TITLE

If turkeys could smell

AUTHOR(S)
Barsness, J.
PUB. DATE
March 1991
SOURCE
Field & Stream;Mar1991, Vol. 95 Issue 11, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Recounts the author's experiences hunting Osceola turkeys with veteran guide Jim Conley. Osceolas are the most easily spooked of the four American turkey subspecies. Hunting them requires luck and patience. INSET: Osceola facts (Osceola turkeys)..
ACCESSION #
9104291816

 

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