Melvern Lake/Wildlife Area Waterfowl Report -
Waterfowl numbers Few more waterfowl seen on this weeks survey. Primary species are gadwalls and mallards. Few more geese starting to show up.
Water level Lake level 1034.92; Conservation pool = 1036.
Hunting conditions 3-Duck and Willow marshes are pumped. Sundance marsh is partially pumped.
Expected hunting success Fair

All hunters utilizing Melvern Wildlife Area are required to obtain a free daily hunt permit through the new electronic permit system. Hunters can register now to begin using the electronic system at    For more information (click here)Waterfowl hunters utilizing the main lake are only required to obtain a permit when hunting west of Hoch Rd.

Refuge Area is CLOSED Oct. 1st through Jan. 15th