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MISS OUT ON A DOE LICENSE? PURCHASE A PERMIT INSTEAD Remainder of DMA 2 Antlerless Deer Permits expected to sell quickly.
Antlerless deer licenses are sold out in most of the state’s Wildlife Management Units, and in each unit in southcentral Pennsylvania.
MARKER PLACED AT SITE OF NATION’S FIRST CONSERVATION TRAINING SCHOOL The original Ross Leffler School of Conservation became the model other states would follow
BROCKWAY, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission today placed a marker recognizing the country’s first-ever training school for conservation officers.
GROHOL TO HEAD BUREAU OF WILDLIFE PROTECTION Game Commission Southeast Region director fills vacant post.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission’s Bureau of Wildlife Protection has a new director.
JUNIOR PHEASANT HUNTS BEGINNING TO FILL Now is the time to register Hunter-Trapper Education graduates for organized hunts.
Junior hunters who want to take part in a special pheasant hunt just for them need to make their reservations now, while spots remain open.
CWD IMPACTS PENNSYLVANIANS WHO HUNT OUT-OF-STATE Certain parts from harvested cervids cannot be brought back into Commonwealth.
The thousands of Pennsylvania hunters who soon will be heading off to hunt big game in other states can do their share to slow the spread of chronic wasting disease in the Commonwealth.
STUDENTS BACK TO SCHOOL; SCHOOLS BACK ON TARGET Game Commission helps districts get student archery program up and running.
It’s back-to-school time and, for schools, it’s time to get back on target.
PUBLIC MEETING TO INFORM ON CWD Game Commission to host Aug. 28 meeting in DuBois.
Those who want to learn more about chronic wasting disease, and the rules that apply within areas of the state where the disease has been detected, can attend a public meeting to be held next week in DuBois, Clearfield County.
PROPOSAL: REQUIRE PERMIT FOR RECREATIONAL RIDING ON GAME LANDS Recommendation would have no impact on hikers or birdwatchers, and there are many ways to comment
There’s been a lot of talk lately about the possibility a permit soon might be required to use state game lands.
PENNSYLVANIA WATERFOWL SEASONS ANNOUNCED Annual brochure available at Game Commission’s website.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission has made its selections for the 2014-15 migratory game bird hunting seasons and bag limits.
LAST CHANCE TO HUNT WORLD-CLASS ELK IN PENNSYLVANIA Raffle chances for once-in-a-lifetime bull-hunting opportunity available online through Friday.
It’s too late to enter Saturday’s drawing for one of the 108 Pennsylvania elk licenses to be issued by lottery this year.
Pennsylvania Game Commission, 2001 Elmerton Ave, Harrisburg Pennsylvania 17110-9797