on Mar 06, 2012 11:04 AM • Views 4366

Turkey hunting success.

Media Contact: Lee Sherrill
828-877-4423
lee.sherrill@ncwildlife.org

BREVARD, N.C. (March 6, 2012) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will host a free “Talkin’ Turkey” program March 24, from 9 a.m. until noon.  The program is being coordinated by the Commission’s Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education.

The informative program is suitable for ages 12 and older. Wildlife enforcement officers will discuss the history of wild turkey in North Carolina, hunting methods and equipment, calling techniques, safety concerns, and other helpful hunting strategies and tips. Pre-registration is required by calling 828-877-4423 or registering online.

The Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education is one of four learning facilities operated by the Commission. Located south of Asheville off U.S. 276 and next to the Davidson River, the Pisgah Center offers free admission, daily showings of an award-winning documentary, and online schedules of upcoming events and conservation activities.

Visit http://www.ncwildlife.org/Learning/EducationCenters/Pisgah.aspx or call 828-877-4423 for directions, program schedules and additional information.