Game Commission bear biologist Mark Ternent revealed the agency is going to do research on the phenomenon.
Pennsylvania – Jeff Mulhollem
Many believe deer should be relocated to public lands in Pa.’s Northern Tier
Agency must deal with both urban and rural deer-management concerns.
In justifying new research, agency addresses higher numbers of ‘other’ predators.
Game management officials speculate about elk vulnerability
Researcher reveals that common-in-Pa. animal plays key role in limiting disease
Surging populations will allow western states to trap, transfer birds.
Uncommon devotion shown by many readers of Pennsylvania Outdoor News
Expensive research project would be public relations problem and would not benefit deer herd.
Game Commission officials admit they’re not sure whether breeding populations of feral swine exist
Actions taken in other states have relevance to Pennsylvania sportsmen.
New research reveals that tree growth speeds up with old age
USGS study shows that while stocked brown trout can interfere with wild brookies, real threat is habitat degradation.
5X5 was a year or maybe two away from being a truly regal animal
Endangered 2-foot-long salamander was once common in Pennsylvania, much of the East, but no more.
Penn State scientist wants to study question
Trip out West reveals antelope, elk, bison, sheep and moose
Seeing the disease up close is an eye-opening experience
Our most common reptile is not harmless, not dangerous, either
Malady seems less severe than Lyme disease and has not shown up yet in Pa.
Did these things happen back in ‘the good old days’?
Will the disease noticeably thin the Pennsylvania herd over time?
Pennsylvania Audubon chapter scolds national parent organization for firing Ted Williams
Deadly disease of deer, elk persists because of long incubation period
However, new reports don’t put the state near the top in any category
The irony of the news about those programs coming out of Harrisburg this winter is inescapable