Officials begin shooting deer trapped inside Malmstrom perimeter since 2010 July 11, 2012 Montana

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Officials begin shooting deer trapped inside Malmstrom perimeter since 2010 July 11, 2012 Montana, Great Falls Tribune
... an estimated 13 deer that were inadvertently trapped inside the perimeter of Malmstrom Air Force Base after a new fence was built in 2010... The deer were unexpectedly confined during the installation.... Trying to herd the deer out was considered, but it would have required leaving gates open for multiple days, and gates can't be left open, unsupervised, for security reasons ... [Jason Gibbons, a wildlife biologist and chief of conservation at the base] 


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