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Beef, Brush, and Bobwhites: Quail Management in Cattle by Fidel Hernández,Fred S. Guthery,Wyman Meinzer

By Fidel Hernández,Fred S. Guthery,Wyman Meinzer

In this thoroughly revised Texas A&M college Press version, Guthery and coauthor Fidel Hernández have breathed new lifestyles right into a vintage paintings that for greater than two decades has been instructing biologists, managers, and ranchers to "think like a quail."

Updated with the newest learn on quail habitat administration, predator keep watch over, and up to date concerns similar to aflatoxin illness, Hernández and Guthery support land stewards comprehend the optimal stipulations for encouraging and maintaining quail populations whereas carrying on with to control rangeland for farm animals construction. Written in a mode that's enjoyable and straightforward to learn, this e-book is, in Guthery’s phrases, "meant to be stored at the dashboard of your pickup." greater than a hundred and fifty priceless photos and figures, besides assisting tables, accompany the text.

In his foreword to this variation of Beef, Brush, and Bobwhites, revered Texas natural world photographer Wyman Meinzer writes of the way the calls of a covey of bobwhites—or the unlucky absence of these calls—can remind us "that natural world and habitat conservation is at once proportional to the standard of stewardship that we bestow at the land."

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