A lot can go wrong to foul up your duck or goose hunt, but with this troubleshooting guide, you can still limit out.
As any waterfowler knows, a morning in the blind doesn’t always go according to script, even with meticulous scouting and planning. After all, many of the variables that can conspire against a duck or goose hunt are difficult to accurately predict. But unforeseen circumstances don’t have to ruin your hunt. If you can recognize what’s happening and react quickly and appropriately, you can still salvage the day. Here are some of the most common hunt busters that can arise, along with tactics for making the best of the situation.