Twelve-year-old Jon Kreiser, of Palmyra, would be getting his first hunting license in the coming season, so he enrolled in a Hunter-Trapper Education course to be held at the Izaak Walton…..
State Game Lands 97 could grow by nearly 104 acres in Monroe Township, Bedford County through a negotiated agreement intended to resolve a long-standing legal dispute.
The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners today approved an agreement that will enable Mountaineer Mining Corp., of Berlin, Pa., to mine and remove an estimated 6,000 to 8,000 combined tons…..
Two state game lands tracts will grow by about 120 acres each through an agreement with the Transcontintal Gas Pipe Line Co. (TRANSCO).
State Game Lands 33 will grow by more than 171 acres thanks to a land donation by the Woodduck Chapter of Trout Unlimited, approved today by the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners.
Antlerless deer licenses are days away from going on sale, remember to follow application instructions and pay attention to key upcoming dates.
Senate Bill 1330, legislation that would strengthen Pennsylvania’s firearms preemption law to further ensure firearm and ammunition laws are consistent throughout the state, passed the Senate…..
Let Sen. Corman’s office know that Pennsylvania is the only mentored hunting state in the country that bans middle school and high school kids from hunting under the supervision of a mentor.
A “discharge resolution” has been filed in the Pennsylvania House of Representatives by Representative Steve Santarsiero on legislation that would prohibit firearm possession for anyone who is…..
Pennsylvania Game Commission biologists are seeking assistance from residents this summer in the Appalachian Bat Count, a statewide monitoring effort to collect bat maternity colony data.
Pennsylvania turkey hunters will be permitted to hunt from one-half hour before sunrise to one-half hour after sunset until the end of the spring season, Tuesday, May 31.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission during 2015 found 12 additional white-tailed deer infected with chronic wasting disease (CWD) – all in Disease Management Area 2 (DMA 2), located in southcentral…..
The Pennsylvania Game Commission today offered testimony to legislators on two issues important to the state’s hunters and trappers.
Mossy Oak is the presenting sponsor for the Organization of Professional Archers (OPA) Summit Invitational that is scheduled to take place May 20-21, 2016 at the Summit Inn in Farmington, Penn.
After many months of extensive treatment and rehabilitation, the bird is ready to be released…
Some of, if not the best pheasant habitat found in Pennsylvania is located in Elk County, and there is a reason why.
There were 23 hunting-related shooting incidents statewide during 2015, according to a newly released report from the Pennsylvania Game Commission.
I’d like to invite you, your families and your friends to our upcoming Pennsylvania Oath Keepers Summit, being held in East Freedom, PA June 3-5th.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission will spray for gypsy moths on more than 32,000 acres of state game lands this spring, the largest spraying effort to protect wildlife habitat since 2008.
With Pennsylvania’s spring gobbler season about to kick off, the state’s turkeys are benefiting –now and in the future – from habitat work performed in partnership with National Wild Turkey…..
Gander Mountain is celebrating its new store in Monroeville with a four-day grand opening celebration starting on April 28, featuring live music, celebrity appearances, giveaways and…..
Excitement is starting to build in Pennsylvania’s hunting community for the start of spring-gobbler seasons.
The state’s Special Elk Conservation Tag – a license created by the Pennsylvania General Assembly and auctioned off by the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation to benefit wildlife – commanded a…..
The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners is scheduled to meet April 4 and 5 at the agency’s Harrisburg headquarters.
Everyone loves a good bear story, and at Kahr, we feel like these bears add so much interest to this beautiful piece of property where we go to work every day..
Legislation that would enable the Pennsylvania Game Commission to set fees for hunting and furtaker licenses today was moved forward in the state Senate.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission today reported results from the 2015-16 deer seasons, which closed in January.
Gander Mountain, the nation’s largest and fastest-growing network of outdoor specialty stores, will be opening its newest Pennsylvania store, bringing the Warrington Township region…..
Legislation that would authorize Pennsylvania’s first hunting-license fee increase in more than 17 years – critical funding for the state’s wildlife and the future of hunting and trapping…..
Improving wildlife habitat from the ground up. Join us this week as we visit the Howard Nursery and talk with Annetta Ayers superintendent of the PA Game Commissions Howard Nursery.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission once again is helping students learn about the vital role trees play in the environment.
Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director R. Matthew Hough today presented the agency’s annual report to the General Assembly, and delivered testimony before the House Game and Fisheries…..
Representatives of waterfowl organizations, interested hunters and the public are invited to attend a briefing on Friday, March 18, co-sponsored by the Pennsylvania Game Commission and the…..
A life changing experience. That’s how Ralph Martone described his tenure as a decision maker while a member of the Board of Commissioners for the PA Game Commission.
It was a large harvest, and a heavy one. Pennsylvania hunters harvested a total of 3,748 bears in 2015, the third-highest tally in state history, the Pennsylvania Game Commission reported today.
An abandoned coal mine that has been seeping harmful acid drainage into waterways on and downstream of state game lands is being cleaned up with a grant from the state Department of…..
A legally armed man saves a police officer from a mob attack in Upper Darby, PA.
Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood said “there is no doubt they would have attacked” the officer without the armed citizen’s intervention.
At last week’s meeting, Game Commission staff, Southeast Region Director Bruce Metz and the Board of Game Commissioners also presented an award recognizing life-saving action a Game Commission…..
In poaching cases, Pennsylvania law provides judges with the authority to levy an additional $500 penalty if the case originated from a tip.