Our State Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. Goals

NWTF Maryland will conserve or enhance 50,000 acres of wildlife habitat in the next decade.
NWTF Maryland will recruit 1,000 hunters in the state over the next 10 years.
NWTF Maryland understands public access to hunting grounds is critical to the future of our sport.
  • NWTF Maryland works to wildlife habitat on state, federal and private lands.
  • NWTF Maryland has an active youth mentored hunt program and expanding its impact on hunter education.
  • NWTF Maryland is actively seeking partnerships to carry out its Save the Habitat. Save the Hunt. goals.

At the National Wild Turkey Federation, the outdoors isn’t just what’s on the other side of the glass, it’s where we feel most alive. And we’re making America the best it can be for the people and wildlife who call it home. The NWTF has divided the country in six areas — America’s Big Six of Wildlife Conservation — to focus our effort on the most critical wildlife habitat needs.  

Maryland is part of America’s Colonial Forests. NWTF Maryland is committed to maintain healthy hardwood forests, stop habitat loss, increase habitat diversity and winter wildlife survival.

Learn more about America's Big Six of Wildlife Conservation

Team Maryland


Mitchell Blake
District Biologist
(814) 977-0007
Doug Little
Director of Conservation Operations - East
(518) 239-4427
Tom Spezze
National Director of Field Conservation
Scott Wojton
Regional Director
Phil Ferrare
Director of Field Operations - Northeast
(814) 796-6983
Barry Woods
National Director of Event Fundraising
(620) 417-0692
Zac Morton
Director of Development

Technical Committee

Bob Long
Wild Turkey & Upland Game Bird Project Mgr.


Russ Leith
Save the Hunt Coordinator
(443) 677-3669

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