A Passion for Ruffed Grouse Shines in "Because They're Wild"


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The original of A Passion for Ruffed Grouse Shines in ‘Because They’re Wild’ was posted by David Smith on January 20, 2016 at http://www.wideopenspaces.com/passion-ruffed-grouse-shines-theyre-wild/.

Dangerous Cow Publishing's video "Because They're Wild", second in the Project Upland series is reviewed by Mr. Smith. For more on the series see http://www.ruffedgrousesociety.org/project_upland_films.

'Perhaps more than anything, the ruffed grouse is a symbol. A symbol of all that is good and urgent about ‘the wild’, and our place in it.

For Tripp Way, Northeast Regional Director of The Ruffed Grouse Society, ruffed grouse and his pursuit of the bird represents many of the best things about hunting.

Way talks about some of those things in ‘Because They’re Wild’, a rich and heartfelt film by A.J. DeRosa.

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