User: flenvcenter Topic: Biodiversity-National
Category: Problems :: Hunting and Poaching
Last updated: Aug 22 2019 21:40 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Hunt resumes for mountain lion that bit 8-year-old’s head in Bailey subdivision 22.8.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
Multiple dog teams and wildlife officers will try to track down a mountain lion that attacked and severely injured an 8-year-old Bailey boy Wednesday night.
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Dead Lion Walking: What Tourists Should Know About Canned Lion Hunts 12.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Despite public outcry, canned lion hunts are still big in South Africa and the perpetrators often hide under the conservationist umbrella.
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Midwest wildlife officials discuss chronic wasting disease 25.7.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Midwest wildlife officials gathered Wednesday to discuss how they might better combat chronic wasting disease, which has been spreading through the region's deer herds with no end in sight.
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When Is Shark Week 2019? Discovery Channel Schedule for Expedition Unknown: Megalodon, Shark Trip: Eat. Prey. Chum., Sharks Gone Wild 2 and More 24.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The programming week has been going strong since 1988.
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Come fall, hunters and anglers will have more open spaces to explore; state officials OK increasing access to trust lands 19.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
Hunters and anglers will have access to 100,000 more acres of Colorado state trust lands starting this fall as part of a multi-year plan to eventually open a total of about 1 million acres to sportsmen and women. State wildlife commissioners voted unanimously Thursday to add 100,000 acres to 480,000 acres already open to hunting and fishing from September to February.
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A Colorado hunting camp owner illegally brought exotic sheep to ranch for clients to hunt 12.7.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A 34-year-old Dinosaur, Colo., ranch owner illegally imported and possessed several exotic sheep species for his clients to hunt, including Mouflon sheep hybrids, Texas Dall sheep and Painted Desert sheep, which are all prohibited in Colorado.
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Florida Man Hunting Iguanas Misses and Shoots Nearby Pool Guy Instead 10.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
"If neighbors are gonna be like the Wild West and shoot at everything someone's gonna get killed," warned a resident.
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How to Survive a Walking Safari in Africa 3.7.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Forget the traditional safari, where you spend hours in a Jeep passively observing wild animals - the real thrill is on foot, and walking with them.
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Two people shot in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood 2.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Two people were shot during a confrontation early Tuesday morning in downtown Denver.
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Man shot in Denver dies early Tuesday morning 2.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Male died of gunshot injuries early Tuesday morning in northeast Denver.
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Poacher banned from hunting following 2017 illegal killing, wasting of bear near Steamboat Springs 2.7.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Colorado Parks and Wildlife has suspended a South Dakota poacher’s hunting and fishing privileges for 12 years following the defendant’s conviction for wasting the meat of a black bear he killed during the 2017 hunting season near Steamboat Springs.
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South Dakota man loses hunting privileges for wasting meat from bear killed in Colorado 2.7.2019 Denver Post: Local
GREELEY -- A South Dakota man lost his hunting and fishing privileges for 12 years, was fined $3,400 and had to forfeit his rifle for wasting the meat of a black bear he killed in Colorado in 2017.
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Colorado sportsmen, women would have another 100,000 acres of range to roam if additional state trust lands are made public 28.6.2019 Denver Post: Business
Colorado sportsmen and women could have more places to hunt and fish starting this fall if the State Land Board and state wildlife officials approve an agreement to open more trust lands to the public.
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Hearing on wolves' protected status draws large, passionate crowds 26.6.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The hearing was the only opportunity, anywhere in the country, for members of the public to give input in person on the federal proposal to take gray wolves off the endangered and threatened species list.
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Elephant Calves Are Being Killed With Horrific 'Jaw Exploder' Devices in Sri Lanka 24.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The homemade explosives have become the leading cause of death for elephants in Sri Lanka, where hundreds of the endangered animals are killed each year.
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You can enter a drawing to buy rare liquor in Utah. Just don’t call it a lottery 24.6.2019 LA Times: Nation

Utah isn’t exactly a heavy-drinking state. Almost two-thirds of the population is Mormon, a faith that bars the consumption of alcohol.

But for thirsty apostates, a limited release of $270-a-bottle Pappy Van Winkle 23-year reserve bourbon is game-on.

“It was just nuts,” said Terry Wood, spokesman...

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Colorado has 2.8 million acres of state trust lands, but most is closed to the public. Sportsmen are trying to change that. 20.6.2019 Denver Post: Business
A sportsmen's group that found 9.52 million acres of federally managed public lands in the West can't be accessed by public roads is now looking at state-owned lands. In Colorado, a majority of those are off-limits to the public.
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Suspected Rhino Poachers Killed After Crashing Into Goat While Trying to Escape Game Rangers 19.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Zimbabwe's Bubye Valley Conservancy is closely guarded.
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Lessons in Connection at a Tiger Reserve 11.6.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Poaching, human encroachment and genetic isolation have put tigers on the endangered list. Current estimates put the total tiger population at less than 4,000.
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Man’s body found in Thornton’s Hunters Glen Lake; investigation is underway 4.6.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
A man's body was found in a Thornton lake on Monday and police are investigating the incident.
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