North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

News About The Upland Gazette

The Wildlife Commission’s Upland Gazette is Now Part of the Spring and Fall Guides of Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine

The Wildlife Commission’s Upland Gazette newsletter is published each Spring and Fall for anyone interested in wildlife species and the habitats they need to live in the Tarheel state. The Upland Gazette is in its 21st year of providing North Carolinians information about bobwhite quail, rabbits, other small game wildlife, songbirds, and many other game and nongame species and their habitats.

Beginning in the Fall of 2015, all subscribers to Wildlife in North Carolina received the Upland Gazette as part of their normal subscription.  Online readers are still be able to access each issue of the Upland Gazette on our website a few weeks after the WINC Guides are published.  Issues from 1996 through Spring 2016 are posted here for readers.  Please continue to read the Upland Gazette and provide us feedback and questions on our articles.

Mark D. Jones, Upland Gazette Editor and Supervising Wildlife Biologist, North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

The Latest Issue

Stay up-to-date with North Carolina small game issues and wildlife habitat information in the Upland Gazette newsletter!

The Spring 2016 Issue of the Upland Gazette is now available along with all past issues at the links below. Articles in the current issue include:

  • A story describing the special bond between two old bird dogs and the hunter who was blessed to hunt with them for over a decade.
  • A continuation of our “Conservation Chronicles” series focusing on two well-managed wildlife habitat properties in North Carolina.
  • A description of a typical day in the life of a wild bobwhite quail as determined from radio-collared birds in southeastern North Carolina.
  • The second installment in our series of features designed to highlight and describe the various Programs that make up the Wildlife Resources Commission. This issue highlights the Surveys and Research Program and its biologists.
  • Our final article covers research into the possible effects of the eyeworm parasite on the state’s bobwhite quail populations.

Please look for future issues here on our website and consider subscribing to Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine, which includes the Upland Gazette in its Spring and Fall Guides.

We hope you enjoy the Upland Gazette!

Upland Gazette Editor and Supervising Wildlife Biologist

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Spring 2016 Upland Gazette cover

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