Atkinson, Hunting could be allowed in Atkinson town forest February 14 2013 New Hampshire

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Atkinson, Hunting could be allowed in Atkinson town forest February 14 2013 New Hampshire, Eagle-Tribune
Twelve years ago, the town banned hunting in all town forests.... “Southern New Hampshire is the epicenter of Lyme disease and in Atkinson we have had lots of instances,” ... Conservation Commission member Dan Kimball said. [deer density not correlated with Lyme] ... Kent Gustafson, the deer project leader for New Hampshire Fish and Game, said ...  his department is concerned about reducing the deer population in southeastearn New Hampshire, but said ticks weren’t a factor in that concern...

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