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Located in the south-central portion of North Carolina, the Sandhills is one of the country's finest fruit producing sections and hunting areas. It is also known as the winter golf capital of the nation with its two famous resorts--Pinehurst and Southern Pines.
Before the 1970s, quail were abundant for Sandhills' hunters, but the population has rapidly declined since then. One possible answer is that the number of naturally occurring fires, which can revitalize wildlife habitats, have been controlled by man.