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What Size Shot and Chokes to Use for Scaled Quail

Learn about hunting scaled quail with the proper shotgun setup. Scaled quail can be very frustrating to chase. Blue quail, as they are often called, have a well-deserved and...

Native Prairies – A Cure for Bobwhite Quail?

A recent study in Missouri suggests quail management may have to change. *This article originally appeared in the Fall 2019 Issue of Project Upland Magazine. The tall grasses and...

A Look at Vintage American Pump Shotguns for Bird Hunting

Exploring the vintage shotgun market of the American classic pump shotgun. The Damascus twist-barrels glistened grey and brown in the late morning autumn sun. I clutched the...

The Rites of a Pheasant Hunting Family

From a childhood of pheasant hunting to revisiting places and memories of a family tradition. Doyle was now deep into middle age. He was not the young father I remembered from two...

How to Find Chukar: Locate the Trifecta

A brief look at finding good chukar habitat with Chukar Chasers Chukar (not chukars) are native to Eurasia and have been introduced into North America, the Hawaiian Islands (so...

Do Woodcock Walk and Run from Points?

Exploring the phenomenon of woodcock that decide walking is better than flying. It can be said with the greatest of confidence that American woodcock do in fact walk away from...

Lessons from Growing Up in Fields of Upland Birds

A bird hunter reflects on the moral and life lessons learned in a childhood of upland hunting. Waking up, I grab my contact case off of the window sill. My bathroom window had...

How to Identify Pheasant Habitat

Looking for Pheasant Hunting Habitat Throughout Its Range. Although the ring-necked pheasant isn’t a native game bird in America, it sure has found a soft spot in many an upland...

Ruffed Grouse Hunting in Maine: The Season is Here

The author, a Maine native, explores ruffed grouse hunting tactics and scouting in the North Woods. Are your senses tingling yet? The flutter of wings, the crunch of leaves...

A Large Munsterlander Profile

A little known breed, the Large Munsterlander is big on natural talent and good looks. This series of Project Upland hunting dog breed profiles focuses on the hunting...