Latest Game Commission Stories

2009-01-16 08:20:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 16 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The agenda for the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners meeting, which is slated for Jan.

2008-12-29 12:18:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 29 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beginning Jan. 1, Pennsylvania hunters who would like the opportunity to harvest a second spring gobbler may apply for a second spring gobbler license, according to Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe.

2008-09-29 00:00:19

The Game Commission went to bat for its deputy wildlife conservation officers this past week during a Senate Game and Fisheries Committee hearing. The deputy program has been around since 1903. Its validity has been called into question recently, though, by state Sen.

2008-09-15 00:00:19

By Bob Frye Around the Game Commission The Game Commission and the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service have set seasons and bag limits for a number of migratory birds. When it comes to Canada geese, the resident goose season began Sept. 1 and continues through Sept. 25. The daily limit is eight birds.

2008-08-08 15:00:00

By Rene Romo Journal Southern Bureau LAS CRUCES -- A planned fall hunt for the lesser prairie chicken, a bird that has been a candidate for federal listing as an endangered species for a decade, was put on hold Thursday by state game officials following criticism of the plan.

2006-10-24 12:00:35

DALLAS, Pa., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Wildlife Conservation Officer (WCO) Peter Sussenbach, of MonroeCounty, recently filed charges against a LuzerneCounty man for his alleged involvement in the unlawful killing of a white-tailed deer.

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