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Welcome to the Lesser Prairie-Chicken Application

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Lesser Prairie-Chicken Application

The Lesser Prairie-Chicken Application provides an interactive map for visualizing, collecting, and reporting data related to the lesser prairie-chicken. Viewing the distribution of this species on a map is available to all application users. Registered users, including TPWD biologists, landowners, and citizen scientists can add information to the application by entering observation data. Registration is open to all users and options for creating an account are available in the application.

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Disclaimer: There may be more records of the species than displayed because the data has not been made available for this application. If you require more specific data for planning or assessment purposes, contact Texas Parks and Wildlife Department – Texas Natural Diversity Database (