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Riverhead to hold lottery for deer hunting during January shotgun season

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The Town of Riverhead has started accepting applications for the upcoming season’s shotgun-hunting lottery, which will take place Dec. 7.

Town to hold shotgun season permit lottery Dec. 4

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Riverhead Town will hold a lottery on Wednesday, Dec. 4 for permits to hunt for deer on town-owned land during the special shotgun season on Long Island in January.

Riverhead sets hunter lottery for January shotgun season

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The special shotgun season runs from Jan. 7 through 31, weekdays only — excluding Wednesdays — from sunrise to sunset.
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State, town drawings set for January shotgun season for deer hunting

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Information on the state and town drawings for shotgun hunting on state-managed and town-owned lands during the January 2016 deer season.
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Riverhead closes EPCAL bike path this month due to deer-hunting on site

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The bike path and surrounding areas at the Calverton Enterprise Park have been closed by the town for the month of January due to deer-hunting season, which opened Jan. 4 and continues through Jan. 31, and this year includes weekends.
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Deer seasons expanded in Suffolk;bowhunting extended through Jan. 31, firearms season will include weekends

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State deer hunting rules changed to allow bowhunting through Jan 31 in Suffolk and add weekends to deer special January firearms season.

Wildwood State Park in Wading River is opened to bow-hunting for deer

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The state DEC has designated 461 of the Wading River park's 772 acres for archery-only deer hunting this season, which runs through Dec. 31.
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