Prairie chickens whoop it up near Crookston

April 19, 2012 at 1:38 am in Grand Forks Herald

It’s that time of year again when birding enthusiasts flock to northwest Minnesota to view, photograph and join greater prairie chickens on their “booming grounds” as the birds perform their spring courting ritual. Prairie chicken viewing blinds have been installed in several locations by staff from the DNR area wildlife office at Crookston and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Continue Reading