Title of the project
Common Quail Management Plan in Italy
Increase the population of common quail.
Payments to farmers for crop damage and to maintain winter stubble.
Banning the release of Japenese quail.
Enforcement of bag size limits.
Management and restoration of breeding and staging habitats.
Enforcement of hunting season that prevents hunting during the breeding period.
Ambiti territoriali di Caccia pay farmers for crop damage and to maintain winter stubble.
Hunters do not hunt in the breeding season.
Hunters voluntarily imposed bag size limits on themselves.
Protection status of the areas
|Species Caracteristics||Huntable species, Migratory species|
|Name(s) of main species||Common quail - Coturnix coturnix|
|Leading partners||ACMA (http://www.acma.it/)|
|Other partners||Ambiti territoriali di Caccia (http://www.atcbologna.org/)