Archers ready for peak of the rut November 10, 2016 Massachusetts

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Archers ready for peak of the rut November 10, 2016 Massachusetts, Worcester Telegram
... Today is the peak of the rut... about 8,000 other deer annually killed by vehicles on Massachusetts highways. That carnage is almost equal to our annual hunter harvest of about 10,000... 

Are these roads death traps for deer, bears, and other wildlife? April 6, 2018 Massachusetts, The Boston Globe
... In Massachusetts, the estimated number of vehicle collisions with deer alone has ranged from about 7,500 to 10,750 annually in recent years ... “We’re going to see if there’s something on the ground where it warrants signage or some other measure,” ...

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