The New York State spring turkey season has kicked off and will continue until May 31st. Hunting hours are one half hour before sunrise until 12PM. If still in the woods after 12 noon it is advisable to make sure your firearm is unloaded as you return to your vehicle and or camp. Total bag limit for the 2022 New York State spring turkey season is 2 bearded birds. Be sure to tag your turkey as soon as you recover your bird. Also make sure you report your kill to the state via NYDECALS reporting system. Be advised the 2022 New York State spring turkey season has had new regulations implemented regarding shot size. Contact your local DEC office for further explanation or visit the NY State DEC website for information. Good luck and be safe.