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Wild Turkeys in Fact and Folklore

Not long ago, our native wild turkeys had been extirpated from much of the region; their return to our woodlands has been a conservation success story. Turkeys are quite distinctive, both in physiology and in behavior, so let’s find out more about these fascinating birds that Benjamin Franklin called, “respectable… and withal a true original native of America.” RSVP by calling 815-335-2915 or filling out the online RSVP form here:

Earlier Event: November 11
Outdoor Skills (Families): Shelter Building
Later Event: November 18
Science Saturday: Predators and Prey