Date: 7/17/20 11:39 am From: Steve Gast <dmarc-noreply...> (Redacted sender segast23 for DMARC) Subject: [texbirds] Re: Bastrop Bobwhite
In the last few weeks Texas Parks and Wildlife reported that this year is looking like a very good production year for quail and a population bounce. Perhaps your observations are evidence of this.
Steve Gast Houston TX
> On Jul 17, 2020, at 9:24 AM, Philip Rostron <philiprostron...> wrote: > > > Calling Northern Bobwhite this morning on Cottletown Rd just south of Old Antioch. This is over a mile from the ebird sighting on Old Antioch last month but it could easily be the same bird wandering along the powerline easement. > Probably pointless to speculate on origin (the species was essentially extirpated locally years ago) but it was flighty. Very few recent records in the county. > > Phil - Smithville. > Edit your Freelists account settings for TEXBIRDS at http://www.freelists.org/list/texbirds Reposting of traffic from TEXBIRDS is prohibited without seeking permission from the List Owner