Greater Prairie-Chicken - Sparky Stensaas
The Greater Prairie Chicken is making an impressive comeback in northwest Minnesota. This male met me at his lek well before sunrise. Two other males performed as three females watched from the tall grass [April 29; Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge, Polk County, Minnesota]

The Greater Prairie Chicken is making an impressive comeback in northwest Minnesota. This male met me at his lek well before sunrise. Two other males performed as three females watched from the tall grass [April 29; Glacial Ridge National Wildlife Refuge, Polk County, Minnesota]

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