According to state Fish and Wildlife Division, the turkey dubbed Tom-Tom is a young male, known as a jake.
Wildlife biologists tracking a tumor-causing virus first diagnosed in eastern wild turkeys five years ago have found the virus is far more widespread — but less deadly — than expected.
Zelda, the famous wild turkey who called Battery Park her home for 11 years, has died, according to a published report.
Having your house trashed by friends or family is no fun, but it’s especially bad when done by an intruder. But imagine if the intruder has wings.
Stafford Township animal control officer Michael Melchionne said in a published report that the bird has been in the township for months.
The state Fish and Wildlife Division charged Hovannesian with possession of a nocked arrow within 450 feet of a building, killing a wild turkey out of season and hunting without a license.
State officials have sent out questionnaires, asking residents which action they prefer.