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Maine group plants salmon eggs to boost numbers

February 23, 2014
A Maine conservation group is planting salmon eggs in three rivers in hopes of increasing the Atlantic Salmon population.
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Maine says bear program is a success

February 23, 2014
Maine wildlife biologists are checking on hibernating black bears this month against the backdrop of an anticipated November ballot initiative aimed at banning bear hunting using bait, dogs and traps.
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Randy Howell wins Bassmaster Classic

February 23, 2014
Alabama angler Randy Howell won the Bassmaster Classic, finishing with a three-day total of 67 pounds, 8 ounces on Lake Guntersville.
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NYC to survey Bronx deer population

February 22, 2014
New York City's Department of Parks and Recreation is starting an aerial survey of the deer population of the Bronx.
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Washington state granting cougar hunts using hounds

February 22, 2014
The state Department of Fish and Wildlife has issued five special permits in the Methow Valley allowing hunters to use dogs to track and kill cougars in response to numerous problems this winter.
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New Hampshire trophy fish winners announced

February 22, 2014
New Hampshire Fish and Game officials say anglers pulled in some record fish last year.
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Idaho House backs $2M fund to kill wolves

February 21, 2014
Lawmakers voted 49-16 to direct $2 million to help kill problem Idaho wolves, over objections from Democrats who say it's a poor use of the money.
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Bill to end Nebraska mountain-lion season advances

February 21, 2014
Hunters who want to kill mountain lions for sport in Nebraska could soon be out of luck, due to a bill penned by a longtime state senator who has championed animal welfare issues.
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Plan to cull Block Island deer postponed

February 21, 2014
There are an estimated 800 to 1,000 deer on the 9.5-square-mile island. Officials had hoped to reduce that number by 200 this winter.
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Aggressive moose to be hunted near Fairbanks

February 21, 2014
Injured, aggressive or nuisance moose near Fairbanks will be targeted for hunting under a rule approved by the Alaska Board of Game.
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