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waterfowl

(wot′ĕr-fowl″)
Ducks, geese, and swans. They are vectors of diseases such as avian influenza.

waterfowl

a loose term for anseriform birds especially ducks.
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If you can sleep well after cross referencing and researching a public image you've uncovered on the Internet, which leads you to a formerly unknown public waterfowling location, so be it.
The 3 1/2-inch magnum -- with its potential of handling 1 9/16 ounces of steel shot at 1,300 fps -- has become the most versatile 12-gauge waterfowling load on the market, approximating the effectiveness of the big 10-gauge shell in guns that are both lighter and much less expensive.
Waterfowling cannot be compared to pheasant management.
On a recent waterfowling trip to Watrous, Saskatchewan, our host Roy Gill, urged us to take a break and walk up some wild flushing sharp tailed grouse on a piece of virgin prairie Not having any lead loads with me I used my waterfowling combination Winchester 3 1/2" magnums loaded with steel BBs in a Browning Gold Hunter with a modified choke tube.
The duck- and goose-rich fields and sloughs of Alberta have become increasingly popular with Americans looking to kick-start their annual waterfowling season.
Since waterfowling is one of the few types of hunting where camouflage (or a nonglare finish) really is necessary, synthetic stocks are even more desirable since they can be had in a plethora of wetlands-friendly camo patterns or dull finishes.
Later, of course, I heard all the old adages from my waterfowling cohorts.
20 YEARS since lead shot was banned nationwide for waterfowling
Keeping in mind that before the 2009 season, most of my waterfowling took place in Wisconsin, here's my list:
Many outstanding hunters rose from this group to become important contributors to the traditions of modern-day waterfowling.
Prairie Canada is a popular waterfowling destination for non-resident hunters.
As a result, my waterfowling Bucket List--species and places I most desire to hunt--is comprised of opportunities exotic to Upper Midwest hunters.