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National Wild Turkey Federation chapter funds hunting events with COVID friendly banquet

Published: Mar. 17, 2021 at 11:51 PM EDT
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ALACHUA, Fla. (WCJB) - The local chapter of the National Wild Turkey Federation hosted their 11th annual Gator Gobblers banquet Wednesday evening. The outdoor socially distanced event allowed guests to support the group’s efforts to help with conservation. President of the chapter Missie Schneider said this event helps with fundraising efforts for hunts throughout the year.

“Everything is focused on safety and ethical hunting practices. All of the kids or lady hunters are paired up with a guide for the weekend,” said Schneider.

The 4 hunts take place during different times of the year. They are open to first-time hunters. To find out more information about the organization click here.

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