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Group Drops Effort To Bring Elk Back To Md.

A statewide sportsmen’s group says it’s dropping an effort to reintroduce elk to western Maryland.

07/17/2013

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Chronic Wasting Disease Not Found In Maryland Deer

Maryland’s Department of Natural Resources says chronic wasting disease was not found in any of the 278 deer tested this season.

04/19/2013

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Elk Could Be Reintroduced Into Western Md. Come Spring 2013

A group supporting the reintroduction of elk in western Maryland says it hopes the state will decide this spring whether to move forward on the proposal.

01/02/2013

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Study Predicts $4.4 Million In Yearly Elk Tourism

Proponents of reintroducing elk to western Maryland say the animals would generate $4.4 million a year in tourist dollars.

12/24/2012

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Survey: Most Support Md. Elk Reintroduction

A new survey finds nearly three-quarters of Marylanders support reintroducing elk in the state’s western counties.

05/15/2012

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Public To Be Surveyed On Md. Elk Reintroduction

The Department of Natural Resources says it plans to conduct an extensive public opinion survey on a proposal to reintroduce elk to western Maryland.

01/12/2012

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Elk Reintroduction Opposed In Garrett County

A proposal to reintroduce elk in western Maryland is running into opposition in Garrett County.

12/08/2011

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Maryland To Study Elk Reintroduction

Maryland is home to Elkton and Elkridge, but elk haven’t roamed the state since the 1700s.

08/22/2011

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NRA Antler Theft Charges Dropped Against Md. Men

Pittsburgh police aren’t commenting on a prosecutor’s decision to drop charges against two workers charged with stealing two massive sets of elk antlers.

05/11/2011