Learn more about RGS habitat programs, projects and policy.


See grouse and woodcock facts and the woodcock migration map.


Learn more about grouse and woodcock hunting and see hunting season forecasts.


View this cutting-edge satellite research on GoogleEarth(r) provided by USFWS project cooperators including RGS and AWS.
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The sights and sounds of a grouse hunt with a bird dog.


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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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