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Battle on the Booming Grounds

One hour film for PBS on the remaining Tallgrass Prairie and the true tale of survival of an American icon-the Greater Prairie Chicken.

Battle on the Booming Grounds

One hour film for PBS on the remaining Tallgrass Prairie and the true tale of survival of an American icon-the Greater Prairie Chicken.

pledged of $77,901pledged of $77,901 goal
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Funding Unsuccessful
The project's funding goal was not reached on Mon, September 19 2011 9:48 PM UTC +00:00
Last updated December 5, 2011
 

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    You and one other friend, family member or significant other will accompany Tim for one day in a blind viewing Greater Prairie Chickens in the spring of 2012. This will be the booming ground where the principal filming took place so many of the "cast" will be back. Transportation is not included. But lodging and a yummy breakfast afterwards is!

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    You may bring 4 people in blinds near Emporia Ks at the peak of booming season with film maker Tim Barksdale. Includes Local Finest Motel accommodations (!), (Disclaimer this is NOT a 5 star community let alone Hotel), personally driven before first light to the booming ground, detailed but hushed descriptions of the territories and behaviors. After several hours spent quietly in blinds we will all have a wonderful gourmet country breakfast. Followed by a day long tour of Flint Hills. We will add one more naturalist: Brian Obermeyer of the Nature Conservancy; or other Nature Conservancy staff as available. Transportation to Emporia is not included but all else for this one special morning is.

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