Duck Calling Tips
Duck Calling Tips. At the core is knowing how to control your air flow. And to control and maintain a steady airflow, you have to use your diaphragm. The easiest way to describe this motion is squeezing and holding your diaphragm tight, almost like when you use your breath to fog up a window.
Duck Hunting: An Underrated Spot for Woodies
Illustration by Ryan Kirby Mike Bard has been killing wood ducks for 20 years. A New York state pro staffer with Avery and Field Proven Calls, he's dropped woodies over every possible kind of cover. While most waterfowl hunters focus on beaver swamps and farm ponds, you shouldn't overlook big, fast-moving rivers that can support serious bird numbers, according to Bard. "Everyone knows scouting is crucial for ducks," he says. "But with woodies you have to be even more precise. If you're off the X