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Late October/early November bring the beginning of several special opportunities for experienced hunters to mentor the younger generation.
Take a quick look at how the drought has affected quail habitat and numbers.
How many quail, pheasant, and turkey broods have you seen and in which counties?
This CSI episode will probably not be aired on network TV, but it is just as compelling to a quail biologist as we try to understand quail survival during the drought of a lifetime for many.
Even Missouri had a bounty for coyotes back in the 1850s and 1930s. But did it work?
My Grandfather always told me that “the grass isn’t always greener on the other side of the fence.”
Whether during the time of the buffalo or today, in the time of the cow, when fire and grazing are judiciously applied to a grassland landscape it is good for “Mr. Bobwhite.”
Many species of wildlife take advantage of dry, exposed soil to "dust" themselves.
A year ago most of Missouri was pretty wet from above-average rainfall and flooding. Today is a different story that is having a positive impact on ground-nesting birds.
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