REPEAT! Another nice day is setting up for the region with some clouds but lessened winds from Friday’s gusty conditions. Take advantage at one of the many boat ramps in the state, and check out this year’s winning Junior Duck Stamp along with some youth shooting sports news in today’s Three Things.
Featured Photo: A mallard drake gives himself a quick once-over, getting clean in some open water. Simonson Photo.
WEATHER (Bismarck Forecast):
Today: Sat 4/20 – Dandy! – Hi 71, Lo 39, Wind NW@14, G21
Tomorrow: Sun 4/21 – No Snow Easter – Hi 59, Lo 43, Wind NE@10
SOLUNAR (Bismarck Times):
Moonrise Moonset Overhead Underfoot
10:17PM 7:51AM 2:32AM 2:58PM
Moon Phase: Waning Gibbous (98% Full)
EDGE HOUR: 7:00-8:00AM. Moonrise and sunset are close and winds will be calm to start the day with our Edge Hour.
RAMP IT UP. For a great map of boat ramps along the Missouri River, check out the NDG&F boating access page. For big bodies like Devils Lake and Sakakawea, the agency keeps an eye on usability and water levels too.
NICE WORK, JUNIOR! An incredible acrylic painting of a Harlequin Duck by 16-year-old Nicole Jeon of New York took top honors in the US FWS Junior Duck Stamp competition this year. More than 10,000 kids took part in the competition.
STAY CLASSY. The ND State High School Clay Target League announced classes and conferences this week for the 58 teams and more than 1,600 shooters participating in the spring season. Follow all the action at ndclaytarget.com