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Shiloh to Host Wild Turkey Programs

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Date: November 17, 2011

Shiloh National Military Park will host special interpretive presentations
on wild turkeys in the month of November, Superintendent Woody Harrell
announced today. These one- hour programs will discuss the history,
biology, and behavior of America's largest game bird. The presentations
will start in the Shiloh Visitor Center auditorium with a presentation
on wild turkey ecology. Then it will continue outdoors as participants
will take a caravan drive to observe the birds on the battlefield. These
programs are scheduled on Monday, November 21st, and Thursday, December 1st,
at 4:00 p.m.

For more information please contact the Shiloh Battlefield at (731) 689-5275. You may visit us on our website at www.nps.gov/shil, and follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ShilohNMP and Twitter at http://twitter.com/shilohnps.

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Congress established Shiloh National Military Park in 1894, making it the third oldest battlefield in the National Park system. Originally under the War Department, Shiloh predated the National Park Service by 22 years.