Water levels limit Canyon Ferry WMA waterfowl hunting
Last updated 9/30/2021 at 7:59am
From Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks
TOWNSEND — Waterfowl hunting opportunities will be limited on the Canyon Ferry Wildlife Management Area this year during both the youth and general waterfowl seasons due to ongoing extreme drought.
Pond 2 at the WMA is dry, Pond 4 is expected to be completely dry in about a week, and water levels in Ponds 1 and 3 are also down significantly. There has not been any water going into Ponds 2 or 4 for more than two months, according to Adam Grove, wildlife biologist for Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks in Townsend.
“There simply has not been enough...