They were standing on the bank of the pond, below Orchard Slope, where a little headland fringed with birches ran out from the bank; at its tip was a small wooden platform built out into the water for the convenience of fishermen and duck hunters
. Ruby and Jane were spending the midsummer afternoon with Diana, and Anne had come over to play with them.
Canvas coats and hip boots were the duck hunter
's uniform until post World War II when war-surplus camo came on the market.
His hunting friends included Bill Joeckel, who is also a well-known duck hunter
and decoy carver.
With a few of these tips, you too will become a proficient duck hunter
If you're a duck hunter
, you'll never go wrong with a Lab, and if most of your waterfowling is in a mild climate, you can throw a springer spaniel into the mix.
Whereas a puddle duck hunter
typically uses a handful of decoys on individual lines, sea duck hunters
use strings of 6-18 decoys clipped on a single "long-line." Intuitively, it would seem easier to set decoys this way, but considering water depth, tides, cross-winds and waves, maneuvering the boat to place decoys in a specific configuration can be a daunting task.
That's why outfitters and lodges are crucial for the duck hunter
who is not familiar with the area.
When a duck hunter
offers his time to assemble nest boxes, or a fisherman contributes to an artificial reef campaign, he is following in the footsteps of a long line of sportsman conservationists.
The 67-year-old duck hunter
was put in the public spotlight after his controversial interview with GQ Magazine was published.
numbers are down nearly 40 percent from the 1970s, when the U.S.
Other apps include Skeet Shooter, Duck Hunter
An avid duck hunter
was in the market for a new bird dog.