NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2018

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac/State of the Bobwhite Report is an annual publication of the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) to provide a range-wide snapshot of population, hunting and conservation status of the northern bobwhite, as well as looks at efforts underway to reverse the bobwhite decline.

Table of Contents:

  • Foreword by Jim Douglas, Director of Nebraska Game and Parks Commission
  • Introduction by Don McKenzie, Director of NBCI
  • Quail Tracks: Brief but important snapshots of quail activity in NBCI partner states
  • Achievements
  • Conservation: Arkansas Golf Course Boasts Native Prairie, a Variety of “Birdies”
  • Conservation: Delaware Hunters Can’t Hear the Turkeys for the Quail
  • Working Lands for Wildlife
  • Moving Wild Bobwhites
  • NBCI Coordinated Implementation Program Update
  • “Natives First” Gaining Traction in Washington, DC and on the Ground
  • State Conservation Reports
  • NBCI State Agency Bobwhite Habitat Inventory Index
  • Bobwhite Hunting Report

 

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2017

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac/State of the Bobwhite Report is an annual publication of the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) to provide a range-wide snapshot of population, hunting and conservation status of the northern bobwhite, as well as looks at efforts underway to reverse the bobwhite decline.

Table of Contents:

  • Foreword by Gregory Johnson, Commissioner of Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife Resources
  • Introduction by Don McKenzie, Director of NBCI
  • Quail Tracks
  • Achievements
  • NBCI Director’s Update: Sportsmen-Funded Experiment Creates Bobwhite Conservation Milestone
  • Conservation Spotlight
    • Arkansas: Bobwhite Renaissance Sweeps “The Natural State”
    • Florida: The Upland Ecosystem Restoration Project Making a Difference in “The Sunshine State”
    • Missouri: Private Land Quail Focal Areas Make a Difference
    • South Carolina: Partnerships Key in State’s Push to Revive Bobwhites to Early ‘80s Level
  • Advocacy: NBCI an Active Participant in Farm Bill Discussions
  • Grasslands: Can Livestock Be the Answer to Bobwhite Recovery?
  • Science: NBCI Information Network Build-Out Progressing
  • Science: Habitat Management Shows Its Worth
  • State Conservation Reports
  • NBCI State Agency Bobwhite Habitat Inventory Index
  • Status of Bobwhite Hunting

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2016

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2016 IS HERE! NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac/State of the Bobwhite Report is an annual publication of the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) to provide a range-wide snapshot of population, hunting and conservation status of the northern bobwhite, as well as looks at efforts underway to reverse the bobwhite decline.

Table of Contents:

  • Foreword by Nick Wiley, Executive Director of Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation Commission
  • Introduction by Don McKenzie, Director of NBCI
  • Quail Tracks
  • Achievements
  • Quail 8
  • “Natives First” Launches
  • Pea Ridge: Creative Approach to Monitoring in Arkansas
  • Mid-Contract Management Key to CP33 Value
  • Decades of Habitat Change on a Kentucky Farm
  • USFS Joins Bobwhite Restoration
  • www.QuailCount.org a Major Step for State Priorities
  • Oklahoma Research
  • State Conservation Reports
  • NBCI State Agency Bobwhite Habitat Inventory Index
  • Status of Bobwhite Hunting

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2015

NBCI’s annual report on the “state of the bowhite” features stories on NBCI Making Conservation History, South Texas being designated as the first-ever legacy landscape, and feature success stories on New Jersey, Louisiana, Kentucky, the national pine restoration initiative, and Tennessee.

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2014

NBCI’s annual report on the “state of the bowhite” features stories on NBCI Making Conservation History, South Texas being designated as the first-ever legacy landscape, and feature success stories on New Jersey, Louisiana, Kentucky, the national pine restoration initiative, and Tennessee.

 
 

NBCI’s Bobwhite Almanac, State of the Bobwhite 2013

NBCI’s annual report on the “state of the bowhite” features stories on South Carolina’s new bobwhite restoration plan, the Bobwhite Brigade summer camps in Texas, the resurgence of bobwhites on Alabama’s Barbour WMA and the Ouachita National Forest in Arkansas, new forest BMP project in Virginia to benefit quail, the impact of federal agriculture policy on bobwhites, and forest management as a bobwhite restoration tool.