WATER

Water and Raising Texas Quail for Hunting

Water is important when you are raising Texas quail for hunting.  Quail use three types of water – ground water, dew and metabolic water.  Of the three, ground water is both the least and most important type of water.  In Texas, we’ve experienced one of history’s worst recorded droughts during 2010 and 2011.  In the […]

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Bobwhite Quail Feeder & Rainwater Collection

  The long, hot Texas Summer is drawing to a close but the very dry weather has me continuing to work on my bobwhite quail feeder.  I’m counting on the bobwhite quail feeders to help me support the growing bird population and also provide an relatively easy place to monitor the size and health of […]

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Hunting Wood Ducks in Texas

Wood Ducks are wonderful.  Not only are they beautiful, they tend to inhabit woody areas and creeks where other ducks fear to tread.  Finding a wood duck roost can be a challenge.  You’ll need to find a woody area with a creek or other shallow water nearby.  They can also be tough to find once […]

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