WON Landing Page March 2022

State-by-State Turkey Forecasts from Game & Fish/Sportsman

Kennesaw, Ga. — If you’re a turkey hunter, you probably have questions.

Where are the best places to hunt in my state? How are local turkey populations faring this year? Have there been any changes in hunting seasons or regulations?

Readers will find those answers, plus much more, in the special state Turkey Forecasts appearing in spring issues of G&F/Sportsman titles.  In most of the magazine’s state editions across the country, readers can discover everything they need to know about finding gobblers in their area.

With spring turkey season right around the corner, we know our readers are looking for information,” said Editorial Director Ken Dunwoody. “Our job is to provide them with the details they need for a successful hunt. Our annual forecast, focused just on turkey hunting in their state, gives them updates they often can’t find anywhere else.

From Oregon to Florida, state editions of G&F/Sportsman will show readers the best places to find turkeys in their state, along with expert predictions for the spring season and a review of last season’s harvest. That’s valuable information for the magazines’ readers, 66% of whom are turkey hunters.

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And for those who want to explore gobbler hunting beyond their own state, Game & Fish/Sportsman has bundled all of its turkey forecasts into a single spot on its website. At gafmag.com/2016-turkey-forecast, readers can now find forecasts for 32 different states, just in time for turkey season. Plus, the website contains plenty of information about the best new gear for turkey season.

April’s magazine, available this month, also includes evaluations of three new pump shotguns for turkey hunters. Readers will discover how guns from Browning, CZ-USA and Winchester performed in tests conducted by the magazines’ editors.

About Outdoor Sportsman Group – Integrated Media

As a premier destination for the most avid outdoors enthusiasts, Outdoor Sportsman Group’s Integrated Media division is widely recognized for its strong special-interest multichannel brands, including Petersen’s Hunting, Guns & Ammo, In-Fisherman, North American Whitetail, Game & Fish/Sportsman and 10 other leading magazines that reach more than 28 million readers. Outdoor Sportsman Group’s network of websites, including BassFan.com, Outdoorchannel.com, Sportsmanchannel.com and WFN.com attracts more than 78 million annual unique visitors, and OSG TV produces hundreds of TV episodes of original branded hunting, sport shooting and fishing programming that airs on Outdoor Sportsman Group’s broadcast entities. Visit http://outdoorsg.com for more information.

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