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Ruffed Grouse Society - A Day Afield - HD
Credit: Ruffed Grouse Society

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Ruffed Grouse Drumming
The Music of Nature; video and sounds © 2010 Lang Elliott & Bob McGuire




Videos and related story


Special Hunting Partner: Ruff The Grouse

By Lou Raguse
Published: March 15, 2008, 2:05 PM by

Video of what is often called a “tame” grouse
submitted by Bob Bearman | credits:

This was the second year that a grouse greeted Mr. Bearman at his stand. 


2009 Video (third year) on RGS Homepage 



YouTube Spotlight Video Woodcock
on RGS homepage 4/8/2009.

Sharon Stiteler, aka The Bird Chick, posted this video on YouTube on how to approach a peenting woodcock. You can also approach without the flashlight to keep disturbance of the bird to a minimum.




YouTube Video Spotlight: Ruffed Grouse
on RGS homepage 4/8/2009.

Lankimaki posted this video on YouTube last year. Watch the whole video; while unstable the angles and distance get better culminating with an up close great drumming sequence at the very end.






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Established in 1961, the Ruffed Grouse Society is North America's foremost conservation organization dedicated to preserving our sporting traditions by creating healthy forest habitat for ruffed grouse, American woodcock and other wildlife. RGS works with landowners and government agencies to develop critical habitat utilizing scientific management practices.

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