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New Jersey Herald
Outdoors: DEP warns of possibility of rare deer diseaseBy ANDREW TREDINNICK atredinnick@njherald.com The New Jersey Department of En
Outdoors: DEP warns of possibility of rare deer disease
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
By ANDREW TREDINNICK atredinnick@njherald.com The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection’s Division of Fish and Wildlife is asking the public to be aware of any white-tailed deer that may be affected by Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease, or... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Knee Deep Club's Catfish Derby winner is a whopperSo far, Sussex Stags have struggled in league rematchesSo far, Sussex Stags hav
Knee Deep Club's Catfish Derby winner is a whopper
New Jersey Herald / Posted 2 days ago
So far, Sussex Stags have struggled in league rematchesSo far, Sussex Stags have struggled in league rematches In their first meeting of the year at Skylands Stadium, the Sussex Stags topped the Plattsburgh North Stars. The rematch comes Saturday... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Swartswood State Park to celebrate 100 yearsBy LORI COMSTOCK lcomstock@njherald.com STILLWATER — New Jersey’s first state
Swartswood State Park to celebrate 100 years
New Jersey Herald / Posted 9 days ago
By LORI COMSTOCK lcomstock@njherald.com STILLWATER — New Jersey’s first state park is celebrating its 100th birthday with a two-part event on Saturday. A ceremony on Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the beach front Park Pavilion at Swartswood... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 11 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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WRCB Chattanooga
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
WRCB Chattanooga / Posted 11 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Denver Post
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on re
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Denver Post / Posted 11 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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TribLIVE
Ocean warming blamed in lobster population shift to MainePORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to its lowest levels on re
Ocean warming blamed in lobster population shift to Maine
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to its lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before experienced in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedScott Beede returned an undersized lobster while fishing in Mount Desert, Maine
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 12 days ago
Scott Beede returned an undersized lobster while fishing in Mount Desert, Maine in May 2012. Fisherman in northern New England have been catching record numbers of lobsters, but south of Cape Cod, the lobster population has plummeted to the lowest... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Ocean Warming Blamed For Northward Shift In Lobster PopulationIn this 2012, file photo, Scott Beede returns an undersized lobster while fishi
Ocean Warming Blamed For Northward Shift In Lobster Population
WBUR Boston / Posted 12 days ago
In this 2012, file photo, Scott Beede returns an undersized lobster while fishing in Mount Desert, Maine. Fisherman in northern New England have been catching record numbers of lobsters, but south of Cape Cod, the lobster population has plummeted to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches � a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedThe lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern N
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists attribute in large part... Read more
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FOX 26 Houston
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
FOX 26 Houston / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Connecticut Lobstermen Struggle As Lobster Population Shifts NorthPORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on re
Connecticut Lobstermen Struggle As Lobster Population Shifts North
Hartford Courant / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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PhysOrg
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedIn this Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, photo, a lobster boat heads out to sea at sunris
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
PhysOrg / Posted 12 days ago
In this Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, photo, a lobster boat heads out to sea at sunrise, off Kennebunkport, Maine. Fishermen in northern New England have been catching record numbers of lobsters, but south of Cape Cod, the lobster population has plummeted... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches � a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KVAL Eugene
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KVAL Eugene / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KOMO Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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KX TV North Dakota
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KX TV North Dakota / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KMPH - KFRE Central San Joaquin Valley / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KWWL Iowa / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KTEN North Texas & Southeastern Oklahoma / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on re
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KIII Corpus Christi
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KIII Corpus Christi / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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The Lexington Dispatch
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
The Lexington Dispatch / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches � a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Bakersfield Now
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Bakersfield Now / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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WOWK-TV West Virginia
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
WOWK-TV West Virginia / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Park Record
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Park Record / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches — a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KHQ Spokane / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
New Jersey Herald / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KEPR Pasco
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KEPR Pasco / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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ABC Montana
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
ABC Montana / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KATV Little Rock
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KATV Little Rock / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KATU Portland
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KATU Portland / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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ABC 13 Lynchburg
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
ABC 13 Lynchburg / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) � The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches � a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KTVN Reno / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KBOI-TV Boise
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KBOI-TV Boise / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KSWO Lawton-Wichita Falls / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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FOX 35 Orlando
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
FOX 35 Orlando / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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FOX 13 Memphis
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
FOX 13 Memphis / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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Quincy Herald-Whig
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Quincy Herald-Whig / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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KIMA Yakima
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest level
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
KIMA Yakima / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and... Read more
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Daily Herald
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamedPORTLAND, Maine -- The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on r
Lobster population is shifting north; ocean warming blamed
Daily Herald / Posted 12 days ago
PORTLAND, Maine -- The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Anti-bear hunt group: State fudged numbersBy BRUCE A. SCRUTON bscruton@njherald.com A group opposed to the state bear h
Anti-bear hunt group: State fudged numbers
New Jersey Herald / Posted 14 days ago
By BRUCE A. SCRUTON bscruton@njherald.com A group opposed to the state bear hunt is accusing the state Fish and Game Council of hiding nearly a third of the public responses to the updated black bear management plan when the council voted last week... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
State panel OKs plan for bear archery hunt in 2016By BRUCE A. SCRUTON bscruton@njherald.com UPPER FREEHOLD — The state Fish and
State panel OKs plan for bear archery hunt in 2016
New Jersey Herald / Posted 18 days ago
By BRUCE A. SCRUTON bscruton@njherald.com UPPER FREEHOLD — The state Fish and Game Council gave its approval to a new black bear management plan on Tuesday. The plan, which would create an archery season for bears, needs only the Department of... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Outdoors: Hunting season will be here before you know itBy ANDREW TREDINNICK atredinnick@njherald.com It may not feel like it, but hu
Outdoors: Hunting season will be here before you know it
New Jersey Herald / Posted 23 days ago
By ANDREW TREDINNICK atredinnick@njherald.com It may not feel like it, but hunting season is right around the corner. All of the long-time hunters are chomping at the bit to start, but the newcomers need to first complete New Jersey’s Hunter... Read more
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Philly.com
Video of man killing goose sparks outrage onlineRobert Moran, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015, 9:41
Video of man killing goose sparks outrage online
Philly.com / Posted 30 days ago
Robert Moran, Inquirer Staff Writer Last updated: Thursday, July 30, 2015, 9:41 PM "It might be horrible," the man replied, keeping his foot on the bird. "It's an unfortunate thing that has to be done." Police were called to the scene. Reindl said... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Black bear breaks into West Milford home - killed by policeWEST MILFORD - Township police shot and killed a black bear this morning after
Black bear breaks into West Milford home - killed by police
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted a month ago
WEST MILFORD - Township police shot and killed a black bear this morning after the animal reportedly broke into a Macopin Road residence. According to West Milford Police Chief Timothy Storbeck, dispatch received a call at around 10 a.m. today from... Read more
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