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.
The Maryland Department of Natural Resources says four more white-tailed deer have tested positive for chronic wasting disease in western Maryland.
Virginia highway officials are urging motorists to be on the lookout for deer crossing the state’s highways.
Maryland’s two-week firearm deer season is opening with more Sunday hunting opportunities and other rule changes aimed reducing the whitetail population.
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.
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.
Two cheetahs at the Smithsonian’s National Zoo have met with some unexpected prey. The result was predictable.
Maryland deer hunters who use muzzle-loading firearms have another two weeks to fill their tags.
Beginning this winter, the City of Fairfax will be the first location in Virginia to begin spaying female deer to control the population.
Maryland’s firearm deer season is opening amid signs that this year’s hunt will be more productive than last year’s.