First responders have successfully rescued a goose hunter who was stranded on a boat about eight metres from shore in Port Mouton.​

David Payzant, speaking for the Liverpool Fire Fighters Association, said units were arrived on scene at 12:05 p.m.

RCMP, Liverpool fire and Emergency Health Services assisted the hunter back to shore.

The rescuers say he did not require any medical care. He's on his way home, with two geese.