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Whitetail deer are overpopulated at Manassas National Military Park in Virginia. (Photo: National Park Service)

Millions may be Paid to Sharpshooters for National Park Deer Culling Instead of Hunters

Three national military battlefields in Maryland and Virginia have an overpopulation of whitetail deer wrecking the plant life and causing problems, which the National Park Service plans to handle by hiring sharpshooters to kill the deer. Unlike other urban and park programs that allow bowhunting, however, the National Park Service is not allowing and reportedly...

Knock Out Hunter Education Courses Before Deer Season

The newest way to learn hunter safety in Virginia is to take the Outdoor Roadmap online hunter education course at www.OutdoorRoadmap.com/sem/virginia-hunter-education. Then just attend a six-hour classroom session to receive your hunter education certificate. In Virginia, hunter education is required for all 12- to 15-year-olds as well as any first time hunters. By taking...