Bob Caveny of Carlinville, Illinois, is the Land of Lincoln’s new agriculture and grassland wildlife program manager in the Illinois Department of Natural Resources.
The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) achieved its two top priorities in the 2018 Farm Bill.
Dozens of researchers and managers from many states, organizations, and institutions—under auspices of the National Bobwhite Technical Committee—spent two years developing the CIP.
To assist land managers in controlling of one of the most invasive, problematic, exotic weeds in northern bobwhite range, the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative has released a new video.
Such a move will be good for the birds, the pollinating bees, the monarchs and many other butterflies. And for soil health, water quality and clean air..
The U.S. Forest Service has joined the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) in efforts to restore wild bobwhite quail at the landscape level.
The National Wild Turkey Federation is currently accepting applications for their prestigious Educator of the Year award.
The NWTF and the NBCI signed a Memorandum of Understanding at the 2017 Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies annual conference in Sandy, Utah.
Manassas National Battlefield Park is the next National Park Service (NPS) unit scheduled to work collaboratively with the NBCI
Much better known as “Rocky,” he and Jerry Allen launched the nation’s first national quail conservation organization in 1981 in Edgefield, South Carolina.
Recognized for her contributions to restore and manage bobwhite quail habitat in Tennessee, Brittney Viers of Quail Forever was recently presented the National Fire Bird Conservation Award.
The grasslands proposal targets 150,000 acres in eight states — Arkansas, Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio and Virginia.
NBCI has taken another significant step in the recovery of native vegetation and habitats with the release of a new decision-making tool, NatiVeg.
Partners in Flight (PIF) recently released a comprehensive revision of the network’s landmark 2004 North American Landbird Conservation Plan.
A solo birdwatching trip to an east Arkansas national wildlife refuge last weekend took me physically and mentally away from work’s reports, contracts and budgets.
The week begins with the 23rd Annual Meeting of NBTC and continues as Quail 8. Conference information and the Call for Papers can be found on the Quail 8 web site.
The University of Tennessee, Tennessee Wildlife Resource Agency, National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) and National Bobwhite Technical Committee (NBTC), invite you to the Eighth…..
The Eighth National Quail Symposium, expected to draw 200 quail experts, researchers, policy-makers and natural resource managers from state, federal and institutional entities from around the…..
The attached letter contains NBCI’s recommendation for a serious discussion about establishing a National Upland Game Bird Stamp to help fund conservation…
National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) efforts to restore wild bobwhites across their historic range received a boost on the national stage recently when the Wildlife and Hunting Heritage…
Area 51 is no match for the range-wide bobwhite decline as fodder for public speculation and skepticism of authority.
The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) has hired a researcher from Southern Illinois University (SIU) Carbondale, Derek Evans, as the program’s new data analyst. Evans will begin work…
Quail biologists often paraphrase the movie Field of Dreams – “If you build it, they will come” – usually to emphasize the importance of suitable habitat as the foundation of quail populations.
The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) is moving to hire a new forestry coordinator for the 25-state effort after their first coordinator was recently hired.
The Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries stepped up, with a major commitment of financial support that stabilized the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative at that critical time…