Georgia Duck Hunting

By Daryl Kirby | August 27, 2014

3-Time State Duck-Calling Champ Crowned

Clint Shipman won his third—and likely final—Georgia state duck-calling championship by topping a tough field of nine of…

By GON Staff | May 30, 2014

State Duck-Calling Contests Return To Outdoor Blast

Three state-champion duck-calling titles are on the line, and that means some of the nation’s top competition callers…

By Mike Bolton | February 1, 2014

Seminole Tragedy Claims Young Duck Hunter

A profound sorrow hangs heavy across a series of tight-knit communities in southwest Georgia after the tragic loss…

By Daryl Kirby | August 28, 2013

Ciraulo Is State Duck-Calling Champ

It takes some competition duck callers years to win a major title and qualify for the World’s Championship…

By GON Staff | June 28, 2013

DU Sponsorship Brings Prizes To State Duck-Calling Contests On Aug. 4

Three state-champion titles are enough to attract some of the nation’s top duck callers to three Georgia State…

By Will Ricks | September 26, 2012

Altamaha WMA Coming Off Best Duck Season Ever

If you’ve never duck hunted in the coastal marshes of Altamaha WMA Waterfowl Management Area, where you’ve got…

By Nick Carter | September 1, 2012

Record Numbers of Ducks Headed Our Way!

Record numbers of ducks are to the north of us, and duck hunters may see a lot of…

By Daryl Kirby | August 16, 2012

Fortner Is State Duck-Calling Champ

A new venue and sponsorship from Ducks Unlimited only added to the prestige of Georgia’s top duck-calling event,…

By Nick Carter | September 2, 2011

Good Survey Numbers Point To Potential For Good Waterfowl Seasons

The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service’s (USFWS) 2011 Waterfowl Population Status report shows potential for good waterfowl seasons…

By Daryl Kirby | July 29, 2011

Poole Back As State Duck Calling Champ

Three past Georgia state champions, a South Carolina state champ, the two-time Florida champion and the current World…