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2010-08-18 11:41:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today announced that the agency has made its selections for the 2010-11 migratory game bird hunting seasons and bag limits. Annual waterfowl seasons are selected by states from a framework established by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service. Game Commission selections were made after reviewing last year's season results, waterfowl survey data, and input gathered from waterfowl...

2010-07-07 14:38:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representatives of waterfowl organizations, interested hunters and the public are invited to attend a briefing on Friday, Aug. 6, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, on the status of Atlantic Flyway waterfowl populations and proposed preliminary federal frameworks for the 2010-11 waterfowl hunting seasons. The briefing will begin at 1 p.m., at Haldeman Island (State Game Land 290). To access the meeting location, use the Game...

2009-12-09 13:44:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Dec. 9 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe reminds hunters and trappers they still have a mixed bag of seasons from which to choose after the statewide firearms deer season concludes on Saturday, Dec. 12. They include seasons for deer, snowshoe hare, ruffed grouse, squirrel, cottontail, pheasant, coyote, beaver and other furbearers, crows, doves and waterfowl. The statewide late archery and flintlock muzzleloader deer...

2009-09-16 07:00:00

SANTA ANA, Calif., Sept. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- LINE-X(R) Protective Coatings, the nation's leading developer and provider of high performance protective coatings, has entered into an agreement with Ducks Unlimited as the exclusive spray-on truck bedliner sponsor of the Ducks Unlimited FIRSTFLIGHT(TM) Opening Day Every Day program website, http://openingday.ducks.org. Ducks Unlimited's FIRSTFLIGHT(TM) Opening Day Every Day program website is the industry's best unified source for the duck...

2009-08-26 11:32:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Pennsylvania state parks will allow Canada goose hunting when the state's early Canada geese season opens Tuesday, Sept. 1. The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources noted many state parks will accommodate hunters during the statewide season, which runs through Friday, Sept. 25, and is designed to reduce local nuisance geese populations. Hunters should contact individual park offices for local starting dates and other...

2009-07-10 11:48:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 10 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Hunters will see similar dove and early Canada goose seasons and bag limits, both of which open Sept. 1, as part of Pennsylvania's 2009-10 migratory bird seasons announced today by Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe. Dove hunters, once again, will have the opportunity to participate in a triple-split season. During the first season (Sept. 1-26), hunting will start at noon and close at sunset daily. The second and...

2009-07-07 11:53:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., July 7 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Representatives of the waterfowl organizations, interested hunters and the public are invited to attend a briefing on Friday, Aug. 7, sponsored by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, on the status of Atlantic Flyway waterfowl populations and proposed preliminary federal frameworks for the 2009-10 waterfowl hunting seasons. The briefing will begin at 1 p.m., in the Stull Environmental Education Center at Presque Isle State Park, Erie County....

2009-01-04 13:39:45

Authorities in New York say a Long Island duck hunter was charged after accidentally shooting his partner in the arm. Ricardo Carter, 50, of Brentwood and the unidentified victim were tracking ducks Saturday from their hay-covered boat near Point Lookout when Carter's gun allegedly discharged, the New York Post reported Sunday. The injured duck hunter was expected to recover after being treated at Nassau University Medical Center, the Post reported. Carter was charged with assault and...

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2008-11-30 15:14:08

After years of gathering dead carcasses of Pacific Coast trumpeter swans, and examining their lead-poisoned livers, wildlife biologist Mike Smith became convinced the only way to save the birds was by hazing them. So he kept vigil with a night-vision scope, a laser and a noisemaker in a makeshift watchtower behind Judson Lake, on a mission to scare the swans away.   Smith believes the lake, with its bottom full of shotgun pellets that have killed hundreds of the birds, is the likely...

2008-10-27 18:00:15

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Most Pennsylvania state parks are now open for the extended Canada goose hunting season. An exception is the southeast section of the state, within the Atlantic Population Zone, which will be open to hunting starting Nov. 15. Hunters should contact individual park offices for specific information since the season will open and close intermittently through February and some parks are closed to hunting. A significant growth in the...


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