Passaic County, New Jersey

Near West Milford

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Passaic County New Jersey (Class A) BFRO

2004

I don't know what I saw, but I have been hunting the woods of New Jersey for over 16 years, and I have never come across a thing like this. I got to my tree stand just before light as I do every time I hunt the mornings. It was the rut, when bucks chase does to mate. So the woods had a musky ordor to it. But this was a smell that was differnt than the smell of deer urine. This smell was more strong and foul. I hunted the morning but didn't see a deer. Around 10 oclock I called my buddy who already got down that I was getting down. He told me he was going to get breakfest. So I got down and slowly hunted back to the truck. I took the long way back on an old logging trail. As I hit the logging trail that strong ordor came back. I thought that maybe I should knock an arrow. As I began to knock the arrow I felt that a deer stepped out onto the trail, but it wasn't a deer, I don't know what it was it wasn't a bear either. It looked at me , stopped for a second and turned back an...

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Passaic County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

Possible vocalization heard by fisherman at Monksville Reservoir

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August 2000

Passaic County New Jersey (Class B) BFRO

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Los Angeles County California (Class A) BFRO

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Onslow County North Carolina (Class A) BFRO

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Lane County Oregon (Class A) BFRO

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Duval County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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August 2000

Clark County Washington (Class A) BFRO

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August 1995

Charlotte County Florida (Class A) BFRO

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January 2002

Geauga County Ohio (Class A) BFRO

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March 2001

Jefferson County Pennsylvania (Class A) BFRO

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