Maryland Hunters Harvest 34,000 Deer during Firearm Season December 15, 2017

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Maryland Hunters Harvest 34,000 Deer during Firearm Season December 15, 2017 Southern Maryland News Net
... Maryland hunters reported taking 34,412 deer during the state’s most popular hunt, the two-week firearm season. The total was similar to last year’s official harvest of 35,002..,

... Maryland’s deer population ... swelled to more than 300,000 deer 15 years ago ... has been cut by a third ... there are an estimated 200,000 to 225,000 deer in Maryland... It has been hard, however, to measure if Maryland’s declining deer populations has correlated with a decrease in Lyme disease infections ..,


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