Frequent question: Where is the best waterfowl hunting in California?

In the minds of many, the Sacramento NWR is California’s premier public waterfowl hunting area. The Sac National was established in 1937 on the “Colusa Plains.” Over time, considerable improvements to the nearly 11,000-acre area transformed it into a patch work of canals, ponds and grass lands.

Is there duck hunting in California?

7/day, which may include: 7 mallards (no more than 2 females or Mexican-like ducks), 1 pintail, 2 canvasback, 2 redheads, 2 scaup.

2021-2022 Regulations.

AREA Colorado River Zone
SPECIES Ducks only
SEASONS Oct 23 – Jan 31 & Feb 1 – 4
DAILY BAG & POSSESSION LIMITS 3/day, possession limit 9

What state has the highest duck limit?

California led all states for highest total duck harvest and total duck hunter days afield, while Texas was tops for total active duck hunters.

What is the best state to hunt whitetail deer?

The 10 Best States to Hunt Whitetail Deer in the U.S.

  • Missouri.
  • Illinois. …
  • Kansas. …
  • Iowa. …
  • Mississippi. …
  • Texas. …
  • South Carolina. …
  • Georgia. While its placement on this list may come as a surprise to many, the quality of whitetail hunting in Georgia has increased greatly over the years. …

What do I need to hunt duck in California?

All adult hunters must possess a California State Duck Stamp, a signed Federal Migratory Bird Hunting and Conservation Stamp (Duck Stamp), and an Upland Game Bird Stamp (if hunting pheasants).

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Can you hunt teal in California?

“The predominant birds are green-winged teal, but you can also expect to see northern shovelers, northern pintails, American wigeon, and mallards. There are even some larger wetlands with good diving duck hunting as well.” Los Banos Wildlife Area offers a combination of reservation and walk-in hunting opportunities.

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