Archive | Shiawassee River State Game Area Reports

Updated Reports of Michigan’s Shiawassee River State Game Area managed waterfowl hunting area.

Shiawassee River State Game Area Report 08-08-2017

Area Condition Update: From the President SFCHA – As many are aware, the SRSGA has taken quite a beating this year. The dike blowouts in April with the water topping almost every dike with the exception of the 30’s and 40s was one of the highest flood events I have ever seen. It was a […]

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Shiawassee River State Game Area Report 06-28-2017

Area Condition Update: The area north of Shiawassee received a significant rainfall Thursday night /Friday morning.  Shiawassee received a total of 2.5″ of rain.  Areas north near Midland/Sanford received in excess of 7″.  The Tittabawassee River  was at significant flood stage emptied into the Saginaw River east of Shiawassee.    As these flood waters proceeded […]

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Shiawassee River State Game Area Report 06-01-2017

Area Condition Update: The spring began with a fairly significant flood.  Several dike breaches were identified and the DNR crew made quick work of getting them repaired.  However since then we have been experiencing frequent showers with cool days which has slowed spring planting progress on the area.  As of Friday 5/26/17 the only field […]

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Shiawassee River State Game Area Report 10-11-2016

Oct 11th 2016 – Managers Update – DNR area bird count 4545 ducks and 730 plus geese. 2016 Hunter Bird Take Stands at: 835 Ducks and 171 Geese Area Condition Update: The corn harvest has started in 1-5 and will continue today. The sharecropper will then move into 9-14 and we will start flooding as […]

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