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Quail add spice of life to winter scene

February 19, 2011
By GARRY BRANDENBURG

BOBWHITE QUAIL (Colinus virginianus) are neat little ground dwellers critters that are native to the United States, Mexico and the Caribbean. Although this scribe has seen quail in Marshall County sporadically in the past, having three of them show up under my home feeder during the severe cold weather spell several weeks ago was a welcome sighting. A next door neighbor told me he had additionally seen five birds.

 
 

 

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