The vast, vast majority of people stumbling 'pon my site are looking for information about ptarmigans. So here it is:
The State Bird of Alaska.
More of 'em.
OK, now I have some facts:
1st, don't eat ptarmigans. They are nice and besides when did they ever hurt you?
The Sea Ptarmigan was a Dutch cutter that ran aground in Duluth-Superior in 1884, and it carried explosives!
The Sea Ptarmigan was also the name of a famous play.
Owls eat ptarmigans and that's just not cool.
St. Trebuchet is the patron saint of ptarmigans.