Apply now for youth spring turkey hunting season

To the Press 

The Floyd County Conservation Board has approved youth turkey hunting for the 2017 spring season. There will be five permits issued for youth hunters.  The board is now accepting applications until March 24.  The public drawing will be at 8 a.m., March 27 at the Fossil & Prairie Center, 1227 215th Street, Rockford.

The area open for this limited season will be south of the designated refuge line and 40 acres east along the Shell Rock River.  Youth hunters will be assigned a designated site. 

To apply, please submit online form at .  For more information or questions, please contact Floyd County Conservation 641-756-3490.