The Bobwhite Library

Welcome to NBCI's Bobwhite Library, a central, one-stop repository of key bobwhite information. While here, you can:

  • wander the Multimedia Gallery for videos about quail and quail management subjects produced by the respective member states and others,
  • stroll through the Photo Gallery and enjoy fantastic photographs of quail and quail management techniques, and
  • peruse the Reference Room (at right) for the accumulation of pertinent reports, studies and meeting proceedings that have added so much to our knowledge of bobwhite quail.

Enjoy!

Recent Posts and News

Arkansas Golf Course Boasts Native Prairie, a Variety of “Birdies”

Arkansas Golf Course Boasts Native Prairie, a Variety of “Birdies” It began as a simple quest by a self-described “Oklahoma country boy” to reduce the maintenance costs on the 27-hole Ben Geren Golf Course in Fort Smith, Arkansas, which had a maintenance crew barely large enough to maintain 18 holes. The result was a gem […]

Managing Oak Forests for Northern Bobwhite Quail

Webinar Description: The southeastern United States has millions of acres of oak dominated forests that have a closed canopy with limited herbaceous and shrub understory that northern bobwhite require. However, research has demonstrated that with adequate overstory thinning, and the use of frequent prescribed fire, these forests can support populations of Northern Bobwhite Quail, presenting […]

An Integrated Approach to Sericea Lespedeza Management

This technical video will assist land managers in controlling sericea lespedeza, one of the most invasive, problematic exotic weeds in the northern bobwhite range. A native of Asia, sericea lespedeza was introduced for erosion control, mine reclamation and wildlife habitat in the late 1800s. There are beneficial native lespedezas and other exotic lespedeza species. The […]

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