Grouse, Turkeys and Quail
Ruffed Grouse Bonasa umbellus. Breeder. Occasional to rare and very local in northeast corner of state. Found in deciduous and mixed woodlands. MODERATE CONSERVATION CONCERN.
Quail - Family Odontophoridae
Northern Bobwhite Colinus virginianus. Breeder. Common to fairly common in all seasons and regions. Found on farms, along woodland edges, and in brushy open country habitats and old fields. Low Conservation Concern.
Mirarchi. Ralph E., ed. 2004. Alabama Wildlife, Volume One. A Checklist of Vertebrates and Selected Invertebrates: Aquatic Mollusks, Fishes, Amphibians, Reptiles, Birds and Mammals. The University of Alabama Press, Tuscaloosa, AL. 209 pp.