Enjoy some of the sights and sounds of the Attwater Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge.
View photos of the endangered Attwater's prairie-chicken, and some of the other bird species found on the refuge.
Watch videos about the efforts to save the Attwater's prairie-chicken produced by Texas Parks and Wildlife Department and the Houston Zoo.
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More than a century ago, up to one million Attwater’s prairie-chickens graced the coastal prairies of Texas and Louisiana. Each spring, males gathered to perform an elaborate courtship ritual. They inflated their yellow air sacs and emitted a strange, booming sound across a sea of grasses.