Final CWD test results from the 2017-18 deer seasons will be released when available.
First it’s too cold, now it's rainy and warm, and hunting suffers either way, especially flintlock for deer.
Even with recent deep freeze, safety should remain paramount for ice anglers.
Field officers with a diverse set of duties need a better name than the antiquated and single-focused term "game warden.”
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Opportunities to hunt small game, deer, waterfowl and furbearers either are available now, or will be soon.
Be prepared to counter anti-hunting comments on social media. The future of hunting depends on it.
Although it only takes a day or two until results – and opinions – start rolling in from hunters who were out at the start of Pennsylvania’s rifle season for deer, I like to wait until the season ends before…
Collaborative venison donation program helps feed hungry families in the state.
But removing antler-point restrictions will increase deer harvest, and that will no doubt be controversial.
During the 2015-16 hunting season, hunters reportedly killed more than 38,600 coyotes. That number nearly doubled in a decade.
General adult hunting licenses statewide reportedly have declined by more than 10 percent over the past decade. Perhaps more alarming: General junior licenses have been cut in half during that time, although junior combination licenses – which allow the hunting of deer, turkey and small game – have held steady.
Extensive rain on the season’s opening day led to the harvest decline, Game Commission says.
Top tactics for bull bluegills and crappies as the first hard water of the season envelopes the American ice belt.
Successful shooting for pheasants, ruffed and sharp-tailed grouse, and quail requires different ammunition to account variances in size, speed, and flush distance.
Hunters harvested 318 bears, raising the three-day total to 1,628 – about a 30-percent decrease compared to 2016. Extensive rain on the season’s opening day blamed for decline.
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