Wilson Waterfowl Report -
Waterfowl numbers 3000 ducks; approximately 2500 common goldeneyes. Some scattered areas with high concentrations of mallards. 100 hooded mergansers and 1000 coot
Mallard Migration Rank

Mallard Migration Rank = 3

The Mallard Migration Rank is subjective and ranges from 0 (no mallards) to 10 (Peak Mallard Numbers)

Water level 1516.46; 1/2 ft above conservation pool and declining
Hunting conditions Walk-in access challenging due to deep water; some of the smaller pockets of water starting to freeze
Expected hunting success Fair to good

Wilson Reservoir is in the Low Plains Late Duck Zone 

Refuge CLOSED SEPT 1 through JAN 31

Contact Corps of Engineers at 785-658-2551 for hunting restrictions around Minooka, Lucas and Sylvan Parks

Contact Wilson State Park at 785-658-2465 ext. 1 for hunting restrictions around Hell Creek and Otoe Parks