Conservation

Cocktails and Conservation: Seasons and Harvest Impacts

In our final episode of our Cocktails and Conservation series, Dr. Michael Chamberlain and Dr. Bret Collier cover research based data on the impact that both season dates and gobbler harvests can and do have on our turkey populations. This is especially important as we look at the number of harvests from this year’s turkey season. So grab a cocktail, get your questions ready and tune in for what is sure to be an interactive discussion.

Cocktails and Conservation: Turkey Decline

Week 5’s topic of Cocktails & Conservation brings us to a concern of many, especially us here at the NWTF – localized turkey decline. Dr. Mike Chamberlain and Dr Bret Collier will talk habitat, management, weather, diseases, predation and more in this can’t miss episode.

NC Wild Turkey Telemetry Study

Join the NWTF, North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission and North Carolina State University’s College of Natural Resources for a trap-and-release turkey ecology study in the Piedmont region of North Carolina. This three-year collaborative study seeks to understand various wild turkey data, including hunter harvest pressure, nesting patterns and potential diseases, across three distinct regions in North Carolina.

Cocktails and Conservation: Nesting and Brooding

In our fourth installment of Cocktails and Conservation, Dr. Mike Chamberlain and Dr. Bret Collier are going to cover research conducted on nesting and brooding habitat. So get your questions ready and join the live conversation!

Cocktails and Conservation: Prescribed Fire

Dr. Bret Collier and Dr. Mike Chamberlain are back this week to touch on the topic of prescribed fire. We know this one will surely be a “hot topic.” So tune in to listen and join in the conversation!

Cocktails & Conservation: Turkey and Hunter Interactions

Dr. Bret Collier and Dr. Michael Chamberlain are back again to discuss research on hunter interactions with the birds we love to chase! You won’t want to miss this one as it could make you a better hunter.

Cocktails & Conservation: Predator Research

Dr. Bret Collier and Dr. Michael Chamberlain join us to discuss all things under the umbrella of wild turkey predators.

Bearcat Hollow Conservation Project

Bearcat Hollow is more than a splendid example of habitat improvement and management that benefits wildlife. It’s also a wonderful opportunity for a variety of hunters in Arkansas, new and experienced alike, to enjoy a quality hunting experience on public land.

Son Stewardship Project

Pursue the Wild with Kristy Titus highlights a western conservation project of the NWTF.

The NWTF is helping to improve forest ecosystems out west by expanding wildlife friendly forests with a partnership agreement between the USFS, the NWTF and private contractors. In Oregon, The Son Stewardship Agreement is being used to increase the amount of habitat restoration work completed. Watch this episode of Pursue The Wild, Tips From The Wild with Kristy Titus to learn more.

Click here to join the NWTF: https://www.nwtf.org/

Wild Turkey Conservation and Oak Savanna Restoration

In the 1900s, wild turkeys nearly went extinct in the US. Ryan, a biologist and conservationist with The National Wild Turkey Federation, is working to reverse that.

Short film by Grotto Network
Subscribe – https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHW_BkBOGpUY-Dq9RStDmGA

Disclaimer: The views, opinions and product endorsements expressed in this video are those of the filmmakers/videographers and do not necessarily reflect those of the National Wild Turkey Federation.

Scroll to top