Smoky Hill/Kanopolis Waterfowl Report -
Waterfowl numbers 1000 ducks - 200 Mallards and rest Goldeneye, some Bufflehead; 80 Canada geese
Water level 1465.44 ft and declining
Mallard Migration Rank

Current rank is 2

This Mallard Migration Rank is subjective and ranges from 0 (no mallards) to 10 (Peak mallard numbers).

Hunting conditions Fair to good if waterfowl numbers continue to increase;

Kanopolis Reservoir is in the Low Plains Late Duck Zone. 

Early teal season is open Sept 9-24, 2017

Remember the refuge area on the northwest part of the lake is closed to all access SEPT 1- JAN 31 except by special permit.