http://www.grousepartners.org/forest-grouse

Habitat: Ruffed Grouse live in forested habitat in regions that have a ... Spruce Grouse do not form pair bonds; breeding is brief; females find their own nest site,  ...

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

Quite isolated populations live in the Black Hills of South Dakota and the Turtle .... They do not develop a pair-bond between males and females, although there ...

http://www.naturenorth.com/winter/grouse/rgrouse2.html

The biology of the Ruffed Grouse (Bonasa umbellus) in Manitoba. ... And they are thought to do better in young or regenerating forests, which have thick .... from the ranges of other adult females, in turn searching for their own place to live.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ruffed_grouse

The ruffed grouse (Bonasa umbellus) is a medium-sized grouse occurring in forests from the ... Females may also do a display similar to the male. Another fairly ... One grouse crop yielded a live salamander in a salad of watercress. Another ...

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grouse

Grouse /ɡraʊs/ are a group of birds from the order Galliformes, in the family Phasianidae. ... reach their mature weights (except in the male capercaillies). They are sexually mature the following spring, but often do not mate until later years.

http://www.animalspot.net/ruffed-grouse.html

The Ruffed Grouse (pronunciation: ruft growz) is a North American grouse that hovers through the woodlands, and ... Habitat: Where do the Ruffed Grouses live.

https://www.dec.ny.gov/animals/45436.html

Generally solitary birds, ruffed grouse do not develop pair bonds, and one ... Short-lived, most ruffed grouse rarely live a full year, though a few will make it to ...

https://blog.nature.org/science/2014/01/16/the-grouse-in-winter/

Jan 16, 2014 ... Grouse do have other adaptations for surviving the winter: in September, they grow extended ... There, they'll live in the boughs of pine trees.

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

The dappled, grayish or reddish Ruffed Grouse is hard to see, but its “drumming on air” display is a fixture of many spring forests. It can come as a surprise to ...

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

Dec 12, 1999 ... Ruffed grouse live in 34 of the 49 continental states and in all ... do not collect in coveys like bobwhite quail, although several grouse may feed ...