Hawaiian Birds: Gambel's Quail

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Name: Gambel's Quail  
Did you know? Another game bird imported for hunting,the Gambel's Quail can be found in dry desert like environments.Native to the desert areas of southern California and Arizona, this small bird was named after William Bambel, a 19th century explorer and naturalist.Sporting gray plumage in both sexes, the males have copper feathers on the tops of their heads.