Wayne A. Laroche, who served as Bureau of Wildlife Management director, will be appointed Aug. 1 to Special Assistant for CWD Response, a new position.
Absent as a Pennsylvania breeding bird since the mid-1950s, two pairs of federally endangered Great Lakes piping plovers returned this year to nest.
If you haven’t yet submitted an application to enter Pennsylvania’s annual elk-license drawing, you need to act fast. The deadline to enter is July 31.
The only Pocono mountains resort able to host registered shoots, Pocono Manor Resort & Spa installed state-of-the-art pat-trap machines.
In Pennsylvania, it is illegal to possess a weapon on school grounds. There are broad exceptions to that ridiculous rule, however.
Ozonics Hunting announce that the Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary approval for the use of Ozonics for the 2017-2018 hunting season.
Chronic wasting disease has spread to free-ranging deer in an area of the state where it previously had been detected only in captive deer.
Goose hunters in the 2017-2018 license year must apply online or in person to enter the drawing to hunt from goose blinds.
The Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners today gave preliminary approval to a measure to allow three additional electronic devices while hunting.
Visitors to the Game Commission’s Facebook page will pick the two winners of the agency’s inaugural Turkey Harvest Photo Contest.
The PA Game Commission announced regulation changes to address the increasing threat that chronic wasting disease presents to the state’s deer and elk.
A state-agency partnership is creating more habitat for two troubled game birds and other wildlife species that rely on young forest.
After touring the country as part of a traveling display, the mount made from a giant, illegally killed Pennsylvania bull elk has come home to PA.
Whether in their backyards or high on a mountain, it’s almost certain Pennsylvanians will encounter young wildlife this time of year.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission tested 5,707 deer and 110 elk for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) during 2016. 47 wild deer have tested positive for CWD.
In an effort to protect wildlife habitat, the Pennsylvania Game Commission will spray for gypsy moths on more than 23,907 acres of state game land.
A PA Game Commission officer, who was shot more than a century ago, will have his name added to the National Law Enforcement Officers Memorial.
The NWTF Pennsylvania State Chapter recently honored two Pennsylvania Game Commission officers for their work in wildlife conservation.
A beautiful Pennsylvanian gobbler might not be the only prize a successful turkey hunter brings home this spring turkey season.
Deana Vance was selected as director of the Bureau of Automated Technology Services, and Randy L. Shoup as director of the Bureau of Wildlife Protection.
Anti-gun billionaire Michael Bloomberg & the gun control groups he bankrolls are actively trying to defeat this legislation! It is imperative that you call your Representative
A week later, on April 29, 2017, all hunters can head into Pennsylvanian woods all over the sate in pursuit of spring gobblers.
The PA Game Commission is conducting controlled burns to restore wildlife habitat and decrease the threat of wildfires on state game lands statewide.
Thomas P. Grohol, who most recently served as director of the Game Commission’s Bureau of Wildlife Protection, officially has started in the position.
Training dogs on small game will be prohibited on state game lands for about three weeks in the fall, based on a measure that serves to keep pheasants near.