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Turkey Harvest Distribution — Public Lands



The table below shows the distribution of wild turkeys harvested among public lands hunting areas for the 2016 through 2020 wild turkey hunting seasons.

State Wildlife Areas are administered by the DNREC Division of Fish and Wildlife. State Forest lands are administered by the Delaware Department of Agriculture’s Forest Service.

Public Area 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020
Assawoman Wildlife Area 2 2 3 2 5
Augustine Wildlife Area 1 0 1 0 3
Blackiston Wildlife Area 4 6 7 4 9
C & D Canal Wildlife Area 7 3 7 8 9
Cedar Swamp Wildlife Area 5 4 3 4 3
Eagle’s Nest Wildlife Area 1 3 2 3 4
Industrial Forest Wildlife Area – Barr Complex 3 1 1 2 3
Little Creek Wildlife Area 3 8 5 2 2
Marshy Hope Wildlife Area 2 4 3 2 4
Midlands Wildlife Area 5 11 8 4 4
Milford Neck Wildlife Area 5 4 4 5 4
Nanticoke Wildlife Area 2 3 2 1 3
Norman G. Wilder Wildlife Area 12 12 10 11 6
Old Furnace Wildlife Area 3 3 5 1 5
Prime Hook Wildlife Area 1 0 0 1 0
Tappahanna Wildlife Area 3 6 4 3 3
Ted Harvey Conservation Area 1 4 3 2 6
Woodland Beach Wildlife Area 0 0 3 3 2
Blackbird State Forest 8 9 8 7 7
Redden State Forest 21 22 15 12 21
Tabor State Forest 0 1 1 4 2
Total 88 106 95 82 106



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