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Take MassWildlife’s bathymetry data on your next ice fishing trip! 

1/23/2020 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Pull up the digital map on your phone, find your location, and view depth of waters under the ice.

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Why you shouldn't feed wildlife this winter 

1/02/2020 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Providing food for wildlife does more harm than good.

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5 Must-read tips for winter birdwatching 

1/02/2020 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Winter is a great time to go birdwatching in Massachusetts. Don't miss our 5 must-read tips to ensure you have a great experience outside this winter.

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MassWildlife Lands: A Focus on Frances A. Crane Wildlife Management Area 

1/02/2020 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Thanks to years of focused habitat management, an array of wildlife is thriving at this unique public property.

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2020 marks 30 years of the Massachusetts Endangered Species Act 

12/27/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MESA helps protect the most vulnerable animal and plant species of Massachusetts and the habitats upon which they depend.

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Calling all youth artists 

12/27/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

The Massachusetts Junior Duck Stamp Program links the study of wetlands and waterfowl conservation with the creation of original artwork.

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Stay safe on the ice this winter 

12/27/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Always consider ice to be potentially dangerous. Stay safe this winter by taking a few moments to review these ice safety tips and ice thickness guidelines. 

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Regulations to prohibit wanton waste and predator contests approved 

12/20/2019 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

At its December meeting, the MA Fisheries and Wildlife Board voted to approve regulations prohibiting the waste of game animals, prohibiting contests for predators and furbearers, and changing harvest reporting requirements for fox and coyote.

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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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