Board of Game Commissioners to meet on April 4 and 5, 2016.

The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners will hold its second quarterly meeting of 2016, April 4 and 5, in the agency's Harrisburg headquarters, 2001 Elmerton Avenue, just off the Progress Avenue exit of Interstate 81 in Harrisburg, Dauphin County. Final 2016-17 seasons and bag limits will be adopted during this meeting. A link to a live stream of the meeting will be available on the agency home page following public comments. An agenda will be posted prior to the meeting.

Tentative Schedule:

On Monday, April 4, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Board will hear any public comments followed by Game Commission staff reports. Doors open at 7:45 a.m. Individuals interested in offering public testimony – limited to five minutes – may begin to register at noon on a first-come, first-to-speak basis. PowerPoint presentations will not be permitted during public comment.

On Tuesday, April 5, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Board will take up its prepared agenda to adopt hunting and trapping seasons and bag limits for 2016-17 among other things. Doors open at 7:45 a.m.

2016 Board meetings also are scheduled for: April 4 and 5, July 11 and 12, and Sept. 19 and 20. 

Other Special Events

February 62016 Eagle Watch at Kinzua Dam 8am until 2pm
Join us at the Corps of Engineer’s Visitor Center for a program on The PA Game Commission’s Bald Eagle Restoration effort and Bald Eagle viewing opportunities at the dam and tailwater area. Jamestown Audubon Society volunteers will be on hand to assist with locating eagles and interpreting behaviors observed.

There is no charge for the event. Individuals and groups are welcome. No reservations are required.

Kinzua Dam Visitor Center is located near Warren, on Route 59 six miles east of Route 6.

Hanover Bald Eagle Nest CAM

Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17110-9797