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  • THE DECEMBER-JANUARY ISSUE

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  • FRINGE BENEFIT FOR BIRDS

    WATER GUZZLERS BRING NECESSARY SUSTENANCE TO THE DESERT.

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    ROAD RIGS FROM HUNTERS WHO WANT IT ALL AND CAN MAKE IT HAPPEN

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FIELD NOTES

Patience and Partnership

The five phases in the evolution of a bird-dog owner....

Conservation— Fact or F...

How we use the word “conservation” matters more than we realize....

Bred for Birds and Terrai...

“If there is a large field, they must search every part of it. Think...

Cigars and Whiskey

Instead of expending a lot of effort analyzing flavors, we simply begi...

Cigar Anatomy

Learning about cigars—their history, tobacco cultivation, the curing...

Fringe Benefits for Birds

Water guzzlers bring necessary sustenance to the desert. ...

Boudin-stuffed Quail with...

Recipe from the article "Fare Game," featured in the December-January ...

Real-Time Proof

Bobwhite Boot Camp at Prairie Wildlife provides intensive field traini...

Stewards of the Land

How to benefit habitat on your private property....

Endangered Grouse

Ruffed grouse will likely be listed in Indiana. ...

Reversing the Trends

Women are bringing impact and inspiration to conservation....

Q + A with Author Tom Ree...

Extras from the August-September issue....

Woodcock Worthy

Don’t forget this noble gamebird in the world of upland conservation...

The English Cocker: A Spe...

Cocker spaniels represent the heart and soul of the hunt....

The October-November 2020...

In the heat of the moment, we wring out every special second from the ...

The August-September 2020...

Fall is near, and we are extremely thankful for that. Through all of t...

FASHION & STYLE

A Quail Gun with a Cause

Tall Timbers Gun III: Custom Stocked Hand-Engraved Beretta SL3 ...

Farming Pheasants

Grass is king on public and private lands, and we can all do our part....

Bred for Birds and Terrain

“If there is a large field, they must search every part of it. Think of a field plow: Go all the way to the right, turn, go all the way to the left, turn.”

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The April-May 2020 Preview

With everything going on in the world around us these days, what could...

Forest Management

Forest policy reforms are critical to upland bird conservation....

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Off-Season Trails

Between hunting seasons, I have time to catch up on all the tasks that come from hunting hard. I pas...

Sweet Home

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There is a rough stone wall at the bottom of the Blackmer place in Massachusetts that runs north to ...

Breeding Season

For several years, I helped out on a hunting preserve that offered several species of gamebirds, inc...

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Herbert Stoddard, author of The Bobwhite Quail: its Habits, Preservation, and Increase, wrote in the...

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