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Montgomery Parks Proposes Pilot ‘Archery Managed Deer Hunting Program’

For years Montgomery County Parks has used sharpshooters and shotgun hunters to help control the deer population, but this year they could be turning to a new method of deer control — involving archery.


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4 Deer Found With Chronic Brain Disease in Western Md.

The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says four more white-tailed deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease in western Maryland.


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Va. Highway Officials Warn of Deer Crashes

Virginia highway officials are urging motorists to be on the lookout for deer crossing the state’s highways.


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Md. Firearm Deer Season Opens

Maryland’s two-week firearm deer season is opening with more Sunday hunting opportunities and other rule changes aimed reducing the whitetail population.


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Plan Targeting 2,800 Battlefield Deer Progresses

The National Park Service is tentatively approving a plan to have government sharpshooters kill more than 2,800 white-tailed deer at three Civil War battlefields in Maryland and Virginia over the next five years.


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Anne Arundel County School Closed After Dogs Chase Deer Through Window

The Anne Arundel Public Schools building that houses both Southern Middle and Lothian Elementary was closed today, after two dogs chased a group of deer through one of its windows.


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Cheetahs Kill White-Tailed Deer at National Zoo

Two cheetahs at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo have met with some unexpected prey. The result was predictable.


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Md. Muzzleloader Deer Season Reopens for 2 Weeks

Maryland deer hunters who use muzzle-loading firearms have another two weeks to fill their tags.


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City of Fairfax to Curb Deer Population By Removing Females’ Ovaries

Beginning this winter, the City of Fairfax will be the first location in Virginia to begin spaying female deer to control the population.


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Md.’s 2-Week Firearm Deer Season Opening

Maryland’s firearm deer season is opening amid signs that this year’s hunt will be more productive than last year’s.