DLNR ANNOUNCES OPENING OF SPRING BEARDED TURKEY SEASON — March 1 through March 31
HONOLULU – The Department of Land and Natural Resources announces the opening of the 2011
Spring Bearded Turkey Hunting Season on Hawaii Island beginning Tuesday, March 1, 2011. The spring
season will run 31 consecutive days through Thursday, March 31, 2011. The spring season will be for
bearded turkeys only.
Tags are required and may be obtained without charge from any Hawaii Island Division of Forestry &
Wildlife office and a number of commercial vendors. Hunters must present current State of Hawaii
Hunting License when obtaining tags. Turkey tags are also required on private land.
For further information, see the DOFAW website at http://hawaii.gov/dlnr/dofaw or contact Division of
Forestry & Wildlife offices at the following phone numbers: Hilo: (808) 974-4221; Kamuela: (808) 887-
6063 or the main office at (808) 587-0166.