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Waterfowl Hunting in New York State is as Good as It Gets [VIDEO]

New York State is one of the best places you will ever go waterfowl hunting and here’s why.

Whether it’s the sloughs or river bottoms, the ponds or the open lakes, New York has its share of great duck and goose hunting.

Even in the late season waterfowl can be had in this great state.

Here’s a good look at where and how it’s done.

It’s a great time we live in that affords us the chance to see some good hunting and get it recorded with today’s video equipment. You can really see what it takes to get a lead on a bird and make the shot that puts it in the bag.

Here’s a quick review of the NY waterfowl seasons and regulations from the NYS DEC:

Shooting Hours: one-half hour before sunrise to sunset, non-toxic shot required.

See the DEC website for specific hunting zones along with seasonal regulation explanations and exceptions.

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Waterfowl Hunting in New York State is as Good as It Gets [VIDEO]