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Turkeys Fighting For Territory

posted by the group titled NYOT Original Videos, last year

This battle was filmed in Hamburg, NY in early March. It shows a fight between two sub-adult males fighting for the same territory. According to Eric Thomas of Bristol Hills Outfitters, this is normal springtime behavior during the lead-up to mating. 

Stock media provided by MatthewTanner/ Pond 5.

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