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Wild turkey harvest management

William M. Healy

Wild turkey harvest management

biology, strategies, and techniques

by William M. Healy

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Published by U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service in Sheperdstown, WV (Rte. 1, Box 166, Sheperdstown 25443) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wild turkey -- Control -- United States.,
  • Turkey hunting -- United States -- Management.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementWilliam M. Healy, Shawn M. Powell.
    SeriesBiological technical publication -- BTP-R5001-1999., Biological technical publication -- BTP-R 5001.
    ContributionsPowell, Shawn M., U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 96 p. :
    Number of Pages96
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17703585M

      The –20 Utah Upland Game & Turkey Guidebook summarizes the laws and rules that govern upland game and turkey hunting in Utah. The guidebook is designed to be a quick-reference document for upland game and turkey hunting regulations. You can use the references in the guidebook to search for the detailed statute or rule. Spring Turkey Take by County. As described in DEC's Wild Turkey Management Plan (PDF), DEC has changed the way that seasonal turkey harvest is the past, DEC only summarized the number of birds actually reported by hunters. Now, the DEC reports an estimated total turkey harvest based on surveys of approximat turkey permit holders after the .

      Register by calling the Harvest Registration Hotline: The following information is necessary to successfully register your turkey: Harvest authorization number (formerly known as a tag number) Harvest date and time. Harvest location (county and turkey management zone) Age (adult or juvenile) and sex (gobbler or hen) of your.   A report on the Great Smoky Mountains National Park in estimated the wild turkey population in the park at Many counties had no hunting season because there were hardly any turkeys.

    harvest strategies for wild turkeys, based on years of harvest management from 13 states in the S trategic Plan for Wild Turkey Management California . Jan Phillips' award-winning book was published in and is now out of print. We've preserved it here. Learn how to turn wild Missouri plants into biscuits, fritters, jellies, juices, pancakes, pies, salads, soups, wines and more. Color illustrations help you identify plants that are poisonous or have poisonous parts.


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Wild turkey harvest management by William M. Healy Download PDF EPUB FB2

Excellent book on the wild turkey, from its history and biology to how to effectively manage for turkeys in the different habitat types throughout the US. The book was published awhile ago and an updated version listing more recent research and potential survey types would be beneficial, but this book still lists the key elements needed in /5(16).

Wild Turkey Harvest Management: Biology, Strategies, and Techniques Paperback – by U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (Author), William M. Healy (Author), Shawn M. Powell (Author) & out of 5 stars 1 rating.

See all 5 5/5(1). Get this from a library. Wild turkey harvest management: biology, strategies, and techniques.

[William Martin Healy; Shawn M Powell] -- This project began in with a request from the Northeast Wildlife Administrators Association to the Northeast Wild Turkey Technical Committee "to identify the minimum set of information needed to.

A National Wild Turkey Federation and U.S. Forest Service book Standard reference for all subspecies Extensive, new information on all aspects of wild turkey ecology and management The standard reference for all subspecies--Eastern, Gould's, Merriam's, Florida and Rio Grande--The Wild Turkey summarizes the new technologies and studies leading to better 5/5(2).

The National Wild Turkey Federation (NWTF) is a national nonprofit conservation and hunting organization that has worked for the conservation of the wild turkey and preservation of the hunting tradition since Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) November Fish and Wildlife Habitat Management Leaflet Number 12 General Information The wild turkey is a large, gallinaceous game bird repre-sented by five subspecies throughout the United States.

Its large size, iridescent body feathers and gregarious be-havior has made the wild turkey a popular symbol ofFile Size: KB. TURKEY FACT #8: In the early s, wild turkeys were on the brink of extinction, with only aboutleft. Through conservation efforts over the past century, with funds derived from the Pittman-Robertson Act, and thanks to sportsmen and women, there are approximately million wild birds in the United States today, according to the.

During the COVID State of Emergency, physical check stations are not available during the spring turkey hunting season. Online harvest reporting is an option for all hunters. A temporary phone option is also available.

