3 large wild turkeys and 10-12 babies along rt 28 between old forge and eagle bay, ny
1 large turkey and 3-4 babies along rt 28 between raquette lake and blue mountain lake, ny
two adults with 10 young feeding in grass/berry field
Hummer House, Christoval, Texas
Una pluma del ala
Stopped to let it cross the road and snapped a picture.
Four individuals in our back yard!
The Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is native to North America and is the heaviest member of the diverse Galliformes. It is the same species as the domestic turkey, which was originally derived from a southern Mexican subspecies of Wild Turkey (not the related Ocellated Turkey). Although native to North America, the turkey probably got its name due to the domesticated variety being imported to Britain in ships coming from the Levant via Spain. The British at...