Essex County, New Jersey

Near Livingston NJ

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Essex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

April 2006

April 29 2006 about 630pm I just left the Livingston mall and was heading home but got all turned about since I don't go up that way very often. Anyhow I was figuring that I was north of rt 78 and just kind of "Lewis and Clarked" it toward home via the mirror compass in my car and made the first left southbound that I could once I realized I was heading west and didn't recognize any landmarks. I turn down this road and notice some construction equipment not far off into the trees on the right side of the road. I was driving slower than normal being unfarmiliar with the area and since I kept peeking at the compass to make sure I was still southbound (looking back it must have been overcast since I would have just used the location of the sun as a reference to direction). As I was driving along I caught movement out of the corner of my eye and saw a young deer (judging by size) bolt out of the trees across the road from left to right about 100-200 feet in front of my car. I just too...

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Essex County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

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Essex County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

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Harrison County Texas (Class A) BFRO

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Jefferson County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

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October 2002

Monroe County Florida (Class B) BFRO

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Humboldt County Iowa (Class A) BFRO

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Stark County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

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Sussex County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

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