Author Archives: Meadow Kouffeld

PUBLIC LANDS, ACCESS & THINKING LONG TERM

By Meadow Kouffeld, RGS & AWS Regional Wildlife Biologist Despite the current negative state and federal climate toward public land holding, RGS and partners are working with government agencies to reverse this trend. Coming from the West, I appreciate public … Continue reading

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Training in the Dog Days of Summer

Working your dog in the off-season with training partners helps ensure you get the most out of your fall. Working your dog in the off-season is a good way to ensure you get the most out of your fall. Find … Continue reading

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Women’s Intro to Wingshooting

The Women’s Intro to Wingshooting is a new RGS & AWS program designed to introduce women into upland hunting with the pilot program currently ongoing in Grand Rapids, Minnesota. Take a moment and think about why you hunt and who … Continue reading

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RGS Hunter Recruitment and Retention Programs Receive Funding from MN DNR

The Ruffed Grouse Society (RGS) and American Woodcock Society (AWS) were awarded grants totaling $22,189.84 for new hunter recruitment and retention programs thanks to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (MN DNR) Angler and Hunter Recruitment and Retention grants program. … Continue reading

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