54 min

Wetland Management for Waterfowl 2/3 Duck Season Somewhere

    • Wilderness

Did you know that mallard diet on the wintering grounds consists predominately of annual seeds? In today's Duck Season Somewhere podcast episode, USDA-NRCS Wildlife Biologist, Kevin Nelms, and Ramsey dig deeper into the subject of wetland management for waterfowl. What is moist-soil management, what are the advantages, why's it a combination of art and science, and what's Nelms's rule-of-thumb for creating the perfect drawdown?  We're cooking in hot grease now, folks! 

Did you know that mallard diet on the wintering grounds consists predominately of annual seeds? In today's Duck Season Somewhere podcast episode, USDA-NRCS Wildlife Biologist, Kevin Nelms, and Ramsey dig deeper into the subject of wetland management for waterfowl. What is moist-soil management, what are the advantages, why's it a combination of art and science, and what's Nelms's rule-of-thumb for creating the perfect drawdown?  We're cooking in hot grease now, folks! 

54 min