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Quail Management: Bugs, Brush, Burns and Beef

  • Byron Walker Wildlife Area 8685 W US Highway 54 Cunningham, KS 6705 USA (map)

We'll meet for a discussion of bobwhite quail habitat management--paying special attention to the conditions that attract insects and provide cover for chicks.  Presenters will be from Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever, Kansas Dept. of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism as well as Wichita State University.  

The morning will be begin at the wildlife area's office where we will get a brief description of the area's management goals and hear a couple of short presentations on quail biology and prairie insect ecology.  Then we'll head to the field to see how those principles come together on the wildlife area.