Wildlife agency to host game bird workshop for landowners

By NEMS Daily Journal

TUPELO – Wish there were more quail or turkey on your place?

The Mississippi Department of Wildlife, Fisheries and Parks will host a landowners’ workshop on game bird management Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Hancock Leadership Center in Tupelo, concentrating on habitat management for bobwhites and turkeys.

Wildlife biologists will be available to answer questions after the formal program.

Registration is $5, including lunch and refreshments, and pre-registration is required by Wednesday.

To register, mail a check payable to Northeast Mississippi RC&D Council to Robert Jordan, Northeast Mississippi RC&D Council, 2655 Traceland Drive, Tupelo, MS 38801.

For more information, call (662) 274-1050

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