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What to look for

Old 10-09-2012, 03:54 PM
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What is the best to look for around ponds to know if ducks are attracted.

I'm new to duck hunting. I live in Arkansas. We have alot of wetlands. Cypress tree Marshes. So what around a pond attracts duck. What type of food source is around. Etc.
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:14 PM
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Old 10-09-2012, 05:29 PM
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How do I know they have a good food source around.
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Old 10-09-2012, 05:37 PM
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Try to watch for'em flying in late afternoons / evenings.

Also, feathers on the water and along the water's edge. If a pond has been holding ducks for a while, there'll be a few feathers around.
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If its a good muddy pond than chances are theres ducks around feeding on it. look for cat-tails. They like to be surrounded by cat-tails and reeds when they sleep on water. Pete bogs are usually pretty good
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