Hunter Activity and Harvest Report for 2010-2011 Seasons Released
The latest Migratory Bird Hunting Activity and Harvest Report has been released, reporting that over 14.7 million ducks were harvested in the United States in 2010, with an increase to 15.8 million ducks harvested in 2011. The number of harvested geese was over 3.1 million nationally in 2010, decreasing somewhat to over 2.8 million geese in 2011.
In addition to downloading the full report, you can also generate custom harvest trends reports to quickly and easily view the information that is important to you. With these custom reports, you can view harvest trends for a specific species in a specific state; or you can view results for all ducks or all geese on a national level or within a selected flyway; or you can see the total of all ducks and geese at the national level. Results from these custom reports are presented in line graph format to easily illustrate harvest trends from 1961 through 2010. To view harvest activity reports for previous years, visit the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service Migratory Bird Management website.