Illinois Department of Natural Resources
Aerial Surveys (below)

Mallard Migration Status

The Mississippi Flyway updates the mallard migration map every week after rankings are provided by states every Tuesday.

All waterfowl surveys for years 2009-on are now on the new DNR website, at http://www.dnr.illinois.gov/hunting/waterfowl/surveys.

2008:

Upper & Lower Mississippi River Surveys
November 10, 2008
November 18, 2008
November 25, 2008
December 22, 2008
December 29, 2008
Upper & Lower IL River Valley Surveys
November 10, 2008
November 25, 2008
December 22, 2008
December 29, 2008
 
West Central Surveys
October 21, 2008
November 5, 2008
November 18, 2008
December 30, 2008
January 05, 2009
North East Surveys

 

PAST SURVEYS
MISSISSIPPI RIVER:

Upper & Lower Mississippi River
 

WEST CENTRAL AND NORTHEAST IL:

West Central IL:
Northeast IL:
 
 

SOUTHERN ILLINOIS / Western Kentucky:

ARCHIVED SURVEYS (2006):

Upper & Lower Mississippi River Valley:

Upper & Lower IL River Valley:
03/01/06 (Duck & Geese)
11/13/06 partial due to weather
11/13/06 partial due to weather
 

West Central IL:
Northeast IL:
12/19/06 partial survey due to weather
12/18/06 partial survey due to weather
   

Southern & Central IL & S. IL / Western Kentucky Aerial Duck & Goose:
03/01/06 (Geese ONLY)
02/14/06 (Geese ONLY)
 

INFORMATION:

2005 are below:

Upper & Lower Mississippi River Valley:

Upper & Lower IL River Valley: West Central IL: Northeast IL:
 
 
 
 
 
   
   
 
 
     
     
   
     
   
 
(Lower IL only) 12/26/05
 
 
Southern & Central IL & S. IL / Western Kentucky Aerial Duck & Goose: (2005)

 

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