Waterfowl Reports

Wister
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 477.25
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Barn yard grasses and sedges.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Super slow.
Weather Conditions 75 degrees.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Red Slough
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Mostly full.
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Plenty of wild forage.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Unknown
Bird Movements None noticed.
Weather Conditions Sunny, windy, and warm.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Sooner
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Low
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Poor winter wheat around the area.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity None
Bird Movements Geese are west to northwest of lake.
Weather Conditions 60 degrees mild NE wind, mostly sunny.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Waurika
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 951
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Winter wheat is in fair condition.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Unknown
Bird Movements No change.
Weather Conditions 61 degrees with light winds.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Keystone
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 1.5 feet above normal.
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Soybeans have been harvested along the Arkansas Arm.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Very little movement over the past several days.
Weather Conditions 64 degrees Sunny E@6mph.
Other Comments Duck season closed this past weekend. Geese have been spotted in small numbers around the main lake. Larger groups have been spotted near the Prue area.
Hulah
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 733.64 normal pool is 733.00.
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food No crops, native foods poor.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Most of birds seen on main body of lake.
Weather Conditions Sunny and mild.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Copan
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Curent level 709.43 normal pool 710.00.
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food No crops, native foods look good.
Ducks Numbers High
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Very High
Bird Movements Most of birds seen on main body of the lake.
Weather Conditions Sunny and mild.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Webbers Falls
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 489.99
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Ag crops in the area.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Slow.
Weather Conditions 46 degrees.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Fort Gibson
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 556.87
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Ag crops in the area.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Slow
Weather Conditions 46 degrees.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Canton
January 30, 2017
Zone 1
Elevation 1516.76 (0.4 feet above normal).
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Wheat is in fair condition.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Decrease in bird numbers since last week.
Weather Conditions High in 70's, clear
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Hackberry Flat
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Hackberry Flat Reservoir is 4 feet below normal.
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Moist soil plants.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Goose numbers have increased since last survey.
Weather Conditions 74 degrees, Sunny, SW wind @ 12 mph.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Tom Steed
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 1411.06. .06 above conservation pool.
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Winter wheat is good.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Geese using WMA fields and WDU fields.
Weather Conditions 52 degrees and calm wind.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Ft. Cobb
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 1342.26
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Fair winter wheat.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers High
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Geese using wheat fields around the lake.
Weather Conditions 61* F, clear, light wind
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Ft. Supply
January 30, 2017
Zone 1
Elevation 2003.47 (Normal Pool 2004.00
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Local wheat is in mostly poor condition.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Very little bird movement over the past week.
Weather Conditions Mild and windy.
Other Comments Duck season is closed, very few geese in the area.
Eufaula
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 580.72
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Very little farming in vicinity.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Unknown
Bird Movements No significant migration observed.
Weather Conditions Cool, clear, light winds.
Other Comments Duck season is closed state wide.
Wister
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 477.25
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Barn yard grasses and sedges.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Super slow.
Weather Conditions 75 degrees.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Red Slough
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Mostly full.
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Plenty of wild forage.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Unknown
Bird Movements None noticed.
Weather Conditions Sunny, windy, and warm.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Eufaula
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 580.72
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Very little farming in vicinity.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Unknown
Bird Movements No significant migration observed.
Weather Conditions Cool, clear, light winds.
Other Comments Duck season is closed state wide.
Waurika
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 951
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Winter wheat is in fair condition.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Unknown
Bird Movements No change.
Weather Conditions 61 degrees with light winds.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Hackberry Flat
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Hackberry Flat Reservoir is 4 feet below normal.
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Moist soil plants.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Goose numbers have increased since last survey.
Weather Conditions 74 degrees, Sunny, SW wind @ 12 mph.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Tom Steed
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 1411.06. .06 above conservation pool.
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Winter wheat is good.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Geese using WMA fields and WDU fields.
Weather Conditions 52 degrees and calm wind.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Ft. Cobb
January 30, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 1342.26
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food Fair winter wheat.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers High
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Geese using wheat fields around the lake.
Weather Conditions 61* F, clear, light wind
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Sooner
February 2, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Low
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Poor winter wheat around the area.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity None
Bird Movements Geese are west to northwest of lake.
Weather Conditions 60 degrees mild NE wind, mostly sunny.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Keystone
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 1.5 feet above normal.
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Soybeans have been harvested along the Arkansas Arm.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Very little movement over the past several days.
Weather Conditions 64 degrees Sunny E@6mph.
Other Comments Duck season closed this past weekend. Geese have been spotted in small numbers around the main lake. Larger groups have been spotted near the Prue area.
Hulah
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 733.64 normal pool is 733.00.
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food No crops, native foods poor.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Moderate
Bird Movements Most of birds seen on main body of lake.
Weather Conditions Sunny and mild.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Copan
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation Curent level 709.43 normal pool 710.00.
Habitat Condition Status Good
Crop/Types/Status, other food No crops, native foods look good.
Ducks Numbers High
Goose Numbers Moderate
Hunter Activity Very High
Bird Movements Most of birds seen on main body of the lake.
Weather Conditions Sunny and mild.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Webbers Falls
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 489.99
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Ag crops in the area.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Slow.
Weather Conditions 46 degrees.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Fort Gibson
January 31, 2017
Zone 2
Elevation 556.87
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Ag crops in the area.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Slow
Weather Conditions 46 degrees.
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Canton
January 30, 2017
Zone 1
Elevation 1516.76 (0.4 feet above normal).
Habitat Condition Status Fair
Crop/Types/Status, other food Wheat is in fair condition.
Ducks Numbers Moderate
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Decrease in bird numbers since last week.
Weather Conditions High in 70's, clear
Other Comments Duck season is closed statewide.
Ft. Supply
January 30, 2017
Zone 1
Elevation 2003.47 (Normal Pool 2004.00
Habitat Condition Status Poor
Crop/Types/Status, other food Local wheat is in mostly poor condition.
Ducks Numbers Low
Goose Numbers Low
Hunter Activity Low
Bird Movements Very little bird movement over the past week.
Weather Conditions Mild and windy.
Other Comments Duck season is closed, very few geese in the area.