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26901
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A survey conducted by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service found that Americans engaged in one or more forms of outdoor recreation involving wildlife in 1980. Fishing and hunting were preferred activities, but many sportsmen indicated they also pursued non-consumptive wildlife activities.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p3, por
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26902
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Doug Miller, an experienced wildlife scientist, is the director of the National Wildlife Federation’s new Institute for Wildlife Research. The Institute will serve as a clearinghouse for wildlife research information and will coordinate research projects.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p3, por
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26908
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Two years ago, new rules were adopted to require dam building agencies to consider fish and wildlife needs when planning a big water project. Interior Secretary James Watt wants to rewrite those rules so that economic considerations have priority over environmental concerns. Conservationists argue that this would be a huge step backwards and pose a real threat to wildlife habitat.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p14, il
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26904
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John Gottschalk, counsel member of the International Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies, presented at the 37th Annual Convention of the North Carolina Wildlife Federation. Wildlife managers face many challenges in this decade, including use and exploitation, disappearing petroleum resources, wetland needs, energy demands and fisheries, and the personal power plant boom.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p5-12
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26906
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According to Gene Abernethy, chief of the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission’s Division of Enforcement, there are about half-dozen serious assaults on wildlife officers per year. Three wildlife officers have been killed in assaults over squirrel hunting in closed season, a trout-fishing violation, and illegal night-hunting.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p9, por
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26909
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The American dog tick carries Rocky Mountain spotted fever, and North Carolina usually leads the nation in the number of cases. Young children are most susceptible to the disease in the summer, but the disease is most dangerous to people over the age of forty. To prevent tick bites, wear insect repellent, cover bare skin, wear a hat, and tuck in your clothing.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p16
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26907
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Erwin Bauer has been catching bass for fifty years, and everything about bass fishing has changed in that time. Bauer reflects on the old and new ways of bass fishing, and points out that it has become too commercial and high-tech. While these changes have radically rewritten bass fishing stories, the mission to hook a bass remains the same.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p11
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26905
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A record 34,935 deer were harvested during the 1981-1982 hunting seasons, showing a twenty-percent increase over the previous year. Possible reasons for the increase include the rising popularity of deer hunting, good weather, and success of the deer restoration program.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p8
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26903
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New size and possession limits are now in effect for bass, stripers and trout fishing in North Carolina. Copies of the new regulations are available from license agents throughout the state.
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Friend O’ Wildlife (NoCar Oversize SK 431 F74x), Vol. 29 Issue 7, July 1982, p4, por