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Monday June 01

Fighting for ruffed grouse

RGS in the News - The Mining Journal: 'Ruffed Grouse Society recently filed a petition with the U.S. Department of Agriculture and the U.S. Forest Service for the agencies' "consistent failure" to provide young forest habitat...'

Monday June 08

SportDOG Companions for Conservation 2015

SportDOG Press Release - SportDOG has announced the continuation of its Conservation Fund initiative...

Wednesday June 10

Volunteers and DNR grants help improve wildlife habitat

RGS in the News (Michigan DNR Press Release) - Over the Memorial Day weekend, a group gathered in the Upper Peninsula, in south Marquette County, to improve wildlife habitat...

Thursday June 11

Ruffed Grouse Society Wins 2015 APEX Awards for Publication Excellence

PRESS RELEASE - RGS was privileged to receive multiple 2015 APEX Awards for Publication Excellence for the fifth consecutive year...

Wednesday June 24

RGS Minnesota News

RGS News - RGS is working in partnership with the Minnesota Deer Hunters Association on a proposal to acquire Potlatch Corporation timber lands in Minnesota... and RGS Purchases Mower for Trail and Habitat Work in Northern Minnesota...

Wisconsin ruffed grouse survey indicates stable population

WI DNR Article - Ruffed grouse enthusiasts should expect bird encounters similar to last year, according to the recently completed roadside ruffed grouse survey...

Thursday June 25

RGS National News Jun 25, 2015

RGS e-News - National News update for June 25, 2015...

Ruffed Grouse Society Speaks Out for Forest Wildlife in Congress

PRESS RELEASE - RGS sponsored and spoke at a congressional briefing for United States House of Representative members and staff..

Monday June 29

American Woodcock Population Status 2015 Report Online

USFWS News - The US Fish & Wildlife Service has posted the annual American Woodcock Population Status, 2015 report...

Outdoors notebook: Grouse Society seeks forest changes

RGS in the News - Ruffed grouse, woodcock, golden-winged warblers and a host of other species need young forest habitat to thrive. RGS wants to make sure they have it...

Tuesday June 30

Minnesota ruffed grouse counts similar to last year

News Release - Minnesota Department of Natural Resources - Minnesota’s ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were unchanged this year compared to last year...

Mission Statement

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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