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  1. Steel3's replied to the thread What the experts say.

    I got a report yesterday from the LDWF Monroe Office saying they are 14 inches below normal rainfall, the second NE aerial survey was...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 12:01 PM
  2. Steel3's replied to the thread What the experts say.

    The 2 lines we flew yesterday that go through Rockefeller weren't anything special, but going north between Little Pecan and Grand Lake...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 11:52 AM
  3. Steel3's replied to the thread What the experts say.

    That settles it then. "Grand Passage"? Re-read my first post about this weather event leaving plenty of ducks still in IL ..... at...

    Dec 12, 2017 at 10:17 AM
  4. Steel3's replied to the thread What the experts say.

    On any subset area of a survey, we never know where additional birds come from. What we know is that all December surveys are done...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 6:00 PM
  5. Steel3's replied to the thread What the experts say.

    Redistribution due to hunting pressure occurred during those other 15 December surveys before this one as well.

    Dec 11, 2017 at 1:40 PM
  6. Steel3's replied to the thread 2017-2018 hunting reports.

    It was a USFWS helicopter, not LDWF, and they crashed it a year or 2 after it was purchased. This was over 25 years ago (late-80's),...

    Dec 11, 2017 at 10:04 AM
  7. Steel3's replied to the thread What the experts say.

    Please post the citations so everyone can read those particular papers. Illinois Natural History Survey flew an aerial survey on...

    Dec 9, 2017 at 2:38 PM
  8. Steel3's replied to the thread It happen again!.

    Public lands hunters have the same seat at the table as any other hunters. No-one has any more or less opportunity to express their...

    Dec 6, 2017