Stories tagged: ruffed grouse
Sun., Nov. 6, 2011, midnight
Why are ruffed grouse taking a shine to retired North Idaho men?
Ruffed grouse have been taking a shine to graying men in North Idaho. Newspaper stories have featured two men who’ve developed close relationships with the normally shy forest grouse.
Thu., Oct. 20, 2011, midnight
Landers: Turkeys can’t take full blame for grouse decline
Grouse hunters peg the blame on non-native wild turkeys. While turkeys have boomed in recent decades, native forest grouse have declined. That’s proof enough for some hunters.
Sun., July 11, 2010, midnight
Priest River man bonds with personable grouse
The relationship blossomed in October in the elk hunting blind Pete Renkert had set up not far from his house in the woods near Priest River. “I’m not what you’d …