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Daily Journal
Winslow police find violators at Blue Holehours on state property last weekend. Township police were assisted by five la
Winslow police find violators at Blue Hole
Daily Journal / Posted yesterday
hours on state property last weekend. Township police were assisted by five law enforcement officers from the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife. The three-day operation concentrated on wooded areas around Blue Hole off Piney Hollow Road,... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
600-pound bear in kitchen window scare avoids capture in Vernonup here recently. That's what I've been told by neighbors." The New Jersey Dep
600-pound bear in kitchen window scare avoids capture in Vernon
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 2 days ago
up here recently. That's what I've been told by neighbors." The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) Division of Fish and Wildlife placed a bear trap in the area nearby last Monday. The large bear has not been caught but a... Read more
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Daily Record
Hanover authorizes controlled deer huntinformation, see the hunt announcement at www.hanovertownship.com. The New Jer
Hanover authorizes controlled deer hunt
Daily Record / Posted 2 days ago
information, see the hunt announcement at www.hanovertownship.com. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Division of Fish and Wildlife supports controlled hunts such as these for the same reasons outlined in Giorgio's letter.... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bear ends up in tree at Fair Lawn residencemultiple streets in Fair Lawn found its way into a tree on Banta Place this aft
Bear ends up in tree at Fair Lawn residence
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 5 days ago
multiple streets in Fair Lawn found its way into a tree on Banta Place this afternoon. Representatives from the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife responded to the scene just before 3 p.m. once the bear was contained in the tree at a... Read more
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The Age
No it's not a person in a bear suit, it's a real beara new video of the bear surfaced in June, showing him walking purposefully but
No it's not a person in a bear suit, it's a real bear
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
a new video of the bear surfaced in June, showing him walking purposefully but cautiously between houses, the state's Division of Fish and Wildlife explained its position in an update on its website. "Division biologists note that, based on... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
No it's not a person in a bear suit, it's a real beara new video of the bear surfaced in June, showing him walking purposefully but
No it's not a person in a bear suit, it's a real bear
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
a new video of the bear surfaced in June, showing him walking purposefully but cautiously between houses, the state's Division of Fish and Wildlife explained its position in an update on its website. "Division biologists note that, based on... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Debate in New Jersey: Is upright-walking bear suffering or thriving?of the bear surfaced in June, showing him walking purposefully but cautiously b
Debate in New Jersey: Is upright-walking bear suffering or thriving?
The Seattle Times / Posted 5 days ago
of the bear surfaced in June, showing him walking purposefully but cautiously between houses in Oak Ridge, the state’s Division of Fish and Wildlife explained its position in an update on its website. “Division biologists note that, based on... Read more
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Daily Record
Warren County man charged with false bear-attack reportFacebook, saying they had not confirmed a bear attack. By that time, agents fro
Warren County man charged with false bear-attack report
Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
Facebook, saying they had not confirmed a bear attack. By that time, agents from the New Jersey Department of Environmental Division of Fish and Wildlife who responded to the scene had indicated that Wilson's wounds "did not appear to be consistent... Read more
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The Brown and White
National Night Out takes on new urgency | Turkeys and Trophieshome on Route 627, as he was feeding his pets, and began swatting him. Later in
National Night Out takes on new urgency | Turkeys and Trophies
The Brown and White / Posted 18 days ago
home on Route 627, as he was feeding his pets, and began swatting him. Later in the day, as township police and the state Division of Fish and Wildlife investigated and tried to track down the bear, they said they discovered the story didn't add... Read more
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Daily Record
Mama bear, 2 cubs trapped in Rockaway Twp.1 bears, which display behavior classifying them as a threat to public safety a
Mama bear, 2 cubs trapped in Rockaway Twp.
Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
1 bears, which display behavior classifying them as a threat to public safety and property, are prioritized by the DEP Division of Fish and Wildlife for capture and euthanization. Fish and Wildlife agents set the trap in the area of North Cape... Read more
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Daily Record
Police dispute report of Warren County bear attackis not supported by the physical evidence.” A representative of the New Jersey
Police dispute report of Warren County bear attack
Daily Record / Posted 20 days ago
is not supported by the physical evidence.” A representative of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Division of Fish and Wildlife, which dispatched investigators to the scene on Wednesday, also said initial reports indicated... Read more
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The Express-Times
Man's injuries in reported bear attack tell a different story, cops saycharged. "Everything is still under investigation," Kern said. The New Jersey
Man's injuries in reported bear attack tell a different story, cops say
The Express-Times / Posted 20 days ago
charged. "Everything is still under investigation," Kern said. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection's Division of Fish and Wildlife was at the property Wednesday, a DEP spokesman confirmed. The spokesman said DEP biologists... Read more
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The Express-Times
Cops now questioning report of bear attack outside Phillipsburgto investigate, but wouldn't elaborate. A New Jersey Department of Environment
Cops now questioning report of bear attack outside Phillipsburg
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
to investigate, but wouldn't elaborate. A New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection spokesman confirmed the DEP's Division of Fish and Wildlife was at the property, but referred questions about the investigation to police. The man... Read more
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Daily Record
Bear attacks, slashes Warren County manKern said. Township police responded to the scene to render aid. The New Jerse
Bear attacks, slashes Warren County man
Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
Kern said. Township police responded to the scene to render aid. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection Division of Fish and Wildlife also sent investigators to the scene, Kern said. A DEP spokesperson said they are awaiting a... Read more
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The Express-Times
Black bear attacks man feeding pets outside Phillipsburgto be life threatening, Kern said. A New Jersey Department of Environmental Pr
