2017 Duck Population Numbers | 2017-2018 Waterfowl Season

Species-by-species breakdown, the USFWS Waterfowl Population Survey will help you prepare for the 2017-2018 duck hunting season

2017 Duck Species Breakdown

Mallard

2017 Mallard Numbers

2017: 10.488 million. -11% change from 2016
2016: 11.793 million

Mallard are +34% over the long term average.


Mallard 1955-2017 Estimated Breeding Populations
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* in millions