The Missouri Department of Conservation reported a spring firearms season harvest of just under 35,000 birds when the regular firearms season and the spring youth season were combined. The regular firearms season ended Sunday. Josh Roller with the Missouri Department of Conservation says that figure is down substantially from last year and recent years, but Harrison County totals did not necessarily reflect a large drop off from a record season in the county last year.
He gives some of the turkey hunting success trends.
MDC had one report of a non-fatal hunting incident during the 2021 spring turkey season.