SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (AP) -- Those
interested in this spring's youth turkey hunt can begin obtaining a license to
The Illinois Recreational Access Program is accepting applications for
more than 100 private land hunting sites in 22 counties throughout Illinois. Eligible
hunters must be under age 16 and have passed a hunter safety course. They must obtain an Illinois Department of
Natural Resources turkey permit.
The application deadline is Feb. 28. There may be a lottery if there are
more applicants than sites in a county.