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Report fish kills this summer 

6/26/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Call the Massachusetts Environmental Police 1 (800) 632-8075 to report a fish kill. The vast majority of summer fish kills reported are natural events.

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Deer hunting information and reminders 

6/26/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Don't forget to apply for your Antlerless Deer Permit by July 16!

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Coyote listening sessions scheduled 

6/15/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

In response to concerns about coyote hunting contests, MassWildlife is holding a series of listening sessions throughout the state.

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Cabela's and Bass Pro Shops Donate Fishing Rods to MassWildlife 

6/07/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

On June 6, Cabela's and Bass Pro Shops donated over 100 fishing rods and reels to MassWildlife's Angler Education Program to help get more families fishing.

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Deer rescued from Lowell canal by MassWildlife and Environmental Police 

6/03/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

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Learn to fish for free this summer 

6/03/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MassWildlife’s Angler Education Program provides people of all ages a chance to learn and try fishing. Find an event near you.

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Summer is emerging!  

6/02/2019 MassWildlife's Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program

Dragonflies and damselflies transform from water-dwelling larvae to impressive aerial hunters.

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Lexington High School wins 2019 Envirothon 

6/02/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Massachusetts youth competing in the 2019 Envirothon engaged in hands-on exploration of soil, water, wildlife, and forest resources, and researched current environmental issues.

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Report wild turkey sightings 

6/01/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Help MassWildlife monitor wild turkey numbers across the state by reporting the birds you see in your area.

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Bob Durand Appointed to Fisheries and Wildlife Board 

5/29/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Bob (Robert A.) Durand, of Marlborough, has been appointed by Governor Charlie Baker to the Massachusetts Fisheries and Wildlife Board. Lt. Gov. Karyn Polito conducted the swearing-in ceremony at the State House on Wednesday, May 22, 2019.

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What to do when you find young wildlife 

5/29/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

The best thing you can do for young wildlife is to leave them alone.

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Why did the turtle cross the road? 

5/28/2019 MassWildlife's Natural Heritage & Endangered Species Program

Whatever the reason, watch out for them!

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June 1-2 is Free Fishing Weekend! 

5/21/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

No license is needed to fish in fresh water the first weekend in June!

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Arlington bear relocated by MassWildlife and Environmental Police 

5/17/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

On Friday, May 17, MassWildlife and the Environmental Police safely immobilized and relocated a black bear from a populated neighborhood in Arlington.

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Wear your life jacket when boating this spring 

4/30/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Wearing a properly fitted personal flotation device could save your life.

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