Grant Beauprez

Grant Beauprez is the Lesser Prairie-Chicken Biologist for the New Mexico Department of Game and Fish.

October, 2019

  • 28 October

    Photographing Lesser Prairie Chickens in Southeastern New Mexico

    Lesser prairie-chickens are a “lekking” species, where the males will congregate on a “lek” to attract females for breeding. Males will inflate the air sacs in their necks to make a sound that can be heard up to one mile away. The males will defend territories on the lek in …