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MassWildlife property spotlight: Martin Burns WMA 

12/03/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Explore the wild side of Massachusetts at a Wildlife Management Area. Martin Burns WMA offers visitors great hunting and wildlife watching opportunities.

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Give a gift on the wild side! 

12/03/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Gift ideas for the wildlife enthusiast on your list.

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2019 lake trout survey complete 

11/29/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

272 lake trout were sampled this fall during MassWildlife's ongoing survey of Quabbin and Wachusett Reservoirs.

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Prescribed burning for wildlife: An essential land management tool  

11/27/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MassWildlife carried out a record number of burns this year to benefit wildlife and restore habitats.

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Avoid decorating with invasive plants 

11/25/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Don't deck the halls with invasive species!

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Special deer hunt for paraplegic hunters 

11/04/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Since 1972, MassWildlife has offered paraplegic hunters the opportunity to participate in a special 3-day hunting season.

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Teaming up for fish conservation 

11/04/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MassWildlife has been working with partners on several ongoing fish studies on Massachusetts rivers and streams.

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Help the animals and plants of Massachusetts thrive 

10/31/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Don't wait until Giving Tuesday to let us know you care!

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Program Spotlight: Massachusetts Junior Duck Stamp 

10/31/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Learn how to participate in the Junior Duck Stamp Program, a statewide art contest for K–12 students. Also, hear from a long-time JDS participant.

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CWD reminder for deer hunters that hunt out of state 

10/31/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

To keep Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) from spreading to Massachusetts, it is illegal to import deer parts from places where CWD has been detected.

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New pheasant stocking map available 

10/31/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Test MassWildlife's new map this pheasant season!

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Using the past to learn about the future of a species 

10/29/2019 MassWildlife's Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program

MassWildlife dives into research from over 150 years ago to learn more about a protected species.

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Kent's Island open for outdoor recreation and wildlife habitat restoration 

10/29/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

In October, officials and partners celebrated the completion of a new bridge to Kent's Island. This bridge restores tidal flow to the coastal salt marsh and provides improved, safe access for wildlife conservation and recreation activities.

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MassWildlife Habitat Management Grants awarded 

10/29/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MassWildlife recently awarded $341,396 in grants to thirteen municipalities, conservation organizations, and private landowners to improve habitat for wildlife on 698 acres.

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Baker-Polito Administration Announces Creation of Norcross Hill Wildlife Management Area  

10/09/2019 Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs

Wildlife Management Area in Templeton Will Protect 465 Acres of Wildlife Habitat

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