Our crack news team ran a brief story this morning, featuring video from a recent NWTF turkey release in WI...here's the script they read over the video of turkeys taking flight:
No wonder they refused to cover the local NWTF banquets.THERE WAS NO INFORMATION THIS MORNING ON WHO THESE PEOPLE ARE.. OR *WHY* THEY'RE RELEASING TURKEYS INTO THE WILD.. BUT THE VIDEO CAUGHT OUR EYE.
DESPITE MOST PEOPLE'S IMPRESSIONS OF THE OFTEN-DELICIOUS BIRD.. TURKEYS ARE QUITE QUICK.. AND CAN SPRINT.. OR EVEN FLY FOR SHORT BURSTS.