Turkey Reports

View recent Missouri turkey harvest and population status reports.

2013 Missouri Wild Turkey Harvest and Population Status Report

Download and browse this 32-page report for information about turkey population status, harvest results, brood survey and bowhunter observation survey results, and a north Missouri turkey research project update.

2012 Missouri Wild Turkey Harvest and Status Report

Download the 30-page report detailing Missouri's wild turkey harvest numbers and population status.

2011 Missouri Turkey Hunter Survey

Download results of our 2011 survey of turkey hunters about their attitudes and preferences regarding wild turkeys, turkey hunting, and wild turkey management.

Fall Turkey Harvest Map

View the Fall Turkey Numbers.

Missouri Turkey Brood Survey Results: 2013

Each year, citizen volunteers and MDC staff record the number of wild turkey hens and poults they observe during June, July, and August. Staff use these observations to determine hatch success, and therefore fall turkey abundance.

Missouri Turkey Brood Survey Results: 2012

Each year, citizen volunteers and MDC staff record the number of wild turkey hens and poults that they observe during June, July, and August. These observations are used to determine the success of the hatch, which is the driving force in determining wild turkey abundance.

Spring Turkey Harvest Map

View a map of this year's Missouri spring turkey harvest results by county.

Turkey Harvest Summaries For Past Seasons

Browse final harvest numbers for all methods of Missouri turkey hunting for the last five years.