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As the controlled deer hunt in Rock Creek Park begins Wednesday night, temporary nighttime road closures will go into effect to protect park visitors and neighbors.
A federal judge has turned down an effort by opponents to stop a planned deer hunt in Rock Creek Park.
Hikers in D.C.'s Rock Creek Park are seeing warning signs and blue patches of ground where the National Park Service is using a herbicide to on the invasive fig buttercup, a plant that sprouts yellow flowers.
A woman found unconscious near Rock Creek Parkway early Saturday morning has died.
After rolling out the series "Deer Dilemma" about the National Park Service's plan to shoot deer in Rock Creek Park, WTOP heard from a group in Maryland that's been sterilizing deer as an alternative to killing them.
Car accidents and what's done with deer meat are topics related to the proposed Rock Creek Park deer hunt.
The National Park Service considered the possibility of using contraception to control the deer population in Rock Creek Park, but decided it was not the best choice right now.
The National Park Service says its plan to hunt deer in Rock Creek Park to reduce their population will be done as humanely as possible.
Some view the deer in Rock Creek Park as a nuisance. But others see them as friends.
WTOP takes an in-depth look at the deer problem near Rock Creek Park. A federal lawsuit is holding up what would be the park's first deer hunt since its founding in 1890.
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