• Dickie Edwards of Clarkesville poses with a pair of turkeys he harvested in 2018. (Brent Edwards/Special)
  • Shown is a mature turkey harvested during the 2018 turkey hunting season. (Brent Edwards/Special)


A conversation on Habersham County’s wild turkey shortage

In years past, you could be driving through the Northeast Georgia mountainside and come across a rafter of wild turkeys feeding in a field or happen to see a drove make their way through your neighborhood, but that isn’t the case lately.

Where have all the turkeys gone?

That seems to be the question bewildering some of Georgia’s wildlife experts, who have begun to research the issue in hopes of providing answers.

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