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Wildlife agents kill 100 Canada geese removed from Tenn. campus

Wildlife agents kill 100 Canada geese removed from Tenn. campus

July 11th, 2013 3:16 pm by Associated Press

The president of Chattanooga State Community College says he didn't know federal wildlife agents would kill the geese they removed from the campus.

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Community Outdoors
Roany Boyz invite new stewards to the Highlands of Roan, July 19 - 21

Roany Boyz invite new stewards to the Highlands of Roan, July 19 - 21

July 10th, 2013 10:34 am by Staff Report

“Volunteer of the Year” group plans weekend retreat to camp, maintain grassy balds near Appalachian Trail

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Outdoors
Gator chomps down on teen's head at Fla. park

Gator chomps down on teen's head at Fla. park

July 10th, 2013 6:00 am by Associated Press

A 17-year-old was treated for puncture wounds on his head after being bitten by an alligator while swimming at a central Florida state park.

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Outdoors
Tennessee commission again considering sandhill crane hunt

Tennessee commission again considering sandhill crane hunt

July 10th, 2013 12:30 am by Associated Press

The Tennessee Fish and Wildlife Commission will again consider instituting a sandhill crane hunt. State wildlife officials will take public comment, and the commission will decide whether to allow crane hunting when it meets in August.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Fisheries biologist to discuss status of NET trout

Fisheries biologist to discuss status of NET trout

July 8th, 2013 4:45 pm by Staff Reports

Jim Habera, who oversees trout fisheries in Region IV, will discuss the status of Northeast Tennessee’s wild trout and tailwater fisheries.

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Photos Outdoors

Boaters enjoy a four-day Fourth

July 7th, 2013 3:00 pm by Ned Jilton

Be it bouncing on an inflatable being towed, skimming along on a jet ski or fishing in a quiet cove, Fort Patrick Henry Lake at Warriors Path State Park was a floating flotilla of Fun for the four days of the Fourth.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Get It in Gear: Motorola MT-350R two-way radio smart move for outdoors-minded

Get It in Gear: Motorola MT-350R two-way radio smart move for outdoors-minded

July 7th, 2013 9:00 am by George Thwaites

The Motorola MT-350R Talkabout series fits the “everybody ought to have a couple of these” category of items for any disaster preparedness kit.

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Sports Live Outdoors
Get It In Gear: Becker BK-7 a great all-around knife for adventure

Get It In Gear: Becker BK-7 a great all-around knife for adventure

July 5th, 2013 6:15 pm by George Thwaites

The Becker BK-7 was designed from the outset as a high-utility, high value tool that average U.S. military personnel could afford. This covers what most people want in a general purpose utility knife.

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Community Outdoors
Arborist certification course set for Abingdon

Arborist certification course set for Abingdon

July 5th, 2013 1:52 pm by Staff Report

The Arborist Certification Course will be held July 16-18 in Abingdon in cooperation with Trees Virginia. It has been designed to assist tree care professionals and other professionals who wish to become certified arborists.

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Sports Sports Live Outdoors
Strange Days: stripers and hybrids still in the river near Rogersville

Strange Days: stripers and hybrids still in the river near Rogersville

July 4th, 2013 3:59 pm by George Thwaites

A strong rockfish and hybrid bite in the Holston River in Rogersville has local angling experts scratching their heads.

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