Sharp-tailed Grouse

A ruffed grouse with one wing left on for game bird identification.
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…

The Northwoods Collective logo over a star scape.
#87 | Where We’ve Been, Where We Are and Where We’re Headed – Project Upland Podcast

Reviewing 2019 and looking ahead to 2020 on the Project Upland Podcast. The final hours…

A grouse takes flight on a prairie
What Defines the Grouse (Galliformes) Family?

Similarities and differences within the grouse family of North America, also known as galliformes. The…

A bird hunter on public lands in Utah hunting for the grouse species ptarmigan
Public Grouse Documentary – Now Streaming on Various Platforms

The one-hour feature film featuring the story of the Public Grouse in America, produced in…

A dog bell on an English setter while bird hunting.
Should New Technology Have a Place in Upland Bird Hunting?

The author muses on the idea of blending old technology with the new as the…

Public land sharp-tailed grouse
#83 | Public Land Birds from Arizona to North Dakota with Jonathan O’Dell and Tyler Webster – Project Upland Podcast

In September, the Project Upland Podcast traveled to North Dakota during the course of filming…

Hunters walk an Alaskan landscape in search of fire birds
Sharptail Hunting Alaska – Finding Fire Birds

Exploring the mystery of sharp-tailed grouse hunting in Alaska. The first time I saw a…

A hunting dog retrieves a prairie grouse
How to Identify the Difference in Prairie Grouse on the Hunt

Learn to identify the differences between a prairie chicken and a sharp-tailed grouse. A trio…

a group of sharp-tailed grouse hunters in Minnesota with bird dogs.
How Much Passion – A Sharp-tailed Grouse Society Film

Explore the world of the Minnesota sharp-tailed grouse in film. There was a time well…

A brood of sharp-tailed grouse flying away from a hunter.
Finding Sharptails with Changing Conditions

Finding sharp-tailed grouse to hunt can change from season to season based on cover, water…

Sharp-tailed grouse dancing on a lek
#73 | Wisconsin Sharp-tailed Grouse – Project Upland Podcast

“Get to know the habitat where sharptails exist here in Wisconsin because it’s very unique…

A bird dog retrieves a ring neck pheasant.
10 Most Popular and Obscure Upland Game Birds in North America

A look into the most popular upland game birds according to the Project Upland audience…

Paul Fuller Bird Dogs Afield
#70 | Bird Dogs Afield with Paul Fuller

Long before there was Project Upland, there was Bird Dogs Afield. Today the upland hunting…

Big Sky Upland Bird Association logo
#68 | Western Montana Sharptails with Ben Deeble of Big Sky Upland Bird Association

The sharp tailed grouse once inhabited the mountain valley ranges of western Montana. Today it…

Gun Dog Magazine Editor in Chief Kali Parmley hunting Ptarmigan with her Labrador retriever.
Gun Dog Magazine Editor in Chief Kali Parmley – Gun Dog Notebook Podcast

Explore the Future of Gun Dog Magazine Content and Bird Dog Training with New Editor-in-Chief…

A ruffed grouse walking through snow leaving tracks
Understanding Tracks and Other Game Bird Signs

Identifying clues left in the deserts, mountains, uplands and woods when bird hunting “I’ve got…

A group of sharp-tailed grouse feed in a tree during cold weather.
How Climate Change is Affecting Sharp-tailed Grouse

A look into the factual science of sharp-tailed grouse and their future I grew up…

A sharp-tailed grouse dances on a lek in the Spring.
Sacred Lek – A Sharp-tailed Grouse Film

Follow the Minnesota Sharp-tailed Grouse Society into the mysterious world of Spring leks. Join the…

Ryan Busse his bird dogs and a sharp-tailed grouse
#47 | Standing Up For Upland Birds with Ryan Busse of Backcountry Hunters & Anglers – Project Upland Podcast

I’m joined by Ryan Busse, upland hunting fanatic and board member of Backcountry Hunters &…

Sabin Adams on a pheasant hunt with his dogs Remnar and Daisy
#46 | Sharing Bird Tales with Sabin Adams of Pheasants Forever – Project Upland Podcast

I’m joined by Sabin Adams, creator of The Bird Tales and Habitat Restoration Specialist for…

A fourth generation sage grouse hunter shows a bird during the bird hunting video.
Fourth Generation – A Sage Grouse Hunting Film – Presented by OnX Hunt

For four generations the Moss family of Montana has been hunting Sage Grouse. Montana is…