Foster County Independent - The Official Newspaper for Foster County

Grouse dance viewing at Arrowwood Wildlife Refuge

 

May 16, 2022

Rick Bohn

Two sharp-tailed grouse engage in a dancing ritual on a "lek", or dancing grounds.

The public is invited to observe the morning dancing ritual of the sharp-tailed grouse on the prairies on Arrowwood National Wildlife Refuge. The active grouse "lek" or "dancing grounds," allow visitors to experience a "Ritual of Spring".

The active grouse "lek" or "dancing grounds," allow visitors to experience the dancing action from just a few feet away. The refuge offers two observation bli...



For access to this article please sign in or subscribe.

 
 

Our Family of Publications Includes:

Powered by ROAR Online Publication Software from Lions Light Corporation
© Copyright 2021

Rendered 06/25/2022 08:33