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Wild Turkeys

Several decades ago wild turkeys were reintroduced into the rural areas of Rhode Island in the hopes of reestablishing a native population. The effort began in 1980 when the Department of Environmental Management imported 29 turkeys from Vermont.  According to the ProJo: The population of wild turkeys in the state has fluctuated since they were …

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Should probably acknowledge that holiday that's coming up

 And will do so by reminding you that just two days remain until Bush names and pardons the turkey charged with repopulating its species by this time next year. Lots of fun to humanize the birds, right before we devour their flesh, ain’t it? You can vote on what to name this year’s lucky fowl, …

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