Hunting Conservation Read the latest on hunting conservation and other hunting conservation articles, videos, and news including the Prairie Chicken, Sage Grouse, Ruffed Grouse, Bobwhite Quail, and other Upland Game Birds. As well as hunting conservation organizations like the Ruffed Grouse Society, Sharp-tailed Grouse Society, Pheasants Forever, Quail Forever and others.

#67 | The Story of a Conservation Leader – Project Upland Podcast

How well do you know the leader of the Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society? Ben Jones, President and CEO of RGS/AWS, joins the Project Upland Podcast to tell his...

#64 | Fighting for the Bobwhite Quail with Ron Kendall – Project Upland Podcast

How could a native bird so adept at survival fall into peril so quickly? Wild fluctuations and severe drops in overall population have plagued the wild bobwhite quail for decades....

#59 | Bird Dogs For Habitat with Pheasants & Quail Forever – Project Upland Podcast

What’s your favorite bird dog breed? Pheasants Forever and Quail Forever’s Bird Dogs For Habitat campaign challenges upland hunters to cast a vote and make a donation on...

How Climate Change is Affecting Sharp-tailed Grouse

A Look into the Factual Science of Sharp-tailed Grouse and their Future I grew up in Minnesota, from strong Scandinavian heritage, in a Lutheran church setting. I’m about as...

#53 | Audubon and Upland Hunting with Ashley Peters – Project Upland Podcast

Iowa, Alaska, Louisiana and Minnesota: what do they all have in common? They’re all part of part of Ashley Peters’ journey into becoming an upland bird hunter. On this episode...

Sacred Lek – A Sharp-tailed Grouse Film

Follow the Minnesota Sharp-tailed Grouse Society into the mysterious world of Spring leks. Join the Minnesota Sharp-tailed Grouse Society – sharptails.org The days are...

The Boom Heard Across the Prairie

A chance to watch the spring mating rites of the Greater Prairie-Chicken. The genus name for the greater prairie-chicken, Tympanuchus, comes from an ancient Greek word that...

Understanding Bird Counts

Understanding all aspects of North American bird counts. Whether we like to admit it or not, every upland hunter follows the bird counts of their favorite species in their...

The Splitting of the Blue Grouse

How to tell who’s who with the mysterious Blue Grouse. The blue grouse is a bird shrouded in mystery. The dusky grouse (Dendragapus obscurus) and the sooty grouse (Dendragapus...

How Bird Hunting is Turning the Tide on Hunter Recruitment

Bird hunting is at the forefront of hunter recruitment. Doom and gloom seems to be all headlines lately when it comes to hunter numbers in the United States. The 2016 survey by...