Latest Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Stories

2009-06-09 08:45:00

Doe license applications to be accepted starting July 13 HARRISBURG, Pa., June 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Beginning Monday, June 15, Pennsylvania hunting and furtaker licenses for the 2009-10 seasons will go on sale throughout the state, according to Carl G. Roe, agency executive director.

2009-05-19 15:58:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 19 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Have a little free time on your hands? Grab a friend or family member and try some free fishing. Thanks to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC), the only thing you'll have to spend is some quality time together.

2009-05-01 09:10:00

HARRISBURG , Pa., May 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G.

2009-03-10 09:30:00

Qualified Candidates Now Have Until April 10 to Apply HARRISBURG, Pa., March 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Qualified candidates interested in serving as the at-large boating commissioner on the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission board now have until Friday, April 10, to submit their resume and cover letter after the Governor's Advisory Council for Hunting, Fishing and Conservation extended its deadline. "We are searching for a person experienced in boating and water safety education who...

2009-03-02 13:31:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., March 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Sayers Reservoir still may be locked in winter's icy grip, but work crews are confident their just-completed habitat improvement project at Bald Eagle State Park soon will prove a warm-weather boon to fish, not to mention the anglers who seek them at the popular Centre County waterway. "Taking advantage of shoreline exposed for just a few months during the winter draw-down, workers installed almost 100 habitat structures on the lake...

2008-10-03 15:00:14

To: STATE EDITORS Contact: Terry Brady of the Pennsylvania Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, +1-717-772-9101 HARRISBURG, Pa.,Oct. 3/PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Public comment on the proposed removal of the Bendigo Dam at Bendigo State Park will be sought at an open house, Oct.

2008-08-11 00:00:15

By Bob Frye Tucked into the extreme southwestern corner of Pennsylvania, bounded on two sides by West Virginia, Greene County is a beautiful, but in many ways struggling place. Pastoral, full of wildlife and marked by a sea of green rolling hills, it is also among the poorest counties in the state.

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