waterfowl

A sora rail walking through a marsh
How to Hunt Sora Rails

Sora rails, while a small quarry, is an excellent game bird to chase during the…

Two wood ducks hang by a game strap.
Wood Ducks and the ‘Good Old Days’

On a recent duck hunting trip to southwestern West Virginia, the author revisits memories of…

Duck sausage, apple and gouda stuffed acorn squash
Duck Sausage, Apple, and Gouda Stuffed Acorn Squash

All the flavors of fall stuffed into one delicious acorn squash In our home, the…

Michael Cravens holds a dead mallard.
Lessons Learned by a Beginner Waterfowler

Seven flocked-up mallards glided over our heads and out of sight behind us. My two companions and…

A hunter patterns non-toxic shot with his shotgun.
Heavier Than Steel: Non-Toxic Shot for More Efficient Waterfowling

If you’ve hunted waterfowl, chances are good that you know the feeling: You swing through…