Report your wild turkey harvest

The easiest way to report a harvest is online using MassFishHunt, but you can also go to an official check station.
You must report your wild turkey harvest within 48 hours.


The Details of Report your wild turkey harvest

What you need for Report your wild turkey harvest

Upon harvesting a turkey, you must immediately fill out and attach the paper tag from your permit to the carcass. Your game must remain intact (other than field dressing), with the harvest tag attached until it is reported. After it is reported, the tag can be removed when it is prepared for food or taxidermy purposes.

How to report Report your wild turkey harvest

Follow the directions below to report a turkey harvest in the new system.

1. Go to and log into your account.

2. Once you're logged in, select Report a Harvest from the left navigation.

3. Your available tags will now be visible. Click the drop-down arrow next to the tag you are reporting on. Then click Report a harvest.

4. You will have to answer a series of questions. To answer some of the questions, you will need to examine the animal. When finished, click Submit at the bottom of the page.

5. A message containing your confirmation number will appear after you submit your report.
IMPORTANT: You must write this number on the harvest tag (which should still be attached to the harvested animal), where it shall remain until the animal is processed for food or taxidermy.

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You can also report your harvest at a physical check station.

More info for Report your wild turkey harvest

Once you submit your report, you can't edit any information. If you made an error, contact MassWildlife during business hours at (508) 389-6300. Business hours are from 8 a.m - 4 p.m. Monday - Friday. Outside of these hours you will need to contact the Environmental Police at 1 (800) 632-8075.

Contact for Report your wild turkey harvest

MassWildlife Field Headquarters
1 Rabbit Hill Road, Westborough, MA 01581

Open M–F, 8 a.m.–4 p.m. (closed noon–12:30 for lunch)

Massachusetts Environmental Police Boston HQ
251 Causeway Street, Suite 101, Boston, MA 02114

Emergency 24/7 Statewide Dispatch

MEP Boston FAX (617) 626-1670

MEP Boston