Friends of John B. Poindexter have raised over $250,000 to establish an Endowment for Desert Quail Research at the Borderlands Research Institute at Sul Ross State University.
The Desert Quail Research Program is investigating the ecology of scaled quail, Montezuma quail and Gambel's quail.
Skyler Stevens is a graduate assistant from Midland, Texas and is part of our mountain lion research team. Sky is using game cameras to study mountain lions in Big Bend National Park. Sky is monitoring 50 cameras in remote locations throughout the park to investigate the distribution and abundance of mountain lions and their prey.
Save the Date! BRI is co-hosting the Texas Section - Society for Range Management on October 7-9, 2014 in Marfa and Alpine, Texas. The Plenary Session “Borderland Conservation: Two Countries, One Cause” will feature presentations in English and Spanish focusing on conservation strategies and challenges along the Texas-Mexico border. For more information go to the TSSRM webpage.