Quail Forever

Quail Forever

Pheasants Forever launched Quail Forever in August of 2005 to address the continuing loss of habitat suitable for quail and the subsequent quail population decline. Bobwhite population losses over the last 25 years range from 60 to 90 percent across the country. The reason for the quail population plunge is simple - massive losses of habitat suitable for quail. There are five major factors leading to the losses of quail habitat; intensified farming and forestry practices, succession of grassland ecosystems to forests, overwhelming presence of exotic grasses like fescue that choke out wildlife, and urban sprawl.

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Glass Half Full, Half Empty for “Bobwhite Buffers” Nationwide

250,000 acres enrolled, but still 250,000 acres available for bobwhite quail conservation With the reopening of federal Continuous Conservation Reserve Program (CRP) practices this summer, more than 250,000 acres – half the nationwide allotment – have been enrolled in the CRP “Habitat for Upland Birds”…

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New Quail Forever Chapter Hatches in Tulsa Metro Area

Tall Grass Heritage Quail Forever chapter meets Thursday, June 26th in Jenks Quail hunters and conservationists in the Tulsa, Okla. area have formed the newest Quail Forever chapter in the state. The group, known as the Tall Grass Heritage Quail Forever chapter, becomes the fourth…

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