This Week on Outdoors Radio: How Grouse Adapt to the Winter by Dan Small Outdoors

Thursday, January 14, 2021

This Week on Outdoors Radio: How Grouse Adapt to the Winter

This week, Outdoors Radio features St. Croix Rods pro-staffer Jim O’Brien, Ruffed Grouse Society forest conservation director Jon Steigerwaldt, Ashland AmericInn general manager Todd Chingo and pro angler Duffy Kopf. Jeff spends a week in Ponca City, OK preparing for the Federation Walleye tournament season. Dan shoots a Learn to Hunt for Food video for the National Wild Turkey Federation.

St. Croix Rods pro staffer Jim O’Brien reports on ice fishing action in the Hayward and Waukesha areas. (

Jon Steigerwaldt, Ruffed Grouse and American Woodcock societies forest conservation supervisor for Wisconsin, Minnesota, Illinois and Iowa, explains how grouse are adapted to cope with winter. (

Todd Chingo, general manager of the AmericInn of Ashland, Wisconsin, reports on this weekend’s high school ice fishing tournament and the 21st annual Great White Archery Deer Hunt, held last month in Bayfield County. (

In the Madison Outdoors Report, Jiffy pro staffer Duffy Kopf reports on ice fishing action on the Madison Chain and Lake Wisconsin and announces the seminars at the Capital City Chapter of Muskies Inc. virtual Muskie School, March 20, March 27 and April 3. (

Contact: Dan Small 414-588-4082