https://ruffedgrousesociety.org/grouse-facts/

Although sometimes regarded as “wilderness” birds, Ruffed Grouse have no aversion to living in close proximity to humans ...

https://www.michigandnr.com/publications/pdfs/huntingwildlifehabitat/landowners_guide/Species_Mgmt/Ruffed_Grouse.htm

Dec 12, 1999 ... When habitat needs are met, ruffed grouse usually spend their entire lives in an area of 40 acres or less. If critical habitat is not available, ...

https://www.allaboutbirds.org/guide/Ruffed_Grouse/lifehistory

Habitat Forests Mixed-age groves of aspen, spruce, and birch make ideal habitat for Ruffed Grouse in the northern part of their range.

https://projectupland.com/bird-hunting-articles/ruffed-grouse-habitat-2/

Aug 25, 2017 ... Read about how to identify Ruffed Grouse Habitat in the Northeast, Midwest, Southeast and Northwest from the Basic Uplander bird hunting ...

https://birdsna.org/Species-Account/bna/species/rufgro/distribution

Distribution of the Ruffed Grouse. Populations in Newfoundland, Nevada, and other areas were introduced; those in Arkansas, Kansas, Illinois, and Missouri ...

https://www.pgc.pa.gov/Wildlife/WildlifeSpecies/Documents/Ruffed%20Grouse%20Habitat%20Management.pdf

Youngforest habitat is extremely important to an entire suite of birds and mammals with declining populations, including ruffed grouse. The objective of this ...

https://files.dnr.state.mn.us/recreation/hunting/grouse/managing_woodland_ruffed_grouse_flat.pdf

Life History. The ruffed grouse is native to Minnesota and is most common in the forested portions of the state (See map: “Range and Habitat Distribution in MN”).

https://www.fs.fed.us/database/feis/animals/bird/boum/all.html

Ruffed grouse require a mixture of early, mid-, and mature seral stages (see Stand ages) to meet annual habitat needs ...

https://www.dgif.virginia.gov/wp-content/uploads/ruffed-grouse-habitats.pdf

Forest Management Practices to Improve Ruffed Grouse Habitat. Forests are managed through regeneration methods and various timber stand improvement ...

https://www.audubon.org/field-guide/bird/ruffed-grouse

Family, Pheasants and Grouse. Habitat, Deciduous and mixed forests, especially those with scattered clearings and dense undergrowth; overgrown pastures.