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The wild turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) is native to North America and is the heaviest member of ... Adult wild turkeys have long reddish-yellow to grayish- green legs. .... Gobblers often yelp in the ...

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Aug 24, 2008 ... Wild turkeys roost high up in trees at night and can fly 50 ft straight up, fly at about 55 mph and ... Some breeds of domestic turkeys can also fly.

In its wild form, that funny looking turkey can fly. Though it won't get ...

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Nov 25, 2013 ... But amazingly, the bird — at least in its wild form — can fly. ... “Turkeys spend 99.999 percent of their lives on their legs, so they're built a little ...

Turkeys Can Fly, Though Not Well (VIDEO) - Huffington Post

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Jan 31, 2014 ... But we have to hand it to them: they've tricked us into thinking for an embarrassingly long time that they can't fly. Coordination, however, is ...

Can Turkeys Fly? - LiveScience

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Oct 27, 2012 ... Wild turkeys feed on the ground, which may have something to do with the myth that they can't fly.

About Turkeys | MSPCA-Angell

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Today you can find wild turkeys living in most parts of Massachusetts. ... Unlike the domestic turkey, wild turkeys can fly up to 55 miles per hour and run up to 25  ...

Animal Facts: Turkeys - Kidzone

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Domestic or tame turkeys weigh twice what a wild turkey does and are raised on ... They spend their nights in low branches of trees (yes, wild turkeys can fly!).

Turkeys - Elementary Science Program

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The young turkeys are called poults. They can leave the nest soon after hatching. Poults stay with the hen throughout the summer. Adult turkeys fly up into trees ...

DNR - Wild Turkey (Meleagris gallopavo) - Michigan.gov Home

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An adult male can grow up to 4 feet long from his beak to his tail. ... Turkeys will most often fly hard and fast up through the treetops, then set their wings and ...

Wild Turkey FAQ | MassWildlife - Mass.Gov

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How many eggs and young do wild turkeys have? What kind of a nest does the wild turkey make? Can wild turkeys fly? What kinds of sounds do turkeys make?

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Wild Turkeys can fly. Domestic turkeys are usually flightless.
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Can turkeys fly? - Ask.com

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Wild turkeys are good fliers, but domesticated turkeys have no ability to fly. They have been bred to be heavy, and this prevents them from taking off and ...

5 Surprising Turkey Facts - LiveScience

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Nov 26, 2008 ... Turkeys Can Fly Wild turkeys feed on the ground, which might explain the myth of their flightlessness. They can in fact soar for short bursts at up ...

As God as my witness, I thought all turkeys could fly, too | AL.com

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Nov 26, 2015 ... Wild turkeys can fly. The birds feed on the ground but sleep in trees, so while they aren't as prolific fliers as some of their other feathered ...