The Fish & Boat Commission also announced a number of changes to its trout stocking plans. For starters, public volunteers are no longer permitted to assist with trout stocking, a longtime tradition for many families across the state.
Hispanic families in Berks County to benefit from fishing programs specially aimed at increasing their angling participation.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s popular mentored youth trout days will once again provide opportunities in stocked trout waters a week ahead of the regional and statewide trout season openers.
Many not pleased with PGC’s proposal to reinstate statewide concurrent anterless and antlered season.
Event featured prize giveaways, story-telling and the camaraderie one would expect around a glowing campfire shared among friends.
Call it climate change, a freakish mild winter or little snow cover, but huge flocks of greater snow geese have made their way into Pennsylvania, especially the southeastern portion-much earlier than normal.
Flying aircraft low to count elk in Pennsylvania is risky.
Concurrent deer seasons give hunters a choice and increase the odds for success for those with limited time to hunt.
Huge central Pennsylvania outdoor show has something for everyone.
Now conscious of them and what they once meant and mean now, the blogger hopes some future hunters who trek the woods he has understand just what those old piles of stones and rocks represent.
Wheels of justice have turned slowly in the case of 2 teens who tortured buck, but slow justice can be good justice.
More than a few states are banning coyote hunts, but so far not Pennsylvania.
Goose hunting is often not easy in Pennsylvania.
The outdoor world of Pennsylvania has many needs, but these are this blogger’s top two.
State won’t commit to necessary pollution abatement for estuary’s health.
Pennsylvania hunters live in an exciting time when eight-point bucks are nothing to crow about, but still a trophy.
It’s all about the same when it comes to hunter numbers and harvested deer.
New law allows Pennsylvania landowners to post ground against hunting by painting trees.
Game Commission and Fish & Boat Commission boards have been good old boys’ clubs.
The carnage of deer and other wildlife hit on Pennsylvania highways is a horrifying loss of one of the state’s most important and loved resources.
Senate Bill 147 authorizes the Pennsylvania Game Commission to add three Sundays to hunting seasons.
In the field, blogger and dog are equals, best friends, family.
Deer hunting during archery season combines challenge, work, beauty and a different animal compared to later gun seasons.
Hunting for bears, deer, turkeys and grouse in Pennsylvania.
Why should someone who has devoted a fair portion of his life to coldwater conservation for the past 44 years be “forgiven” for fishing with lures? Most TU members don’t understand this concept. To them, it is all about what they view as a “greater calling” — fly-fishing. And this blogger has had enough.
For hunters in Pennsylvania, time spent in the woods allows one to connect with a range of colors and wildlife movement.