Greater Prairie Chicken Project
|Goal||Help ensure that Greater Prairie Chickens remain in Iowa.|
|Task||Submit your Greater Praire Chicken sightings.|
|Where||Iowa United States|
The Iowa Department of Natural Resources needs your help to ensure that Greater Prairie Chickens remain in Iowa. All you have to do is submit your sightings.
Greater Praire Chickens were once abundant in central and eastern United States; however, their numbers have dwindled since the 1800s.
Project organizers are looking for information about how prairie chickens are distributed in Southern Iowa regions, including Adair, Madison, Adams, Union, Clarke, Taylor, Ringgold, Decatur and Wayne Counties.
|How to Join||
If you see any prairie chickens, call Stephanie at 515-432-2823 ext 102 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Project organizers will want to know when you saw the bird, what it looked like, and where exactly you saw it.
|Ideal Age Group||Elementary school (6 - 10 years), Middle school (11 - 13 years), High school (14 - 17 years), College, Graduate students, Adults, Families|
|Spend the Time||outdoors|
|Type of Activity||On a walk, run, On a hike, In the car|
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