Hard Winter and Spring Flooding May Have Negative Impact on Iowa Pheasants

Hard Winter and Spring Flooding May Have Negative Impact on Iowa Pheasants

Jul 2, 2019

A hard winter followed by a wet spring will make it hard for Iowa pheasant populations to show significant gains during the 2019 nesting season, according to DNR Upland Wildlife Research Biologist, Todd Bogenschutz. “We had an unusual winter last year,” said Bogenschutz.  “It started out mild and dry, and then we had a winter’s worth of snow...