From Project Upland Magazine - How Research Informs Bobwhite Management and Hunting Recommendations
Author(s): Abe Woodard
Published: October 2022
Similar to many upland game species, the northern bobwhite has experienced range-wide declines over the last century. These declines are primarily attributed to changes in land use and habitat loss. However, many unanswered questions remain regarding the sustainability of populations exposed to an annual harvest and associated hunting pressure.