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NBCI, FSA Finalize Cooperative Agreement for Bobwhites

12 Sep
NBCI, FSA Finalize Cooperative Agreement for Bobwhites

SANDY, Utah — The National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) and the USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) finalized an agreement today that paves the way for a closer working relationship on behalf of bobwhite and grassland songbird restoration. The action came at a meeting of the NBCI Management Board during the annual conference of the Association…

Manassas National Battlefield Park Next NPS Unit Joining Bobwhite/Grassland Restoration Efforts

11 Sep

The 5,000-acre Manassas National Battlefield Park in Manassas, Virginia, just 30 miles from the nation’s capital, is the next National Park Service (NPS) unit scheduled to work collaboratively with the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) — and the Virginia Department of Game & Inland Fisheries (DGIF)– on the landscape-scale restoration of grassland ecosystems and bobwhite…

NBCI Agreement with National Park Service Brings New Ally to Bobwhite Restoration

03 Oct
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  Bobwhites, native plant species and pollinators have a new ally in their corner with the recent signing of a Memorandum of Understanding between the National Bobwhite Conservation Initiative (NBCI) and the U.S. Department of the Interior’s National Park Service (NPS). Inked recently at the Association of Fish & Wildlife Agencies annual meeting in Philadelphia,…