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a covey of quail

 
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The quail like to hang out in my herb garden under my window.  They are very good at eliminating weeds and bugs.

I'm a bit worried there aren't many girls this year, but they are shy.
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mrs quail is shy and hidden
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Sweet photos of bob white quail. I'm trying to develop one part of our land as a refuge for quail.
 
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I think we get California Quail in our area.  But actually, I don't know.  We might get more than one variety.  I have to go look it up.
 
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Funny thing about the quail, their favourite places are in the invasive species 'deserts' we haven't turned into polycultures yet.  They may be fairly mono-culture in plants, but they are a teaming with different wildlife so we've just been keeping the invasives confined to small-ish patches.  
 
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