Two factors affect quail populations above all others—habitat and weather. While we can’t control the weather, we can influence the quality and quantity of upland habitat. Habitat is what supports long-term strong and healthy quail populations.
Since forming in 1982, Pheasants Forever, and its subsequent quail division, Quail Forever (formed in 2005) has created or enhanced wildlife habitat on more than 15.8 million acres across the United States and parts of Canada.
With a strong emphisis on Youth involvement, Mac and Brenda McDannald sponsor a youth Jamboree at their farm each year featureing archery lessons, BB guns, .22 rifle range, skeet range, scavenger hunt, campfire, hot dogs on the grill, nature trail, and much, much more. Check out some of the pictures below from the 2019 jamboree. The PDF below is a sign up sheet for the 2020 jamboree with map and contact information for the McDannald's