Curtis Fowler http://wkms.org en Understanding the Wild Turkey http://wkms.org/post/understanding-wild-turkey <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Kate </span>Lochte<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> speaks with </span>LBL<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Wildlife Technician Curtis Fowler about the wild turkey. Fowler explains the hard life of a turkey, times when turkeys were scarce in the US and when reintroduction took place, also a turkey's ability to fly and when you might see one airborne.</span></p><p><a href="http://www.lbl.org/hunting.html">See more about turkey hunting at LBL</a>.</p> Tue, 26 Nov 2013 17:48:53 +0000 Kate Lochte 36888 at http://wkms.org Understanding the Wild Turkey Autumn at LBL's Elk & Bison Prairie http://wkms.org/post/autumn-lbls-elk-bison-prairie <p>As we move into fall it’s a good time to hear about the environment of the Elk &amp; Bison Prairie and what the animals are doing now. We visit with Land Between the Lakes Wildlife Technician Curtis Fowler for an update on the animals in the preserve. The 700-acre enclosure is home to elk, bison, and several other animals with free-roaming access. Visitors can enjoy the area on a 3.5-mile loop road, with interpretive spots along the way to learn more about their ecosystem. <a href="http://www.lbl.org/ebprairiegate.html">Click here for more about the Elk &amp; Bison Prairie</a>.</p><p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 14:45:03 +0000 Kate Lochte 34619 at http://wkms.org Autumn at LBL's Elk & Bison Prairie Extra Water Keeps LBL Animals Cool http://wkms.org/post/extra-water-keeps-lbl-animals-cool <p>Land Between the Lakes wildlife management workers say extra water is keeping their captive animals cool. LBL manages over 100 bison and around 35 elk, as well as numerous species at its Nature Station. Wildlife technician Curtis Fowler said so far the bison and elk are doing well in the heat Mon, 30 Jul 2012 11:00:00 +0000 Angela Hatton 19729 at http://wkms.org