Home on the Range: Breeding Biology of Prairie Chickens

Home on the Range: Breeding Biology of Prairie Chickens

March 28th, 2023 - March 28, 2023 7:00pm - 8:30pm

Dyck Arboretum of the Plains
177 West Hickory
Hesston, Kansas 67062
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Dr. Jackie Augustine, Audubon of Kansas Executive Director, will discuss the biology of Greater and Lesser Prairie Chickens, species that she has been studying for nearly 20 years. These charismatic birds perform impressive displays to gain mating opportunities. Come hear about the rolling prairie, the antics of prairie chickens, and the challenges of studying these declining species.

Photo courtesy of Dr. Jackie Augustine