Data are presented which conflict with the 1-bird-per-acre saturation point concept for bobwhites (Colinus virginianus). Conclusions are that if a saturation point exists it is at a level greater than 2 bobwhites per acre.
Kellog, Forest E.; Doster, Gary L.; Komarek, Edwin V. Sr.; and Komarek, Ray
"The One Quail Per Acre Myth,"
National Quail Symposium Proceedings: Vol. 1
, Article 5.
Available at: http://trace.tennessee.edu/nqsp/vol1/iss1/5