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$300,000 available for habitat management grants 

9/05/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

The MassWildlife Habitat Management Grant Program provides financial assistance to private and municipal landowners of conserved lands to manage habitat for wildlife and outdoor recreation.

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Remembering Kathleen (Betty) Anderson 

8/31/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Anderson was a skilled ornithologist and naturalist who devoted decades to conservation in Massachusetts.

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Amphibian and reptile conservationists convene in Massachusetts for annual meeting 

8/29/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Herpetologists from across Massachusetts and beyond meet to discuss the future of amphibian and reptile conservation efforts.

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Fall trout stocking 

8/27/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

60,000 rainbow trout and 4,000 brown trout will be stocked across Massachusetts this fall.

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September marks the start of fall hunting 

8/27/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Hunting is a safe activity. Equipped with the right information, non-hunters can feel comfortable using the woods at any time of year.

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Big family fun at the Big MOE 

8/27/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

With over 45 outdoor activities, there's something for everyone!

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Massachusetts Junior Conservation Camp finishes right on target 

8/26/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

MJCC provides opportunities for youth to learn or enhance their outdoor skills and teaches ethical responsibilities of hunting and fishing in order to foster stewardship of natural resources.

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Massachusetts crew deployed to wildfires in northern Rocky Mountain region 

8/15/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Four members of the MassWildlife prescribed fire crew were deployed with 16 other Massachusetts firefighters to assist with wildfires burning across the northern Rocky Mountain region.

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Buy Surplus Antlerless Deer Permits in September 

8/09/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Surplus permits for zone 11 go on sale Sept. 25, zone 10 permits go on sale Sept. 26; and permits for zones 9, 13, & 14 go on sale Sept. 27.

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Deer hunting information and reminders 

7/26/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Archery season extension; Antlerless Deer Permits; Wachusett hunting extended; and more!

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Massachusetts Interagency Wildfire Crew assists with Canadian wildfires 

7/26/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Members of the MassWildlife prescribed fire crew recently assisted in securing wildfires in the Province of Québec.

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Passing of the “Eagle Man”, Jack Swedberg 

7/26/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Former MassWildlife photographer is remembered for his images and contributions to conservation in Massachusetts.

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Rare plant found on Cape Cod 

7/25/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Earlier this month, botanists found American chaffseed on Cape Cod, a federally endangered plant that hasn't been seen in Massachusetts since 1965.

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Mark Tisa appointed MassWildlife Director 

7/18/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

At its July meeting, the Fisheries and Wildlife Board appointed Mark Tisa to the position of Director of the Division of Fisheries and Wildlife.

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Citizen science helps endangered species 

6/29/2018 Division of Fisheries and Wildlife

Tell us when and where you see rare plants and animals!

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