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In Texas, Turkey Hunting is On the Decline

On your Turkey Day, take a gander at Texas' biggest game bird — from population trends to record-setting hunts.

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Americans will consume roughly 46 million turkeys this Thanksgiving. And here in Texas, some will hunt their own. Last fall, Texas hunters brought home 19,600 wild turkeys, according to the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department. 

On your Turkey Day, take a gander at Texas' biggest game bird — from population trends to record-setting hunts.

 

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