, 2017 – Atlantic Flyway – New York High Temperatures Not Impacting South Texas Hunting Migration Alert: Dec. 29, 2016 – Central Flyway – South Texas Duck Numbers, Weather Have Southeast Missouri Set for Strong Finish Migration Alert: Dec. 23, 2016 – Southeast Missouri Last Dash for South Florida Ducks Migration Alert: Jan. 24, 2017 – Atlantic Flyway – Florida Big Ducks for Christmas on the Chesapeake Migration Alert: Dec. 22, 2016 - Atlantic Flyway - Chesapeake Bay Louisiana Reporting an Estimated 3.61 Million Ducks Migration Alert: Dec. 22, 2016 – Mississippi Flyway – Louisiana North Texas Hunters Anxious for a Thaw Migration Alert: Dec. 22, 2016 – Central Flyway – North Texas Waterfowl Respond as Arctic Air Sweeps Across the Plains Migration Alert: Dec. 15, 2016 – Central Flyway Idaho Waterfowl Numbers Spike as Weather Deteriorates Migration Alert: Dec. 8, 2016 – Pacific Flyway – Idaho Missouri Hunters Wait on Weather, Ducks Migration Alert: Dec. 2, 2016 – Missouri Migration Delayed in San Joaquin Valley and Southern California Migration Alert: Nov. 29, 2016 – Pacific Flyway – California Hunting and Habitat Conditions Mixed in Illinois Migration Alert: Nov. 24, 2016 - Mississippi Flyway - Illinois Hunting Conditions Improve in Nebraska Migration Alert: Nov. 22, 2016 – Central Flyway – Nebraska Strong Start to North Carolina's Second Split Migration Alert: Nov. 18, 2016 – Atlantic Flyway – North Carolina Ducks, Geese Arrive with Front in Eastern Colorado Migration Alert: Nov. 23, 2016 – Central Flyway – Colorado Northern Plains Brace for Snow and Cold Migration Alert: Nov. 17, 2016 – Central & Mississippi Flyway Shifting Weather Patterns Should Help Oregon Hunters Migration Alert: Nov. 16, 2016 – Pacific Flyway – Oregon Bluewings Hanging Around in Texas, Big Ducks Expected Soon Migration Alert: Nov. 11, 2016 – Texas California Hunters Wait for More Favorable Weather Migration Alert: Nov. 10, 2016 - California Ohio Waterfowl Numbers Increasing with Each Front Migration Alert: Nov. 4, 2016 – Ohio Late Wood Ducks Provide Opportunities in Massachusetts Migration Alert: Nov. 3, 2016 – Massachusetts Rain, Warm Weather Equals Slow Start for Washington and Idaho Waterfowlers Migration Alert: Nov. 2, 2016 – Washington and Idaho Opportunities Improving for Michigan Waterfowlers Migration Alert: Oct. 28, 2016 − Michigan Much-Needed Rains Jumpstart New York Early Season Migration Alert: Oct. 26, 2016 − New York South Dakota Hunters Wait for Migration Migration Alert: Oct. 25, 2016 – South Dakota Wisconsin Waterfowlers Enjoying Early Success Migration Alert: Oct. 21, 2016 – Wisconsin Waterfowl Numbers Respond to Improved Habitat in California Migration Alert: Oct. 20, 2016 - California Preview Minnesota Waterfowlers Wait for Next Push Migration Alert: Oct. 17, 2016 – Minnesota Texas Waterfowlers Eye November Opener Migration Alert: Nov. 4, 2016 – Texas Preview Water Key to Success in North Dakota Migration Alert: Oct. 12, 2016 – North Dakota Optimism Reigns for Waterfowlers in Pacific Northwest Migration Alert: Oct. 6, 2016 – Pacific Northwest Preview Habitat, Weather Will Determine Atlantic Flyway's Fall Flight Migration Alert: Oct. 4, 2016 − Atlantic Flyway Preview Habitat, Good Numbers Drive Central Flyway Enthusiasm Migration Alert: Sept. 30, 2016 - Central Flyway Preview Texas rice prairies holding teal, east side slow Migration Alert: Sept. 22, 2016 – Texas Bluewing Numbers Continue to Grow in Louisiana Migration Alert: Sept. 20, 2016 - Louisiana Low Teal Numbers Reported in Louisiana Migration Alert: Sept. 9, 2016 – Louisiana Teal Preview Rice and Water Equals Great Teal Numbers in Texas Migration Alert: Sept. 8, 2016 – Texas Teal Preview DU Waterfowl Migration Email Alerts Be the first to know when ducks are on the move! Migration Update: Bayou Bluewings Mallard Migration Observation Network Waiting for Weather in Pennsylvania Migration Alert: Dec. 6, 2016 – Atlantic Flyway – Pennsylvania Cold Weather, More Waterfowl Arriving in Kansas Migration Alert: Dec. 8, 2016 – Central Flyway – Kansas Delayed Migration Offers Varied Success in California Migration Alert: Dec. 13, 2016 – Pacific Flyway – California Limited Habitat, Spotty Success in Arkansas Migration Alert: Dec. 13, 2016 – Mississippi Flyway – Arkansas Water, Weather Mixing Things Up for Texas Waterfowlers Migration Alert: Dec. 14, 2016 – Central Flyway – Texas December 2016 Migration Updates Cold weather has ducks on the move across much of the nation Snow, Ice Setting Late-Season Patterns for Washington Hunters Migration Alert: Jan. 6, 2017 – Pacific Flyway – Washington Cold Front Sets Table for Great Finish in Louisiana Migration Alert: Jan. 5, 2017 – Mississippi Flyway – Louisiana Waterfowl Fall Migration Why, when, and where? Tips for Hunting Early Teal Strategies for September Bluewings Hunting Flight Ducks Tips for hunting waterfowl that are on the move Waterfowling's Perfect Storm Learn to read a weather map before you head out Duck Scouting Success With Online Tools New technology for duck hunters Think Like a Duck Adapt your hunting strategies to match shifts in the duck's behavior Duck Hunters Rainbow Major rain events can lead to some of the season’s best hunting Scouting for Ducks Improve your hunting by locating new hunting spots and by keeping tabs on migration Where the Flyways Begin High adventure awaits goose hunters in the land where the polar bears roam Snow Goose Destinations Meet the migration head-on at these five LGCO hotspots Banding ducks in the Dakotas Ducks Unlimited awarded federal grant to improve 380 acres of wetlands in Michigan, Ohio Projects to improve habitat for waterfowl, wildlife and recreation Allegan State Game Area gets boost for waterfowl, hunters Working to restore 64 acres of wetlands at the 55,000-acre area Ducks Unlimited and Partners Awarded NAWCA Grant in Wisconsin Waterfowl Research & Science DU Helps Landowners Protect Playa Wetlands on Nebraska Property Saving the Sprig Bringing back the pintail to its former abundance The Amazing Journey Following one hen throughout its annual cycle reveals much about the key habitat challenges facing waterfowl Summer's End After the breeding season, ducks must molt and must build energy reserves in time for fall migration Why Waterfowl Migrate Ducks and geese fly long distances to find the resources they need to survive and reproduce Ducks After Dark An inside look at the nocturnal behavior of waterfowl Getting Ready for the Migration After the breeding season, ducks must molt and must build energy reserves in time for fall migration For Goodness Sake, Where Are All the Ducks Ducks migrating south in winter aren't unlike hordes of college kids heading out on spring break. Ducks 2050 What might the coming decades hold for waterfowl and duck hunters? Upper Mississippi River Level III Ducks Unlimited conservation priority area, providing a migration corridor for hundreds of thousands of dabbling ducks and significant numbers of divers Upper Mississippi River Level III Ducks Unlimited conservation priority area, providing a migration corridor for hundreds of thousands of dabbling ducks and significant numbers of divers The Platte River One of America 's great waterfowl migration corridors Mississippi Alluvial Valley Level I Ducks Unlimited conservation priority area, the most significant winter habitat area for mallards in North America Mississippi Alluvial Valley Level I Ducks Unlimited conservation priority area, the most significant winter habitat area for mallards in North America Understanding Waterfowl: Stopover Country Wetlands and rivers in America's heartland provide vital migration habitat for millions of waterfowl Finding the Way Waterfowl have amazing navigational abilities that guide their migrations Conservation: Waterfowl Energy Demands Cutting-edge research guides DU's conservation work on migration and wintering areas Scientific Waterfowling Recent waterfowl research may have practical applications for waterfowlers Ducks Unlimited Mobile Text Alerts Be the First to Know!