sharp-tailed grouse

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Synonyms for sharp-tailed grouse

large grouse of prairies and open forests of western North America

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Sharp-tailed grouse were extirpated in Oregon in the 1960s, and the ODFW began trying to reintroduce the birds in the late 1990s.
The Oregon Department of Fish and Wildlife will seek participating private landowners, and will issue a certificate of inclusion authorizing incidental take of sharp-tailed grouse, in exchange for the landowners enhancing grouse habitat on their property.
North Dakota boasts good numbers of both whitetails and mule deer, antelope, pheasants, sharp-tailed grouse, doves, ruffed grouse and many for bearers.
The pipeline would disrupt the mating leks of threatened sage grouse, sharp-tailed grouse and prairie chickens.
Male Sharp-tailed Grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus) holding central territories obtained more copulations than peripheral males (Gratson et al.
The Conservation and Grassland reserves have slowed that loss for non-game species as well as for popular game animals like the pheasant, sharp-tailed grouse and, of course, prairie ducks.
Office of Surface Mining and Colorado Division of Reclamation, Mining and Safety to create vital breeding, nesting and brood-rearing habitat for the potentially threatened Columbian Sharp-tailed Grouse.
In addition, four species federally listed as threatened or endangered--bull trout (Salvelinus confluentus), spring chinook salmon (Oncorhynchus tshawytscha), steelhead trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss), and bald eagles (Haliaeetus leucocephalus)--reside here along with three animals on the State of Washington's own list of threatened and endangered species--sage grouse, sharp-tailed grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus), and pygmy rabbit (Brachylagus idahoensis).
Though I used pigeons for my yard work when Gerti was a puppy, I hunted her first season on wild sharp-tailed grouse, Hungarian partridge and pheasants close to where I live in eastern Montana.
The populations of sharp-tailed grouse and prairie chickens soared with new, high-protein cereal grains as food.
Baydack and Hein (1987) reported female Sharp-tailed Grouse (T.
Karo led numerous initiatives through the Colorado Division of Wildlife's Ranching for Wildlife Program to successfully establish and document breeding, nesting and brood-rearing habitat for the potentially threatened Columbian Sharp-Tailed Grouse and various mountain bluebird species.
GO GET 'EM Spruce hens are forest dwellers and are found throughout most of Alaska along with ruffed grouse, sharp-tailed grouse, blue grouse and three species of ptarmigan, many of which can overlap in range and habitat.
This is a book about four species of grouse native to South Dakota: Sharp-tailed Grouse (Tympanuchus phasianellus), Greater Prairie-Chicken (T.
The Twentymile and former Seneca mines were honored for reclaiming superior wildlife habitat that has become the home to large populations of Columbian sharp-tailed grouse.