Gobble, gobble! Ohio’s spring wild turkey hunting season is officially here

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Spring turkey hunting opened statewide in 2000, and Ohio hunters checked more than 20,000 turkeys for the first time that year. (Courtesy of ODNR)

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WDTN) – Hunting enthusiasts, get excited. Spring wild turkey season in Ohio is now here.

According to our partners at The Register-Herald, hunters in the south zone can hunt 30 minutes before sunrise until noon from Saturday, April 24 through May 2.

On May 3 through May 23, they will have until sunset to hunt.

In order to hunt, you do need a valid hunting license and wild turkey permit.

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