Migratory Shore & Upland Game Bird Working Group

Committee Charge

The Migratory Shore and Upland Game Bird Working Group works closely with the Bird Conservation Committee, the Flyway Councils, interagency advisory groups, and the Department of the Interior to identify problems and management opportunities regarding migratory shore and upland game birds. The working group should develop objectives and strategies for solving problems and addressing management challenges.

The working group recognizes the international nature of managing migratory shore and upland game birds and supports those initiatives that involve international negotiations. 

Task Forces and Affiliated Groups

National Dove Task Force
Woodcock Task Force
Harvest Information Program Work Group
Bird Conservation Committee

Contact Information

Working Group Chair
Randy Myers, Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries

Working Group Vice-Chair
Dave Morrison, Texas Parks and Wildlife Department

AFWA Staff Contact
Dr. Judith Scarl