A captive deer that has tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) will require Disease Management Area 3 (DMA 3) to expand into Pennsylvania’s elk range.
Too few landowners gave permission, Game Commission will continue work to educate public about CWD.
Hunters during the third day of Pennsylvania’s statewide bear season harvested 211 bears, raising the three-day total to 1,833 – a 12 percent increase.
The statewide pheasant season opens Saturday October 20th, 2018, and it promises to be a memorable one for hunters statewide.
While hunting opportunities exist throughout the year in Pennsylvania, and some fall hunting seasons already are underway, the majority of seasons are entering their stretch runs toward opening day.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission again has installed a camera on State Game Lands 311 in Elk County, in a field that typically is a hub of elk activity as the bugling season heats up.
The recent identification of the longhorned tick in multiple states throughout the eastern United States suggests that it is likely established.
The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners today gave final approval to allow mourning dove hunting in managed dove fields, areas where grain or other agricultural or natural food has been scattered
The Game Commission again is seeking help from the public in surveying wild turkeys in August to get a handle on production statewide.
Our field studies have shown repeatedly that predators are the No. 1 cause of fawn mortality, and more often than not, black bears are taking the fawns…
The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners reaffirmed its support of legislative action that would allow for expanded Sunday hunting opportunities.
Despite one of the worst opening days in more than three decades of bear hunting, Pennsylvania charted yet another Top 10 bear harvest in 2017..
Sheri Baity is an avid coyote hunter seeking to change the night time predator hunting laws in Pennsylvania.
The state of Pennsylvania Game Commission proposed the following guidelines for their upcoming 2018-2019 hunting season and bag limits.
The PA Board of Game Commissioners approved the purchase of 509 acres in Clifton Township, Lackawanna County, Lehigh and Sterling township and Wayne County.
The PA Board of Game Commissioners today adopted a host of improvements that enhance public access to state game lands by persons with mobility challenges.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission once again is helping students learn about the vital role trees play in the environment.
Matthew Schnupp, who for 10 years served as chief wildlife biologist and research liaison for King Ranch in Texas, started in the position today.
PA’s statewide deer seasons have come to a close, and within the next several weeks, final chronic wasting disease test results will return.
History was made once again this year, today at the PGC headquarters when a trophy whitetail rack shattered the previous record.
It might be cold outside, but you don’t have to leave your cozy confines for a round-the-clock opportunity to view bald eagles at close range.
For the first time in its 122-year history, the Pennsylvania Game Commission will call its law-enforcement officers “state game wardens.”
As families come together in holiday celebration over the coming days and weeks, there will be plenty of chances to spend time with loved ones afield.
Hunters during the final day of Pennsylvania’s statewide bear season harvested 168 bears, raising the 2017 statewide season harvest to 1,796.
Extensive rain on the season’s opening day led to the harvest decline. Archery and other early-bear season harvest data is not included in this report.