Rende, Emilio
April 2003
New York State Conservationist;Apr2003, Vol. 57 Issue 5, p26
Reveals that the eastern wild turkey or Meleagris gallopavo silvestris is a popular game bird in New York. Challenges of calling turkeys; Weather factors that can influence the amount of gobbling activity; Role of dominance and establishment of a pecking order on gobbling activity.


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