Gamebird workshop is set for Saturday

By NEMS Daily Journal

A Gamebird Management Workshop at the Hancock Center in Tupelo will be offered Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to help you learn more about how to improve your property for bobwhites and turkeys.
Wildlife biologists will discuss bobwhite and turkey biology; habitat management; technical guidance available through the Mississippi Department of Wildlife Fisheries and Parks; cost-share opportunities for habitat management; bobwhite population declines; and Mississippi’s bobwhite restoration plan.
Registration fee is $5 and preregistration is required today. Lunch and refreshments are included. Mail checks payable to Northeast MS RC&D Council to: Robert Jordan, Northeast MS RC&D Council, 2655 Traceland Drive, Tupelo, MS 38801.
For more information, contact the MDWFP at (662) 325-7490 or sedwards@cfr.msstate.edu.