Periferia Presa Constitución 1917. San Juan del Río, Querétaro. Laura Uribe, Grupo Vasconcelos.
Stewart Creek Trail has an active turkey population currently. I'm curious what size their range is, whether these are the same turkeys I've found evidence of on the other side of the river.
There were a few turkey scat on the long Stewart Creek Trail, widely scattered enough that I felt they deserved several entries.
Didn't find tracks on the spongy forest floor, but found several scats. This was on the new Stewart Creek trail on the non-public side of LLELA.
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...