Proposed Early Closure of Wisconsin Grouse Season


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8/9/2018 UPDATE - RGS & AWS Provide Testimony Regarding Proposed Early Closure of Wisconsin Ruffed Grouse Season


The well-being of ruffed grouse and our cherished hunting opportunities are of utmost importance to you, members of the Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS).
As you may know, Wisconsin agencies are considering an emergency early closure of the upcoming grouse season, and we want to keep you completely informed on this process and opportunities for you to participate.
Voicing your opinion is so important and it can make a difference for the future of habitat and hunting! 
RGS has created a webpage to communicate the organization's position on WI's proposed early closure to their ruffed grouse season, the process and opportunities for public comment, the WI grouse management plan, and West Nile Virus testing and hunter participation. You will find detailed information on the process, and how you can get involved.



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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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