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From the Fall 2010 Conservationist for Kids

Turkey in the woods

Welcome to Conservationist for Kids

By Gina Jack and Michael Schiavone

In this issue:

You can go just about anywhere in New York State today and there's a pretty good chance you'll see wild turkeys. But that wasn't always the case. What happened to the wild turkeys? Theirs is a conservation success story, and will help you understand how dedicated wildlife managers work to maintain healthy wildlife populations.