This section has updates on research undertaken by Fish & Game, as well as advice and tips for those wanting to take part improving habitat for game birds.
In this section:
Game Bird Hunting Code of Conduct
Fish & Game wants hunters to be ethical and responsible when in the field, for the best practice advice we...
Know your birds
*KNOW YOUR WATERFOWL - IMPROVE YOUR ODDS* Understanding waterfowl can aid you in hunting success. Different species have different habits so...
How to build a Maimai - Plans and Construction Guidelines
A well constructed and maintained Maimai or stand can only reflect positively on the pursuit of waterfowl hunting and ultimately...
Getting the most out of your gun dog
sues pups 2 Renny 6 2 One thing that can add success to your game bird hunting is having a...
Decoys: the art of decoying
For a quick how to guide on setting up your decoys check out this video here. Check out duck hunting guru...
Prep. & Cook Game Birds
Achieving safe and tasty table fare begins the moment you shoot the bird.
Distinguishing Grey ducks from Mallards
What's in the Bag? When it comes to inspecting a hunter’s bag of ducks, there is invariably some discussion around identifying...
Keeping your kids in the game
“Dad, it’s cold, can we go home,” “I’m bored,” “There’s never any ducks dad, let’s just go…” - Ever heard...
Mallard Duck Research
Fish & Game is dedicating a significant amount of resources and staff time to mallard research. Here you'll be able...
Making and servicing grey teal nest boxes
logo This article focuses on the best way to enhance grey teal populations using nest boxes. Grey teal nest boxes have...