Pennsylvania Game Commissioners recently gave preliminary approval to creating a pheasant permit to be required of any adult chasing stocked birds. But why did they settle on the price they did?
Could Pennsylvania fish hatcheries go the way of game farms and close? That’s a possibility state officials should be preparing for, says one of them.
Semiautomatic rifles and shotguns and air rifles are coming to Pennsylvania’s woods this fall, if Pennsylvania Game Commissioners give final approval to rules changes preliminarily adopted this week. Here’s their reasoning.
Chronic wasting disease has popped up again in Pennsylvania, this time in connection with captive deer. Hunters inside and outside fences may be impacted as a result.
Shooting a deer in an urban area is always challenging. But for one hunter, the reward was a once-in-a-lifetime animal.
Can mange be controlled through hunting? And what are the impacts of shooting cubs in bear season? Questions and answers.
Successful Pennsylvania bear hunters have to check in the animals they harvest. Should they have to, though? Every year? That’s what some are wondering.
Will a desire to create better, more memorable waterfowl hunting lead to mandatory training? Perhaps at Pymatuning and Middle Creek wildlife management areas.
Bad news with stocked pheasants? Sunday hunting? Unusual animals in unusual places, wildlife trafficking, hunter harvests and changing seasons? It’s all here.