Lacreek National Wildlife Refuge
Mountain-Prairie Region

Migration Update March 24, 2010

Waterfowl use of the Refuge may change daily due to the interaction between weather and migration events.


Date/Species

1/27/2010

2/9/2010

2/19/2010

3/4/2010

3/19/2010

3/24/2010

Trumpeter Swan

14

44

14

129

62

17

Tundra Swan

0

0

0

0

0

0

Canada Goose

9459

17095

15118

1331

496

327

White-front Goose

0

0

0

0

0

0

Snow Goose

0

0

0

0

0

0

Total Geese

9473

17095

15118

1331

496

327

Mallard

1438

350

972

3287

2104

4061

Gadwall

0

0

0

2

135

606

American Wigeon

0

0

0

0

100

181

Green-wing Teal

0

0

0

0

32

80

Blue-wing Teal

0

0

0

0

0

0

Cinnamon Teal

0

0

0

0

0

0

Northern Shoveler

0

0

0

0

12

6

Northern Pintail

0

0

0

269

1984

4776

Wood Duck

0

0

0

0

14

19

Total Dabblers

1438

350

972

3558

4381

9729

Redhead

0

0

0

36

64

1448

Canvasback

0

0

0

2

60

216

Lesser Scaup

0

0

0

42

35

521

Ring-neck Duck

0

0

0

6

221

492

Common Goldeneye

14

2

22

66

50

19

Bufflehead

0

0

0

2

55

54

Ruddy Duck

0

0

0

0

0

0

Common Merganser

0

7

9

80

330

24

Hooden Merganser

0

0

0

0

6

3

Total Divers

14

9

31

234

821

2777

Total Ducks

1452

359

1003

3792

5202

12506

If you are planning a trip, feel free to contact Headquarters (605-685-6508) during normal business hours of 7 AM to 3:30 PM MST Monday through Friday excluding Holidays to check on road conditions.

 

Previous Migration Updates:

March 19, 2010
March 4, 2010
February 19, 2010
February 9, 2010
January 25, 2010
January 5, 2010
December 7, 2009
November 19, 2009
November 2, 2009
October 14, 2009

September 29, 2009
August 24, 2009
July 10, 2009
June 1, 2009
April 30, 2009
April 28, 2009
April 14, 2009
April 7, 2009

Last updated: November 2, 2012