Black bear attacks man feeding pets outside Phillipsburg
The Express-Times / Posted 21 days ago
to be life threatening, Kern said. A New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection spokesman confirmed the DEP's Division of Fish and Wildlife is at the property gathering more information about the incident. Kern said the man was... Read more
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WPIX 11 New York
Abandoned NJ ducks almost ready for adoptionin a box on the mall property and dozens were walking around nearby. In total,
Abandoned NJ ducks almost ready for adoption
WPIX 11 New York / Posted 22 days ago
in a box on the mall property and dozens were walking around nearby. In total, 92 ducks were rounded up by the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife. They transported the ducks to Barnyard Sanctuary, and the ducks were checked by a... Read more
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NJ.com
Abandoned ducks looking for homes that fit the bill for egg layingwere illegally released at the Mill Creek Mall in Secaucus. They were rounded u
Abandoned ducks looking for homes that fit the bill for egg laying
NJ.com / Posted 22 days ago
were illegally released at the Mill Creek Mall in Secaucus. They were rounded up in mid-July by members of the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, who drove them 90 minutes away to Lester's sanctuary. No one has been charged in the... Read more
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Daily Record
Pine Brook hunter receives national honorexplained in the Dec. 14 Daily Record story headlined: "Sparta Mountain gives e
Pine Brook hunter receives national honor
Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
explained in the Dec. 14 Daily Record story headlined: "Sparta Mountain gives endangered songbirds a reason to sing." The Division of Fish and Wildlife and the New Jersey Audubon Society worked on the plan. Participants of the plan include the... Read more
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FOX 59 Indianapolis
Shallow water, high heat cause fish to die in Greensburg retention pondwhen they found a large number of fish dead in their apartment pond. Officials
Shallow water, high heat cause fish to die in Greensburg retention pond
FOX 59 Indianapolis / Posted 26 days ago
when they found a large number of fish dead in their apartment pond. Officials with the Department of Natural Resouces Division of Fish and Wildlife said this is a case of a shallow retention pond that quickly heated up due to intense... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Ind. Div. of Fish & Wildlife: Black Bear spotted in Scottsburg, HenryvilleLOUISVILLE (WHAS11) – The Indiana Division of Fish and Wildlife said a black be
Ind. Div. of Fish & Wildlife: Black Bear spotted in Scottsburg, Henryville
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 26 days ago
LOUISVILLE (WHAS11) – The Indiana Division of Fish and Wildlife said a black bear was spotted around Scottsburg and Henryville early Friday, July 29. -Remove trash cans from the outside -Temporarily remove bird feeders -Don’t feed the bear -Clean... Read more
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FOX 41 Louisville
Officials say infamous black bear now in Sellersburgto see it close up,” Angie Cecil said. The word on the streets of Sellersburg
Officials say infamous black bear now in Sellersburg
FOX 41 Louisville / Posted 26 days ago
to see it close up,” Angie Cecil said. The word on the streets of Sellersburg is that the bear has arrived. The Indiana Division of Fish and Wildlife is warning residents to beware. “Now if I'd seen it, I think I would freak out,” Cecil... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bear charges Vernon resident out walking her dog - Public Safetyby the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad to the hospital to be treated for injuri
Bear charges Vernon resident out walking her dog - Public Safety
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
by the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad to the hospital to be treated for injuries suffered from the fall. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife was contacted and advised of the incident. Names were not immediately released today. - Jai... Read more
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Newsmax
Black Bear: Vernon Township NJ Woman Attacked Outside Homewoman to a hospital where she was treated for injuries she sustained from the f
Black Bear: Vernon Township NJ Woman Attacked Outside Home
Newsmax / Posted 1 months ago
woman to a hospital where she was treated for injuries she sustained from the fall. Authorities notified the New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife about the attack noted AIM Vernon. The North American Bear Center said black bears are often... Read more
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11 News Houston
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
11 News Houston / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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York Daily Record
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
York Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
Detroit Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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Daily Journal
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
Daily Journal / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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Daily Record
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
Daily Record / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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The Clarion-Ledger
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
The Clarion-Ledger / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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Elmira Star-Gazette
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
Elmira Star-Gazette / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
The Arizona Republic / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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USA Today
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside homefrom the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether sh
Black bear with 3 cubs attacks N.J. woman outside home
USA Today / Posted 1 months ago
from the fall. The extent of her injuries was not known Thursday nor whether she remained hospitalized. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife, which has been studying and managing the state's black bear population since 2001, was advised... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bear attacks Vernon resident out walking her dog - Public Safetyby the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad to the hospital to be treated for injuri
Bear attacks Vernon resident out walking her dog - Public Safety
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
by the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad to the hospital to be treated for injuries suffered from the fall. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife was contacted and advised of the incident. Names were not immediately released today. - Jai... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Bear attacks Vernon resident out walking her dogby the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad to the hospital to be treated for injuri
Bear attacks Vernon resident out walking her dog
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 1 months ago
by the Vernon Township Ambulance Squad to the hospital to be treated for injuries suffered from the fall. The New Jersey Division of Fish and Wildlife was contacted and advised of the incident. Names were not immediately released today. - Jai... Read more
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