George Thornton, CEO of the National Wild Turkey Federation, will join host Rob Keck this week on Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World Radio. Tune in on Saturday, November 21, 2015 at 10 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET on RURAL SiriusXM Channel 147 to catch this exclusive interview.
Thornton will give listeners insight into NWTF’s revolutionary new Palmetto Shooting Complex.
Featuring two dedicated sporting clays courses, five trap and skeet fields, and a 9,300-square foot
pavilion, the complex is sure to be home to spent-shells and warm barrels for years to come. The a
ddition of a 3D archery course, rifle range, and pistol range will truly make it a shooting destination.
Don’t miss your chance to hear the ins-and-outs of this world-class shooting and outdoor education center in Edgefield, SC.
George will also detail the National Wild Turkey Federation’s current campaigns as well as their upcoming projects. Learn about the success of the “Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt.” initiative and how you can help. Thornton will roadmap the organization’s plan to conserve four million acres of upland habitat, gain an additional 500,000 acres for hunting opportunities, and enlist 1.5 million more hunters to make sure the future of conservation is secure.
Each week, Bass Pro Shops Outdoor World upon outdoor experts from across the country, including those within the Bass Pro Shops family. Guests and Keck, who is the Bass Pro Shops’ director of conservation, and a RedHead pro hunter will provide listeners with the latest information about hunting, fishing and wildlife conservation.
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