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  • bear feeder

    Please Don’t Feed Bears!

    It’s time to take birdfeeders down. Eliminating food is the first step in preventing conflicts with bears and other wildlife.

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  • Fawn curl

    If you care, leave them there!

    Remember this if you come across young wildlife this spring.

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  • Report Fish Kills

    Report Fish Kills

    Often fish kills result from low dissolved oxygen or other natural factors. But if you find dead or dying fish, report it.

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  • Hen Turkey and Poults

    Wild Turkey Brood Survey

    Help MassWildlife count turkey poults from June 1- August 31. Learn more and download the survey form today.

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  • Oakham Wildlife Management Area

    Get out and enjoy your wildlife lands!

    With beautiful Wildlife Management Areas in all regions of the state, there’s no excuse to stay indoors!

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  • Catch and release fish

    New in 2015

    Catch & Release component added to Freshwater Sportfishing Awards Program. Bowfin added to list of eligible gamefish.

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  • 3magazines

    Massachusetts Wildlife magazine

    Massachusetts Wildlife magazine features award-winning photos and articles on the environment, conservation, fishing, hunting, natural history, and more.

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