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Graph showing 2011 mast crop summary for Duck Creek CA

2011 Mast Crop Summary

Following a good year in 2010, the red oaks in Pools 2, 3 and 8 have produced another bumper crop of acorns in 2011. This hard mast is valuable food for waterfowl and a variety of other species that call these bottomland forests home.     

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Graph showing 2011 mast crop summary for Duck Creek CA

2011 Mast Survey: Another Nutty Year

It is that time of year again. Let's see how nutty things are at Duck Creek.

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2014 Duck Creek Mast Production

Fall Harvest Cropping Up

As we flip the calendar forward into October and feel the cool nights, farmers are busy in the fields harvesting their crops. In the timber a different type of crop is ripening and it is time to evaluate the extent of acorns in the bottomland forest canopy.

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Downloadable version of the article "Pies, Ducks, and Acorns.

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“Mast” survey provides insights for deer, turkey hunters

Information about acorn abundance can help hunters plot hunting strategy.

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