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Todd Caswell

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If there is open water there are still divers around, there had to be 2000 lawn darts out there today along with a few hundren golden eyes. Seen this on three different lakes North long , gull and round

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No shortage of C Mergs there! I'm in Illinois for the holiday and I've been seeing ducks of all stripes. I saw pretty much every dabbler plus some bonus divers along the Illinois River a couple of days ago and checked out Lake Michigan today where I saw Black Scoter, Greater Scaup, Common Goldeneye, and gobs of RB Mergs. Also, some greenheads and spoonies around Chicagoland.

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I have had great shooting over the past 2 weeks. As of late I have been getting "crafty" but i am still managing some dead greenies every outing. Still planning to hunt on the last day

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Tough hunting on the river will constant ice flows rolling through the deeks.... Some mallards around but they arn't stupid enough to land in that. Breaking ice the whole way down the middle of the main channel and the back waters w current had constant ice flowing through.

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Was out by Glenwood for a couple days and man are there geese on Lake Amelia ! Probabl 2000 in a small hole and a few mallards. Saw a pair of greenwing teal get out of the river where we were pheasant hunting ! Ended up with 6 roosters for 10 guys. 2 whole days of hunting. ppl ice fishing on minnewaska.

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seen lost of migrating high flocks this wknd.along w/plenty on open water if ya can find it

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