Waterfowl population index -
hunting opportunity thunderstorm map

Game Fish and Parks field staff created the maps below by rating areas of each county on a scale of 1-10 regarding the current quality of waterfowling opportunity. These maps will be updated on a weekly basis and should provide a good indicator of the duck and goose activity for the upcoming weekend. Just because an area appears in blue, it doesn't mean there aren't quality opportunities available. Rankings are based on daily observations of field staff and the availability of access and public land.

Last Update: April 11, 2014 9:41 AM

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Weather Information: This information is obtained from www.accuweather.com

Area
Saturday
Sunday
Aberdeen
Temp: Hi: 63, Low: 28
Wind: NW 11MPH
Sunrise: 6:54am
Sunset: 8:16pm
Rather cloudy
Temp: Hi: 44, Low: 18
Wind: NNW 5MPH
Sunrise: 6:52am
Sunset: 8:17pm
Mostly cloudy, breezy and colder
Brookings
Temp: Hi: 64, Low: 30
Wind: NW 9MPH
Sunrise: 6:49am
Sunset: 8:08pm
Rather cloudy
Temp: Hi: 42, Low: 22
Wind: N 15MPH
Sunrise: 6:47am
Sunset: 8:09pm
Mostly cloudy, windy and much colder with a little rain
Yankton
Temp: Hi: 72, Low: 39
Wind: NW 8MPH
Sunrise: 6:53am
Sunset: 8:08pm
Warm with times of clouds and sun
Temp: Hi: 44, Low: 29
Wind: N 17MPH
Sunrise: 6:52am
Sunset: 8:09pm
Windy and much colder with periods of rain

Spring Light Goose Map


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