Key Species - Birds

Although the Prairie Chicken is the icon of our prairies, other bird species contribute to the health and well-being of the entire ecosystem.  Read More

  • Upland Sandpiper

  • Henslow's Sparrow

  • Bobolink

  • Greater Prairie Chicken

  • 7 American Goldfinch

  • Scissor-tailed Flycatcher

  • Baird's Sparrow

  • Short-eared Owl

  • Northern Harrier

  • LeConte's Sparrow

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Heath Hen

After being a bountiful food source for a growing population for many years, the Heath Hen of the Northeast was the first to become extinct.

Attwater's Prairie Chicken

Attwater's subspecies of the Greater Prairie Chicken has specific coastal habitat requirements that have rapidly disappeared.

Greater Prairie Chicken

Today landscape level remnants of Tallgrass Prairie are shrinking rapidly and threatening our Greater Prairie Chicken.