To help turkeys survive and thrive we need to understand

October 2010
New York State Conservationist;Oct2010, Vol. 65 Issue 2, Special section p6
The article emphasizes the importance of the works of wildlife managers on turkeys. Wildlife managers use science to understand the threats surrounding wildlife. A description of how they study turkeys is presented, including their use of leg bands to manage turkey population. The information gathered by wildlife managers about turkeys is highlighted, including the threat posed by predation and weather to turkeys.


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