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Bureaucratic Red Tape Could Be Blocking A Solution To Staten Island’s Wild Turkey Problem

Flocks of birds are menacing residents on Staten Island and may be causing health and safety issues. Residents want the birds removed, but unharmed.


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Lawmakers Looking To Relocate Staten Island Turkeys

Wild turkeys have been a nuisance for sometime in the Ocean Breeze section of the borough and elected officials are now looking to relocate the turkeys to new homes.


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Nature Advocates Protest Against Slaughter Of Wild Turkeys On Staten Island

Residents and nature advocates protested Wednesday against the slaughter of wild turkeys on Staten Island, arguing that the claims that the birds are unsanitary are false.


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Staten Island Residents Getting ‘Turkey Survey’

According to a report, 700 residents are being surveyed about wild turkeys which roam parts of Staten Island. The Department of Environmental Conservation wants to know what locals think of the birds.


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Wild Turkeys Invade, Take Over Part Of Staten Island

Call it fowl play. Turkeys are running in traffic, in backyards and even in the middle of the street. The birds are a real nuisance near Staten Island University Hospital.