mallardHunting season ends this weekend at the Tomales Bay Ecological Reserve. Three miles north of Point Reyes Station, these wetlands are at the center of a controversy. Dueling petitions are circulating: one asks the California Department of Fish and Wildlife to ban hunting, the other to protect itImage courtesy of Flickr user Scott Calleja.

 

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Luke Giacomini (left) and his mother Sue Gonzales have both signed the pro-hunting petition, saying hunting is a tradition that harmonizes with wildlife conservation. Here they overlook the Tomales Bay Ecological Reserve at the south end of the bay. Image: KRCB.

 

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