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Hawaii 2019 Spring Turkey Hunting Opens March 1
Submitted by: Backcountry Press Outdoor News
Posted on: 02/09/19
Disclaimer: The views expressed on this site are that of the authors and not necessarily that of TBC Press
Hawaii 2019 spring turkey hunting runs from March 1 through April 15. Limit: three bearded turkeys.
- Estimated population: Turkeys inhabit Hawaii, Maui, Kauai, Oahu, Molokai and Lanai.
Overall outlook: unavailable. In 2018, prospects were described as being fair.
Potential 2019 hotspots: The island of Hawaii features the state’s best public-land turkey hunting, though you can also find birds on public land on Lanai and Molokai, according to Shaya Honarvar, game program coordinator for the Hawaii Department of Land and Natural Resources.
Quick tip: “Hunt during the week to avoid the weekend warriors,” says Jon Sabati, a longtime National Wild Turkey Federation volunteer. “Leave your crow and coyote calls home. Turkeys may shock gobble to it, but it is not a natural sound here and may cause the turkeys to go the other way.”
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