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lac qui parle....not a fishing question...

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anybody know roughly how many geese wintered down by the dam? drove around the lake today on my way back to sioux falls and was surprised to see multiple fields with birds feeding, as well as geese, mallards, and goldeneyes roosting on the open water. it was fun to see alot of the birds paired up out in the fields.

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14,281 at last count. Roughly.

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koonie, i disagree. I was out yesterday and got 15,639. Give or take 2.

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koonie do you know if that many hung around all winter?

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I believe the local C.O. said there were 15 to 20 thousand out there.

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