I think winter is on the ebb. It's already mid-February and Woodchucks PA Phil and GA General had differing views on whether or not we would get 6 more weeks of winter.
With 2012 in the books we all should be looking forward to an active and joyous 2013. It's not too early to begin to plan activities that will keep us busy in the new ear.
Growing up in the Northeast I was exposed to the enjoyment of waterfowl early in my life.