Nayanquing Point Managed Waterfowl Hunt Area Manager's Update

Review For Week Ending

  • 12/1/2019

Weather

  • We were locked up solid for the first part of the week, then warmed up into the upper 40’s after Wednesday and thawed out.

Waterfowl abundance

  • Waterfowl numbers have declined due to limited open water areas.

Hunting conditions

  • Ice with limited open water.

Hunter numbers

  • We had 4 hunter trips, no draws.  Hunter trips total 3,113.

Waterfowl harvest

  • We harvested 2 ducks and 2 geese, for an average of 0.50 ducks/hunter trip.  Running total 3,684 ducks and 116 geese, for an average of 1.2 ducks per hunter trip.

What to expect this week

  • Highs are forecast to stay up around 40 through the week, with lows around 30. As of now, the forecast looks promising for a thaw, with rain and strong winds starting on Thursday. However, with no hunters out access point remain frozen with limited number of birds using the area

Upcoming events

  • N/A

Other comments

  • Morning hunters may use the self serve registration.  Normal check station hours are 8-4 pm. Please call ahead for the most up to date information.  If the area thaws over the next days a new check station schedule will be posted.