The Floyd County Conservation Board has approved youth turkey hunting for the 2023 spring season. There will be 5 (five) permits issued for youth hunters. The Board is now accepting applications until midnight on April 2nd. The public drawing will be held on April 3rd at 8 a.m. 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 and will be able to hunt during all turkey seasons in addition to the youth season.
To apply, please submit online form at https://floydcoia.org/FormCenter/Conservation-9/2023-Spring-Youth-Turkey-Application-86 . For more information or questions, please contact Floyd County Conservation 641-756-3490.