Observed (7) walking and feeding across front yard. Possibly two male, beards.
14 Oct 2014.
Pennypack Ecological Restoration Trust, Montgomery Co, PA.
Attracted to bird feeders.
Wild turkey on the road.
Why did the turkey's cross the road???
domesticated turkey descended from the wild turkey
I saw a big bird along roadside, I couldn't tell what is, but it was a wild turkey.. It has red-pinky things hanging its throat(I don't know what it call) and it's someone's pet, back into the property.
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...