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April 20, 2014 12:00 AM

Letter | Cormorant killings unconscionable

I was shocked to see in the paper on April 5th that the Department of Natural Resources, with the pressure of fishermen on Lake Moultrie and Lake Marion, authorized and encouraged the slaughter by hunters of 11,653 beautiful and resourceful birds called cormorants. One hunter reported killing 278 himself.

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