Any idea what this one is?
He certainly looks edible…
He looks like some kind of grouse or other upland game bird.
The common uplanders round here are ruffed grouse - they’re
everywhere and they’re so dumb you can walk up to them and goon them with
Sage grouse, on the other hand, are murderous. They
tend toward the flat open country and getting
within scattergun range makes for some very challenging