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Location: Rochester WA.
Joined: 04/27/2005
Posts: 146
Spring is coming canyou feel it??

Well not much talk in this forum but spring is just around the corner and the turkys are calling.
I now laws are different in diff states so what is your states limit, type, season??
just atempting to wake this forum up with turky hunting aroud the corner.

HEre in Washington St. there are easterns, merriums, and rio grande's. You can kill one a day with a season limit of three for the year. IF you kill one of each species you get the slam i am in the running for the multi year slam all ineed is an eastern.

Well good luck this spring and be safe. Thumbs up

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Location: Alabama
Joined: 08/25/2003
Posts: 634
Spring is coming canyou feel it??

Season runs from March 15 - April 30 in most counties.
Bag limits: One gobbler per day, Five gobblers per season

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Location: Andover, Connecticut
Joined: 01/01/2006
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Spring is coming canyou feel it??

Here in CT the season runs from May 3rd to May 27th. The bag limit is 2 bearded birds per season.

Tom

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Location: Pennsylvania
Joined: 10/28/2003
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Pa is basicaly the month of May. 1 gobbler but this year I think there is an extra tag that you can get that is being offered for the first time.
NJ has a crazy set up for thier seasons. You need to buy a permit that allows you to hunt a specific week (6 different seasons, 1 week each except the last season which is 2 weeks and there is a Saturday permit that allows you to hunt all the Saturdays of the season). Then it's broken down furthur into turkey management units and you need a permit that is specific to each unit. Its a little complicated Brick Wall,)
The first round is a lottery. Then after that you can buy as many permits as you want till they run out. 1 bird (per permit) for as many permits as you have. Each permit allows 1 turkey and you can only kill 1 in a day even if you have other permits for that season(week).

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Location: Alabama
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HUH? Confused Think Seems like a system to deter hunters from going! Just a little bit confusing.

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Location: Pennsylvania
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Just NJ's way to get the most money out of the few hunters it has left!

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Location: Rochester WA.
Joined: 04/27/2005
Posts: 146
Spring is coming canyou feel it??

Ouch that sounds harsh. I love Turkey hunting and woul attempt to hunt even if i had to go through all that.

BUt still tat is a liitle much..

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Location: Pennsylvania
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It is a lot to go through but the hunting in NJ is GREAT! Even on public land Yes

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Location: Rochester WA.
Joined: 04/27/2005
Posts: 146
Spring is coming canyou feel it??

Hunting in washington is WIerd. We're split by the cascades causing this state to be split into 2 and basically two seperate states. Eastern washington is great hunting for everything. But Western washington is so wet that it has a low turkey population due to young dieing. BUt it has been going up so hopefully i and this state can have a good impact in upcoming years so futer generations can hunt turkys with good sucess.

-Cody

Location: Northeast Pennsylvania
Joined: 02/11/2006
Posts: 85
Spring is coming canyou feel it??

I can't wait, I'm absolutely pumped about this coming season here in PA....one nice thing is that their is an extra tag you can purchase so you can take two gobblers this year....also I am excited because my fiance will be hunting spring turkey for her first time....she came out in the field with me last year and witnessed her first hunt and she was thrilled...now she is going to try her hand at bagging a bird....or two!

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Joined: 10/23/2005
Posts: 20
Spring is coming canyou feel it??

here in GA the season last from march 15 to may 15 and bag limit is 3 birds im hoping to fill my tags this year good luck to the rest of yall

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