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Wednesday April 01

Ruffed Grouse Society Voices Support for Minnesota Trapping Legislation Intended to Improve Dog Safety

Press Release -- RGS has voiced support for Minnesota proposed legislation designed to address concerns over the loss of hunting dogs and companion animals to certain body-gripping traps..

PA Grouse Nests - GPS Locations Needed

Your help is needed! In April and May 2015, Lisa Williams (grouse biologist for the PGC) will be seeking location information for all grouse nests observed

Monday April 06

GW Warbler Migration

News - Golden-winged warbler to be tracked...

News Report on American Woodcock Wingbee

News - Vermont hosted the American woodcock annual wingbee...

RGS Video Contest 2014-15 - Winner Announced!

RGS News - Enter your ruffed grouse and/or American woodcock hunting video in the Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society's second annual video contest...

Wednesday April 08

Member-Get-A-Member Habitat Drawing Winners

RGS News - RGS announces the winners of the Member-Get-A-Member Habitat Drawing...

Thursday April 09

RGS National News Apr 9, 2015

RGS e-News - National News update for April 7, 2015...

RGS Increases Membership and Creates Habitat Through 2014-2015 New Member Campaign

PRESS RELEASE - RGS and AWS increased membership and awarded $12,500 for future regional habitat projects...

Tuesday April 14

A Tree-mendous transformation

RGS in the News - RGS creates new opportunity for landowners...

Monday April 20

Ruffed Grouse Society Announces 2015 Michigan Habitat Blitz Schedule

PRESS RELEASE - RGS and AWS are giving a boost to local chapter habitat work days this spring by organizing the distribution of free native tree and shrub seedlings to chapters in Michigan...

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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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