Location: Clara City MN
Weather:Daytime highs getting up into the teens and twenties for this week.
Snow Cover: Anew dusting of about an inch of snow arrived last night.
Water Conditions: Mostly all water is frozen except the river and a goose hole on Lac Qui Parle Lake.
Feeding Conditions: Remaining geese are feeding on the refuge in cornfields.
Species and Numbers: Not many geese remain on the refuge.
Hunting Report: None
Gossip: Even the ice fishing has been slow with the cold front and highs below zero for most of last week.
Name: Greg Owens
Date:Jan 12 2015
Location: Rochester, MN
Weather:really really cold!
Snow Cover: about 5”
Water Conditions: Everything is frozen up except the rivers through town.
Feeding Conditions: There is still plenty of food around for the birds that are still in town.
Species and Numbers: Duck and Goose numbers are pretty low right now. But with no hunting pressure, the birds that are still here will probably stay here through the winter.
Migrations: None noted.
Season Stage:The season is closed now.
Hunting Report: Things were pretty slow at the end of the season.
Gossip: Ice fishing is really starting to heat up.