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WILDFOWL Spotlight: Hevi-Shot

by Skip Knowles

So you have a great idea for some duck-killing shotshells. How do you hit a home run and start a… more »


You Talk Too Much: Why Aggressive Calling Isn’t Always the Answer

by P.J. Reilly

Ahhh, there’s nothing like the smell of fresh acrylic in the morning. New honker hunters are showing up in fields… more »


Remington HyperSonic Review

by John Taylor

Pressure, Payload and velocity. It’s a delicate balancing act Remington has seemingly mastered with 1,700 fps HyperSonic, a super-hot non-toxic… more »


Green Against Greenheads: The USFWS’s Migratory Bird Management & Renewable Energy

by David Hart

An internal memo sent to employees of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s Region 8 office touched off alarms throughout… more »


Tips for Protecting Your Bird Dog on Cold Water Retrieves

by Tom Dokken

A good friend and I were hunting from shore on the Potholes Reservoir in Washington State. We stared skyward over… more »


Federal Duck Stamp Fee Set To Increase

by David Hart

After years of stops and starts, waterfowl conservationists are finally getting their wish: The price of a Federal Migratory Bird… more »


8 Tips for Conquering Public-Land Walk-In Hunts

by Joe Genzel

We humped down the levy, almost a mile, three rookie public-land walk-in hunters. The groups behind us unwillingly (or maybe… more »


Wildfowl 2014 Holiday Gift Guide

by Wildfowl Online Staff

Waterfowlers are probably some of the most demanding hunters around, which also makes us some of the hardest to shop… more »


Shotgun Patterning Tips for More Kills This Season

by Brad Fitzpatrick

We’ve all been there. The birds are well in range, we swing through to the goose’s beak and smash the… more »


Conservation Corner: How Oil Dependence is Killing Ducks

by David Hart

They look like any other body of water from above. Some are tiny ponds in the arid southwest. Others are… more »


WILDFOWL Spotlight: Dakota Decoy

by Skip Knowles

How, in the crowded world of decoy manufacturing, did Dakota Decoy’s Bill Willroth so quickly carve out a major niche… more »


Read & React: Are Duck Migration Patterns Changing?

by David Hart

Waterfowl hunters love conspiracy theories. “How else can you explain the growing number of hunters who insist ducks are migrating… more »


Federal Black Cloud FS Steel Review

by L.P. Brezny

It is not big news that hunting across the country over the past couple of years, hunters have been witness… more »


WILDFOWL Spotlight: Jim Slotterbeck of Real-Geese

by Joe Genzel

Hundreds of greenheads continued on an endless circle, looking to dump into a harvested field on Canada’s western prairie. It’s… more »


How to Spot-and-Stalk Greenheads With Success

by Brad Fenson

I checked the intermittent creek bed for deep holes still holding water and maybe a few ducks. Three fat October… more »


Hevi-Shot’s Hevi-Steel Review

by L.P. Brezny

The call came in, and I was off to Pierre, S.D., with a few cases of Hevi-Shot’s new Hevi-Steel, a… more »


New Waterfowl Camo & Clothing for 2014

by Patrick Meitin

We all miss the days of old when the points system allowed for bigger limits (if you were selective about… more »


Hot New Waterfowl Accessories for 2014

by David Rearick

Your wife loves to accessorize, and so do you…when it comes to chasing birds. From lanyards to more expensive binos… more »


Top Waterfowl Decoys for 2014

by Kyle Wintersteen

For some, setting decoys is a chore. What a shame. There is plenty of joy to be found in it:… more »


Michigan, Wisconsin and Iowa Reinstall Teal Season

by Charlie Puckett

Midwestern waterfowlers looking to scratch their early-season teal itch in Michigan, Wisconsin and Iowa will be able to do so… more »