Greater Sage-Grouse

///Greater Sage-Grouse

Greater Sage-Grouse are large, chubby birds with long tails, small heads and mottled gray-brown plumage.

Dreaming of Greater Sage-Grouse, Sandhill Cranes and White-tailed Prairie Dogs

2017-02-11T06:35:36+00:00 February 11th, 2017|Categories: Birds, Greater Sage-Grouse, Sandhill Cranes, Utah, Wayne County, White-tailed Prairie Dogs|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

I'm dreaming of seeing Greater Sage-Grouse, Sandhill Cranes and White-tailed Prairie Dogs as spring warms up the sagebrush steppe.

One Frigid Morning On A Greater Sage-Grouse Lek

2016-12-07T12:05:24+00:00 November 21st, 2016|Categories: Birds, Greater Sage-Grouse, Utah, Wayne County|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

It was 21°F one frigid morning on a Greater Sage-Grouse Lek and before dawn broke the grouse began to display on the high country sagebrush steppe in Wayne County, Utah.

The State of North American Birds and its Not Good News

2016-12-07T12:05:56+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Categories: American Oystercatchers, Antelope Island State Park, Birds, Davis County, Florida, Fort De Soto County Park, Greater Sage-Grouse, Mountain Plovers, Pinellas County, Reddish Egrets, Utah, Wayne County|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

These four birds, an American Oystercatcher, a Greater Sage-Grouse, a Reddish Egret and a Mountain Plover are all facing the risk of extinction without serious conservation measures to reduce declines in populations and habitat destruction.

Greater Sage-Grouse, White-tailed Prairie Dogs and the Sagebrush Steppe

2016-12-07T12:06:23+00:00 March 2nd, 2016|Categories: Birds, Greater Sage-Grouse, Utah, Wayne County, White-tailed Prairie Dogs|Tags: , , , , , , , |

A short trip to look for Greater Sage-Grouse, White-tailed Prairie Dogs and the other birds and animals that call the sagebrush steppe their home.