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EHD prompts deer hunting changes November 13, 2012 Michigan

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EHD prompts deer hunting changes November 13, 2012 Michigan, WOOD-TV
With the beginning of Michigan's 15-day firearms deer season on Thursday, the breakout of a deadly disease affecting the Michigan deer population is forcing hunting limitations in some areas. ... The DNR says there are 13,000 deer confirmed dead from the insect-borne virus, but admitted Monday that the actual number could be as high as 50,000.... The DNR says that the average Michigan hunter shoots at about 2.2 deer a year ...

Deer Disease - DNR Changes Deer Hunting Rules, Michigan, November 13, 2012

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