Read more below. You. Statewide, the spring harvest data suggests the population has been stable since Norman remarked, “Stable isn’t necessarily bad when we’re at record levels.” Management of wild turkeys in Virginia is guided the Department’s Wild Turkey Management Plan.

That plan can be read online. Harvest Summary by County (PDF) Table 1. Turkey Information. Turkey Management Units. Spring Turkey Regulations. Turkey Research Information.

Spring Turkey Harvest Report (PDF kB) NWTF Accomplishments in Kansas (PDF kB) KS Top 20 Turkey Records. Wild Turkey Management Plan I. Management Plan Overview 1 II. Short History of Turkey Management in New York 3 III.

Wild Turkey Population Dynamics 5 IV. Monitoring and Protecting the Wild Turkey Population 7 V. Public Use and Enjoyment of the Wild Turkey Resource 11 VI. Spring Turkey Application Period: Jan. 1 - Feb. 1, Drawing Results Available Online: March SPRING TURKEY HUNTING SEASON DATES. Apr. 18 through June 7, Detailed information about spring turkey regulations, management units, hunting hours and more can be found in the S pring Turkey a full list of regulations and legal descriptions see the W.

NWTF's Wild Turkey Records Program offers NWTF members a way to register any legally harvested wild turkey, taken anywhere in the world. Recordkeeping began in fall and now we have more t records in our database. Wild turkeys, once pushed to the brink of extinction, represent one of North America’s landmark wildlife management success stories.

Today’s healthy wild turkey populations provide many benefits for hunters, outdoor recreationists, and the general public, but may also foster concerns about crop damage, vehicle collisions, or neighborhood nuisance.

Forest Management for Wild Turkeys The eastern wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo silvestris) has been associated historically with southern forest ecosystems. Turkey populations were decimated in the late 's to early 's because of uncontrolled harvest and habitat destruction.

Restoration efforts. Wild Turkey Online Harvest Reporting Report your harvested turkey online. Home: Buy Your License. Read the draft plan that sets management goals and strategies for deer, bear, moose and wild turkey.

Home:Report a Bear Incident The mission of the Vermont Fish & Wildlife Department is the conservation of all species of fish, wildlife. Spring Wild Turkey Harvest by Management Unit* Sorted by Harvest Unit # Unit Name Hunters Hunter Days Days/ Hunter Turkey Harvest Birds/ Hunter Birds/ Hunter Day 30 Rogue 1, 5, 23 Melrose 2, 15 Willamette 2,   Here are a few things you may not know about Tennessee's wild turkeys: 1.

Tennessee estimated population of wild turkeys is2. The harvest during hunting season for the spring. history of wild turkey management in Pennsylvania from to The plan specifies our primary form of population management is maintaining a conservative fall either-sex harvest, because harvesting more than 10% of the fall population can lead to a decrease inFile Size: KB.

Region III County Fall Wild Turkey Harvest 10 Region IV County Fall Wild Turkey Harvest 11 Statewide County Fall Wild Turkey Harvest 12 Wildlife Management Area Fall Wild Turkey Harvest 13 Statewide Fall Wild Turkey Harvest 14 Statewide Wild Turkey Population Estimate 5.

The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is an upland ground bird native to North America, one of two extant species of turkey, and the heaviest member of the diverse is the same species as the domestic turkey, which was originally derived from a southern Mexican subspecies of wild turkey (not the related ocellated turkey).Although native to North America, the turkey Class: Aves.the spring wild turkey hunting season is to maximize hunter opportunity while maintaining a satisfactory hunting experience.

Limited to bearded turkeys only, this conservative harvest approach has allowed the continued growth and expansion of the wild turkey population in Michigan. Wild turkey hunting.Wild turkey populations have taken off in Idaho since Idaho Fish and Game first introduced them in the s. Today an estima wild turkeys – Merriam’s, Rio Grande and Eastern – roam the state’s public and private lands.

These birds are often concentrated in the relatively low elevation forests and along narrow riparian areas.