TITLE

Turkey hunting...a whole new game

PUB. DATE
October 1998
SOURCE
New York State Conservationist;Oct98, Vol. 53 Issue 2, Wild in New York p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Offers safety tips for hunters hunting for wild turkey. Rules of wild turkey hunting; Strategy on how to make turkey calls; Wearing of hunter orange.
ACCESSION #
1228133

 

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