Grouse

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Grouse

Lagopus lagopus

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  • Found in the uplands all year round
  • The breeding season is between April and the end of June
  • Male has large red wattles over the eyes
  • Female lays 6-12 eggs
  • Adult  feeds on shoots, seeds and berries from heather, cotton-grass and bilberry
  • Young feed on insects for the first few weeks

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