fh-turkeys-031611 lincroft-turkeysIs there an ornithologist in the house? Earlier this week, readers sent us photos of five wild turkeys spotted on the streets of Red Bank and Fair Haven. Today, Colleen Donovan saw five in her neighbor’s yard on Harrison Avenue in Fair Haven, above. And Linda Snyder sent us the shot at right, taken on Leedsville Drive in Lincroft on March 10.

Can someone explain the sudden appearance of wild turkeys, and whether this might be the same gaggle on the move? (Click to enlarge)