Learn more about deer and turkey management this month through a $20 seminar at Wheeler National Wildlife Refuge in Decatur.
The event, which addresses white-tailed deer and wild turkey management, will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15, at the refuge’s visitors center at 3121 Visitors Center Road. The Alabama Cooperative Extension System will conduct the seminar, addressing such topics as biology, predators, habitat management, quality deer management and food plots.
Wildlife professionals from the Extension System, Alabama Wildlife Federation and Auburn University’s School of Forestry and Wildlife Sciences will speak. Hunters and property owners will find the seminar extremely helpful, but other interested parties are also encouraged to attend.
Pre-registration is required along with a $20 registration fee, which includes a catered lunch and refreshments. A flyer with more details and a registration form can be downloaded by going online to http://tinyurl.com/deerturkeyseminar. Mail registration to Spenser Bradley, Alabama Cooperative Extension System, 3120 Alabama 36 West, Suite B, Hartselle, Ala., 35640.
For more information, call Bradley at 256-303-4924.
Registration deadline is Sept. 12.