Regarding predators of Greater
I was up at Prairie State Park in late August, Barton
County, and two huge
hound dogs came galloping by!
Wintering Northern Harriers may play a roll in predation
of chickens too.
Someone mentioned that maybe chickens roost in
trees. I don't think so. I
believe that they roost on the ground.
Prairie-Chicken population was 40 some at PSP as late as a
couple of years ago. I believe Brian Miller, Nat. Res. Steward there at
PSP told me that the
population is at about three right now as far as they