Duck Hunting Forecast 2006: The survey says you’ll see better shooting this season

Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Mallard
2006 count: 7.277 million; up 8 percent from 2005; down 3 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
American wigeon
2006 count: 2.171 million; down 2 percent from 2005; down 17 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Blue-winged teal
2006 count: 5.860 million; up 28 percent from 2005; up 30 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Green-winged teal
2006 count: 2.587 million; up 20 percent from 2005; up 39 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Gadwall
2006 count:¿¿ 2.825 million; up 30 percent from 2005; up 67 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Northern pintail
2006 count: 3.386 million; up 32 percent from 2005; down 18 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Redhead
2006 count: 0.916 million; up 55 percent from 2005; up 47 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Northern shoveler
2006 count: 3.680 million; up 2 percent from 2005; up 69 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors
Duck Hunting Forecast: 2006
Scaup
2006 count: 3.247; down 4 percent from 2005; down 37 percent from long-term average (average from all surveys:1955-2005) Field & Stream Online Editors