Fish and Game offering free turkey hunting workshop
HOLDERNESS (AP) - New Hampshire Fish and Game officials are offering a free turkey hunting workshop this spring.
The workshop will cover the basics of turkey hunting, turkey calling and safe hunting practices. It will be held April 18 from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Owl Brook Hunter Education Center in Holderness.
Officials say space is limited and those interested should sign up.
David Priebe, a hunter education instructor, will discuss aspects of turkey hunting. Wildlife biologist Andrew Timmins will take about the history and behavior of wild turkeys.
New Hampshire's spring gobbler season runs from May 3 through May 31. The state's youth turkey hunting weekend will take place April 25-26, 2015. Hunting licenses and turkey permits can be purchased online at www.huntnh.com.