Red Grouse

Latin name: Lagopus lagopus

Red Grouse can be found in large populations in the Yorkshire Dales National Park on intensively managed heather moorland on the tops of the fells. They are commonly seen in these habitats in the Wensleydale and Swaledale area, for example.

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