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West Nile Virus and Wild Turkeys

A look into the Wild Turkey West Nile Research Project and the future steps. Until recently, West Nile Virus (WNV) was not on the radar as a potential disease impacting wild...

Modernizing Sharp-Tailed Grouse Lek Survey Methods

Spying on sharp-tailed grouse with trail cameras in Wisconsin. About a year ago, I attended an excellent workshop about sharp-tailed grouse. Yeah, I know you’re jealous. Anyway,...

#95 | Grouse and Politics with John Culclasure of Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation

Talking southeastern grouse hunting and Congressional Sportsmen’s Foundation. John Culclasure is the southeastern states assistant director for Congressional Sportsmen’s...

Champion of the Bellwether – Ben Jones President and CEO of the Ruffed Grouse Society

The Dr. Ben Jones story is bigger than just the ruffed grouse . *This article originally appeared in the Spring 2020 Issue of Project Upland Magazine. Ben Jones walked to the...

What Happened to the Passenger Pigeon?

Learning about bird species extinction from the passenger pigeon. Unless you’re pretty conservation-minded, you may not have even heard of the passenger pigeon before. But as a...

#93 | Ruffed Grouse, Timberdoodles and Timber Markets with Ruffed Grouse Society – Project Upland Podcast

So the idea is working forests and embracing timber markets and conservation easements so it makes it viable for land owners to keep that land in forests. Ben Jones –...

What We Can do for the Ruffed Grouse Society

An Open Appeal from the recent Ruffed Grouse Society #HealthyForests film featuring Project Upland Creative Director A.J. DeRosa Somewhere along the road of fighting to help the...

The NAVHDA Youth Program

The NAVHDA Youth Program focuses on fostering meaningful relationships and events to inspire the future of hunting. The NAVHDA youth program originated about six years ago as...

Can We Stop the Decline of the Ruffed Grouse?

The Future of Ruffed Grouse and the Health of North American Forests are at a critical point. An issue has been popping up in news feeds more frequently. It continues to happen in...

The Many Regulations and Laws of Transporting Game Birds

Understanding the laws and regulations of transporting upland game birds after hunting. The long-tailed birds are removed from the orange game vest and placed on the tailgate of...