Because of adverse weather conditions in their northern breeding grounds, the hunting limit on ducks has been reduced to two per day. This means there is a severe shortage in breeding stock and therefore, we in the South, should do everything possible to return the survivors in good healh next Spring. Well managed private ponds, such as our Dauphin Island Sanctuary, will help.
Volume Number: 10 Year Published: 1962
Issue Number: 2-3
Page Number: 10
Link to article: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1962/Vol 10 No. 2, 3_1962_p10.pdf
Link to the full issue of BirdLife: http://birdlife.aosbirds.org/1962/Vol 10 No. 2, 3_1962.pdf