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Turkey Calling With Matt Morrett
Learn techniques from a five time world champion turkey caller.

The National Wild Turkey Federation
presents a video series to help you get started turkey hunting.

50 Years Full Film
During May 2018 (the 50th season of Spring Gobbler hunting in Pennsylvania), a team from Northwoods Collective filmed Lebanon County native Emily Kantner on her quest to tag a turkey. The challenges and thrills of the hunt are shown as she hunted from the agricultural valleys near State College to the depths of the Allegheny National Forest.

Featured Articles for Spring Turkey Season

From One to 100: Fifty-five Years of Chasing Birds, A Lifetime of Pennsylvania Turkeys
by Bob D'Angelo; Pennsylvania Game News April, 2020

Ruling the Roost: Scoring Where Gobblers Fly Down
by Travis Lau; Pennsylvania Game News May, 2020

Advanced Placement: Taking Your Decoying to the Next Level
by Freddie McKnight; Pennsylvania Game News May, 2020

5 Tips For A Safe And Fun Spring Turkey Season
Maximize your turkey hunting experience by utilizing these safety tips while afield.

Improve Hunting Success By Identifying Turkey Habitats
Learn where to locate turkeys from Josh Fuqua, SW region game lands maintenance supervisor. April 23, 2019


Call of the Outdoors Podcast

At the Pennsylvania Game Commission, our passion is WILD, and “Call of the Outdoors,” the agency’s podcast, is all about wildlife, hunting, habitat and conservation efforts in the Keystone State. Each episode includes a unique look into a Pennsylvania wildlife-related subject, a few laughs, and is sure to leave listeners with a renewed sense of knowledge and pride in the work being done on behalf of wildlife. Join the campfire and explore lots of ways to promote and enhance Pennsylvania’s wildlife resources for current and future generations!

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