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Shiawassee River State Game Area Report 10-14-2016

Oct 14th 2016 – Updates From The President of SFCHA 1-5 (Share Cropped corn)-Farmer has completed harvesting and the DNR has posted the hunting zones and began flooding at 1pm on 10/12/16. 9-14 (Share Cropped corn)- Farmer began harvesting today however with all the rain on Wednesday evening may delay finalizing harvest. 30-38 (Share Cropped […]

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St. Clair Flats – Harsens Island Update 10-11-16

Oct 11th 2016 – Managers Update – Current Bird Numbers: The DNR area bird count as of last week was 7089 ducks and 100 geese. 2016 Hunter Bird Take Stands at: 257 Ducks and 5 Geese Area Condition Update: Water levels will continue to rise in several zones, including the 20’s and 1-12.

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St. Clair Flats – Harsens Island Update 10-4-16

Oct 4th 2016 – Managers Update – Current Bird Numbers: The DNR area bird count as of last week was 7320 ducks. Crop conditions on Harsens Island will be average this year. We started out looking fantastic, but over a month with no rain severely stunted the corn crop. Small grains look good in most […]

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Fish Point Report 9-27-2016

Managers Update – 9/27/16 Current Bird Numbers: The DNR area bird count as of last week was 1980 ducks and 200 geese. Mallard, American Wigeon, Wood Duck, and Gadwall numbers increased slightly this week. Goose numbers are similar to last week’s count.  Large numbers of geese have been seen flying in and out of the refuge […]

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