Tuesday November 05, 2013 Noon - 1pmLocation: MS Museum of Natural Science
FIRST TUESDAY LECTURE
"Secrets of the Wild Turkey"
Richard Buchholz, PhD; Associate Professor, Department of Biology, University of Mississippi
The wild turkey is an abundant and commonly seen species, but what do we really know about this unusual bird? In this presentation, Dr. Buchholz will give an overview of the natural history of this species and then share 5 'secrets' recently discovered by studies of the turkey's behavior, ecology, physiology and genetics.
Photo Credit: Bill Stripling