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Q: Rumor has it that the wild turkeys caught pneumonia last fall or winter and killed 80%, Seems like a rumor to me??? T or F?
A: Like many upland game birds, there can be dramatic annual variation in the population size. The Department is unaware of any disease issues with wild turkeys. There has been a documented decline in turkeys in the southwest part of the state, but we believe that has been a result of harsh winter ...