The 2012 Nebraska Prairie Chicken Festival

Nebraska Sharptail Grouse strutting Credit: David Neilson
The 2012 Nebraska Prairie Chicken festival (April 20-22, 2012) will be hosted by Calamus Outfitters and the Gracie Creek Landowners.

Festival activities will include birding excursions to see the Greater Prairie Chicken and Sharp-tailed Grouse as well as other area birds.

Interesting and informative presentations will include the Traditional Prairie Chicken Dance performance, Beef State presentation and conservationist photography of Micheal Forsberg.

Nebraska Prairie Chicken strutting Credit: Michael Forsberg
Breakout session topics will include: NE Important Bird Areas; Grazing management for Prairie Chickens; Prescribed Fire; Native Butterflies; citizen science opportunities, and so much more!

Plus, there will also be live entertainment featuring local musicians and poets, ranch tours, and of course, great food. Register now to reserve your spot!

TO REGISTER: Download brochure, fill out and send w/ payment to Calamus Outfitters or call Calamus Outfitters at 308-346-4697.

Registration Fee: $95.00/one adult $75.00/12 and under.
One registration fee includes one trip to see Greater Prairie Chickens, one trip to see Sharp-tailed Grouse, all meals and activities. Lodging not included.
Registration deadline: April 10th, 2012.

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Area lodging: Calamus Outfitters

Download and print the 2012 Prairie Chicken Festival Agenda.

Download and print side "A" of the 2012 Prairie Chicken Festival Brochure.
Download and print side "B" of the 2012 Prairie Chicken Festival Brochure.

Prairie Chickens at Calamus Outfitters make National Geographic Newsletter. Read the article online here!

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