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Nature Conservancy Ranch Hosts Prairie Chicken Rescue

Nature Conservancy Ranch Hosts Prairie Chicken Rescue

ST. LOUIS, Missouri, March 9, 2008 (ENS) – Once greater prairie chickens by the hundreds of thousands boomed across the grasslands in their spring ritual, but now fewer than 500 birds remain in Missouri. This spring, the Missouri Department of Conservation, MDC, and the Nature Conservancy are working together in an attempt to resuscitate a…