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4 cited for poaching mule deer near Wright

4 cited for poaching mule deer near Wright

WRIGHT, Wyo. — Thanks to a tip from a citizen, the Wyoming wildlife authorities have cited four Wisconsin residents for poaching an antlered mule deer.

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Wyoming Game and Fish seeks info on mule deer poaching

Wyoming Game and Fish seeks info on mule deer poaching

BUFFALO, Wyo. — State game wardens say they're seeking information from the public about a mule deer buck that was illegally killed in eastern Johnson County.

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Deer down

Deer down

Hunter numbers and the deer harvest remain low in south-central Montana entering the third full week of the general big game rifle season.

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Fire for deer

Fire for deer

Firefighter Mark Randall, with the Bridger-Teton National Forest in Pinedale, monitors the roaring flames of a recent prescribed fire in Nylander Creek. The Wyoming Game and Fish Department and Bureau of Land Management finished the first portion of a 10-year, $3 million project aimed at imp…

November 10, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…
Agencies begin large mule deer habitat projects in Wyoming

Agencies begin large mule deer habitat projects in Wyoming

CASPER, Wyo. — After years of talk and study and piecemeal projects, southwest Wyoming mule deer could receive a significant shot in the arm. Wildlife biologists recently finished the first portion of a 10-year, $3 million habitat project for mule deer in the Wyoming Range. The project is …

November 10, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…
Mule deer talks

Mule deer talks

Mule deer populations in Wyoming will be the subject of two upcoming talks later this month in Meeteetse and Thermopolis.

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Mule deer

Mule deer

Wyoming wildlife authorities have cited four Wisconsin residents for poaching an antlered mule deer.

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Wyoming mule deer meetings set for Nov. 17, 18

Wyoming mule deer meetings set for Nov. 17, 18

The Wyoming Game and Fish Department will hold a series of public meetings to discuss management of mule deer and their habitat in the Meeteetse and Thermopolis area on Nov. 17 and 18.

November 05, 2014 10:02 am Photos

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Mule deer gets tomato cage stuck on antlers

Mule deer gets tomato cage stuck on antlers

CODY, Wyo. — Wyoming wildlife officials had to lend a helping hand to a mule deer that got a tomato cage stuck on its antlers this week.

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Study: Helping sage grouse also aids mule deer

Study: Helping sage grouse also aids mule deer

JACKSON, Wyo. — Efforts to protect sage grouse in northwest Wyoming also benefit mule deer that migrate through areas of sagebrush along the Upper Green River, according to new research.

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Three trophy mule deer poached near Dayton

CASPER, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is looking for information concerning the killing of three trophy buck mule deer, whose heads were cut off and bodies left to waste in Sheridan County.

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200 doe permits issued for Glendive hunt

200 doe permits issued for Glendive hunt

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Deer populations rebounding in southeastern Montana

Whitetail and mule deer populations are rebounding in southeastern Montana following several years of bad weather and disease-related losses, according to John Ensign, Fish, Wildlife and Parks Region 7 wildlife manager.

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Mule deer group pledges $1.3 million for new research

CASPER, Wyo. — Mule deer numbers in southwest Wyoming have been declining for decades. As researchers continue to try and understand why, they may receive a helping hand.

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Washington's largest mule deer herd threatened by fires

Washington's largest mule deer herd threatened by fires

Washington’s largest deer herd will have to be reduced by hunting, and winter feeding is planned for the survivors in the aftermath of wildfires torching the Methow Valley.

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Wyoming Game & Fish: White-tail deer encroaching on mule deer

JACKSON, Wyo. — The Wyoming Game and Fish Department is proposing to allow more hunting of white-tailed deer in most reaches of northwest Wyoming in order to protect mule deer from being driven out.

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Mule deer

Mule deer

Second mule deer tags could be reduced in price under a new Idaho Fish and Game plan.

May 27, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…
IDFG eyes discounts on second deer and elk tags

IDFG eyes discounts on second deer and elk tags

Idaho Fish and Game officials are exploring the idea of discounting the price of second deer and elk tags, perhaps as early as this summer.

May 27, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…
Connor Polkowske

Connor Polkowske

Connor Polkowske was 12 when he shot this mule deer buck last fall. He and his father, Chris, followed the buck for two hours before getting a chance to sneak in closer for a shot while the buck was with two does in the bottom of a deep coulee. Connor made another one-shot kill as the buck w…

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WYO042214-Elk.jpg

Elk move through a meadow outside of Cody. Researchers are studying the Cody elk herd to better understand where and when it moves and how the herd impacts the rest of the greater Yellowstone ecosystem.

April 21, 2014 5:23 pm

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