Welcome to NBCI's Bobwhite Library. Here is an aggregation and a reference collection for "all things bobwhite."
Our objective is to become the central, one-stop repository of key bobwhite information.
- 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 the fantastic photographs of quail and quail management techniques...
- 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.
Bob Long, MD DNR Wildlife & Heritage Service Upland Game Bird Project Leader, discusses the Northern bobwhite in Maryland, its decline and how to manage its habitat to increase its populations. Excerpt from RGS Maryland Wildlife Habitat Seminar. http://www.ruffedgrousesociety.org/
Ask who’s the first to show up and get to work for rapidly diminishing quail populations in Oklahoma, and folks will tell you it’s lifelong hunter and Heroes of Conservation finalist Laura McIver, who helped establish the first Quail Forever chapter in the state.
Beef cattle farming is a 600 million dollar a year business in Tennessee. UT researchers are looking for the best forage for cattle so our farmers can produce high quality beef. The goal is to grow hay for cattle in the coming hot, dry months of summer — when fields are usually barren.
Through the Longleaf Pine Initiative, NRCS and conservation partners in nine states are helping private landowners restore longleaf pine forest ecosystems. Learn more: http://goo.gl/aFKFz0