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In this episode we introduce you to the HP Outdoors Waterfowl Podcast (0:45), discuss some habitat and conservation successes (4:02), and go in-depth on early season goose hunting strategies and techniques (11:36).  As always, we finish the show with our "parting shot" (36:51).

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Early Season Goose Hunting:
   -Find the "X"
   -Smaller decoy spreads set in family groups
  -Hunt the weekends when more hunters are out to keep birds flying
  -Find pockets of small birds for quick hunts and to limit educating resident birds
  -Listen to the birds, less calling typically needed
  -Odds and Ends
       -Bug spray/Thermacell
       -Concealment, brush blinds adequately
       -Make sure decoys are clean and free of mud
       -Use terrain and shadows to your advantage
       -Be flexible and make adjustments if needed
       -Don't forget your goose flag for added motion
       -Look at your setup from a distance before settling in

Episode 01

Show Introduction, Early Season Goose Hunting