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Cameron L. Aldridge, and M. S. Boyce, “Linking Occurrence and Fitness to Persistence: Habitat-Based Approach for Endangered Greater Sage-Grouse,” Ecological Applications 17 (2007).

Clait E. Braun, “Distribution and Status of Sage Grouse in Colorado,” Prairie Naturalist 27 (1995).

Clait E. Braun, Sara J. Oyler-McCance, J. A. Nehring, M. L. Commons, Jessica R. Young, and K. M. Potter, “The Historical Distribution of Gunnison Sage-Grouse in Colorado,” Wilson Journal of Ornithology 126 (2014).

J. W. Connelly and Clait E. Braun, “Long-Term Changes in Sage Grouse Centrocercus

Urophasianus Populations in Western North America,” Wildlife Biology 3 (1997).

J. W. Connelly, M. A. Schroeder, A. R. Sands, and Clait E. Braun, “Guidelines for

Management of Sage Grouse Populations and habitat,” Wildlife Society Bulletin 28  (2000).

J. A. Crawford, R. A. Olson, N. E. West, J. C. Mosley, M. A. Schroeder, T. D. Witson, R. F. Miller, M. A. Gregg, and C. S. Boyd, “Ecology and Management of Sage Grouse and Sage-Grouse habitat,” Journal of Range Management 57  (2004).

S. T. Knick and J. W. Connelly, Greater Sage-Grouse: Ecology and Conservation of a Landscape Species and Its Habitats, (Berkeley: University of California Press, 2011).

R. L. Patterson, The Sage Grouse in Wyoming (Denver: Sage Books, 1952).

M. A. Schroeder, C. L. Aldridge, A. D. Apa, J. R. Bohne, Clait E. Braun, D. Bunnell, J. W. Connelly, P. Deibert, S. C. Gardner, M. A. Hilliard, S. M. McAdam, G. D. Kobriger,  C. W. McCarthy, J .J. McCarthy, D. L. Mitchell, E. V. Rickerson, and S. J. Stiver, “Distribution of Sage-Grouse in North America,” Condor 106  (2004).

Jessica R. Young, Clait E. Braun, S. J. Oyler-McCance, J. W. Hupp, and T. W. Quinn, “A New Species of Sage-grouse (Phasianidae: Centrocercus) From Southwestern Colorado,” Wilson Bulletin 112  (2000).

Additional Information: 

All About Birds (Cornell University), “Gunnison Sage-Grouse.”

Birds of North America, Sage-grouse account.

Colorado Parks and Wildlife, “Watching Grouse, Prairie Chickens & Ptarmigan,” June 2014.

Gunnison Sage-Grouse,” YouTube video, 3:25, posted by LabofOrnithology on March 6, 2013.

The Male Display,” YouTube video, 3:07, posted by LabofOrnithology on March 11, 2015.

Western State Colorado University, “Gunnison Sage-grouse.”