WATERFOWL LEDGER

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aterfowl hunting is by far my favorite pursuit. I love the heritage, I love the camaraderie, I love the measuring of my substance and the depth of my resolve. Southwest Missouri is situated directly between the Mississippi and central flyways and is, as such, not what most people would view as a duck hunters paradise – especially with the majority of my outings taking place on walk in public land. It ain’t much, but it’s honest work.

Date Quarry Animals Shot Animals Retrieved Sex (M/F) Yield
9/17/2019 Teal 0 0 n/a 0
11/09/2019 Ducks/Geese 2 2 M/F 0
11/10/2019 Ducks/Geese 2 2 M 0
11/11/2019 Ducks/Geese 0 0 n/a 0
11/21/2019 Ducks/Geese 0 0 n/a 0
12/10/2019 Ducks/Geese 0 0 n/a 0
12/18/2019 Ducks/Geese 2 2 M/F 3
12/19/2019 Ducks/Geese 0 0 n/a 0
12/22/2019 Ducks/Geese 0 0 n/a 0
1/3/2020 Ducks/Geese 1 1 F 0
1/13/2020 Ducks 1 1 F 0
1/24/2020 Ducks 1 1 F 0
1/25/2020 Ducks 0 0 F 0
1/26/2020 Ducks 0 0 F 0
1/27/2020 Ducks/Geese 2 2 F 2
Totals 11 Birds 11 Birds 5 Birds
Date Weather Temperature Start of Hunt Time Hunting Total Time Yield/Time
9/17/2019 Fair 80F 6:29 AM 03:14:00 06:01:00 N/A
11/09/2019 Fair 46 F 6:12 AM 05:01:00 10:59:00 N/A
11/10/2019 Cloudy 41 F 6:13 AM 05:56:00 11:18:00 N/A
11/11/2019 Cloudy 31 F 6:08 AM 05:30:00 08:00:00 N/A
11/21/2019 Cloudy 57 F 6:27 AM 05:07:00 09:11:00 N/A
12/10/2019 Cloudy 29 F 6:50 AM 02:10:00 07:10:00 N/A
12/18/2019 Cloudy 43 F 6:53 AM 03:20:00 08:11:00
12/19/2019 Clear 51 F 6:54 AM 02:36:00 07:38:00 N/A
12/22/2019 Clear 51 F 6:54 AM 03:02:00 08:16:00 N/A
1/3/2020 Clear 43 F 7:03 AM 05:57:00 14:28:00 N/A
1/13/2020 Cloudy 44 F 6:59 AM 01:48:00 08:21:00 N/A
1/24/2020 Light Snow 33 F 6:49 AM 02:01:00 08:04:00 N/A
1/25/2020 Foggy 39 F 6:51 AM 02:09:00 05:05:00 N/A
1/26/2020 Clear 48 F 6:48 AM 02:03:00 06:35:00 N/A
1/27/2020 Clear 33 F 6:52 AM 02:08:00 05:33:00
Additions 24:02:00 N/A
Totals 52:02:00 148:52:00 N/A
Date Mileage Location Ownership Shots Fired Total Cost Cost/Yield
9/17/2019 71 Dade County, MO Public 0 $0 N/A
11/09/2019 165 Whiteside County, IL Public 19 N/A
11/10/2019 165 Whiteside County, IL Public 17 N/A
11/11/2019 56 Lake County, IL Public 0 N/A
11/21/2019 154 St. Clair County, MO Private 0 N/A
12/10/2019 160 Henry County, MO Public 0 N/A
12/18/2019 76 Dade County, MO Public 6
12/19/2019 76 Lawrence County, MO Public 2 N/A
12/22/2019 76 Dade County, MO Public 0 N/A
1/3/2020 452 Muskogee County, OK Private 7 $146.05 N/A
1/13/2020 116 Dade County, MO Public 2 $4.00 N/A
1/24/2020 118 Taney County, MO Public 3 $0.00 N/A
1/25/2020 52 Greene County, MO Private 4 $1.88 N/A
1/26/2020 118 Taney County, MO Public 0 $8.48 N/A
1/27/2020 48 Greene County, MO Private 13 $6.11
Additions 1,056 $37.00 N/A
Totals 2,959 71 $203.52

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