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July 29, 2014 8:02 PM

Wilson on Outdoors: Why is there no game fencing along California highways?

Question: I have been hunting deer and elk out of state for years. Every western state I have hunted has installed game fencing adjacent to highways where big game frequents and/or migrates. Why in the heck doesn’t California do this? I live in Grass Valley and Highway 49 is always being widened, but never does the work include game fencing or game “underpasses.” I have never seen or read any information coming from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife recommending game fencing along California highways. Sven O.

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