CALIFORNIA DEPT. OF FISH & WILDLIFE
* General resources: Tons of resources of various types of hunting, including how-to guides, places to hunt, specific regulations for various hunt locations, information about special hunts (VERY important – there are special opportunities for new hunters and women hunters).
* Regulations: Regulation summaries and full PDFs
* Public lands: This link gets you to state wildlife areas, and this link gets you to national wildlife refuges. Both types of hunt areas are administered by DFG.
PROCESSING AND COOKING
* Holly and Hank's videos: Includes videos on how to skin, pluck and gut ducks.
* Duck, Duck, Goose: A waterfowl cookbook with everything from basic techniques to gourmet recipes.
* Hank Shaw's Hunter Angler Gardener Cook: Detailed articles on how to prepare foods you can forage, fish or hunt.
* Scott Leysath's Hunt Fish Cook
WATERFOWL WADERS, JACKETS AND OTHER GEAR:
* SHE Outdoor Apparel - SHE sells flattering waders (seriously!) and has been a consistent supporter of the Novice Women's Duck Hunt.
* Cabela's - Holly helped design the Cazadora Waders (and no, she doesn't get a cut of the sales!) Cabela's has also come out with breathable waders.
* Drake Waterfowl Systems: No women's waders, but there's a line of women's jackets, pants and bibs.
* Girls with Guns - GWG makes stylin' shooting apparel and is another consistent supporter of the Novice Women's Duck Hunt.
* Tips on choosing shotguns for hunting.