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Monday July 02

MN DNR: Ruffed grouse counts down

MN DNR News Release: Ruffed grouse counts down July 2, 2018 Minnesota’s ruffed grouse spring drumming counts were down 29 percent statewide this

Saturday July 07

2018 Lucky 7 Raffle Winners Announced

July 7, 2018 RGS/AWS would like to thank everyone who supported this raffle to advance the Healthy Forests, Abundant Wildlife, and Sporting Traditions

Monday July 23

RGS/AWS Applauds Senate Introduction of Recovering America's Wildlife Act

Bill provides proactive wildlife conservation funding at no taxpayer cost CORAOPOLIS, PA – The Ruffed Grouse Society and American Woodcock Society

Proposed Early Closure of Wisconsin Grouse Season

8/9/2018 UPDATE - RGS & AWS Provide Testimony Regarding Proposed Early Closure of Wisconsin Ruffed Grouse Season The well-being of ruffed grouse and

Wednesday July 25

RGS & AWS Welcome New Biologist for WI, MN, IA & IL

RGS & AWS Welcome Jonathan E. Steigerwaldt as Regional Wildlife Biologist/Forest Wildlife Specialist Coordinator for WI, MN, IA and IL July 25, 2018

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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