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2008-09 Migratory Game Bird Seasons and Bag Limits Selected in Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today announced that the agency has made its selections for the 2008-09 migratory game bird hunting seasons and bag limits. “Waterfowl and migratory game bird hunters will see some changes, including modifications to the Canada goose zone boundaries and expanded…


Game Commission Seeks Public Comment on Draft Woodcock Plan For Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania Game Commission is seeking public input for the next 30 days on a draft woodcock management plan, which can be reviewed on the agency’s website (www.pgc.state.pa.us) by clicking on “Draft Woodcock Management Plan” in the center of the homepage.  “We are seeking public comment on the…


WMU 2F in Pennsylvania Sells Out of Antlerless Deer Licenses

Nonresident applications accepted beginning Aug. 18 HARRISBURG – Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) 2F, covering a large portion of northcentral and northwestern Pennsylvania, has exhausted its entire antlerless deer license allocation, announced Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe. On Aug. 8, WMU 2G also exhausted its allocation of antlerless…


WMU 1B in Pennsylvania Sells Out of Antlerless Deer Licenses

Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) 1B, covering all of Erie County, as well as portions of Crawford, Venango and Warren counties has exhausted its entire antlerless deer license allocation, announced Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe.  As previously announced, antlerless deer license allocations for WMUs 2F and 2G have…


PA WMU 2G Sells Out of Antlerless Deer Licenses

HARRISBURG – Wildlife Management Unit (WMU) 2G, covering a large portion of northcentral Pennsylvania, has exhausted its entire antlerless deer license allocation as of today, announced Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe. Roe noted that this does not mean that hunters, both residents and nonresidents, are out of…


New Year Underway For Mentored Youth Hunting Program In Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today reminded experienced hunters, who have historically helped pass along the state’s rich hunting heritage, that the new license year means another year to begin introducing youths to hunting through the Mentored Youth Hunting Program (MYHP). “Pennsylvania’s hunters have a…


Dove and Early Canada Goose Seasons To Begin Sept. 1 In Pennsylvania

HARRISBURG – Expanded dove bag limits top the list of changes to dove and early Canada goose seasons that will open Sept. 1, as part of Pennsylvania’s 2008-09 migratory bird seasons announced today by Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe. Dove hunters, once again, will have the opportunity…


Antlerless Deer License Application Process Begins For Hunters

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe reminds hunters the agency will begin accepting regular antlerless deer license applications from resident hunters beginning Aug. 4, and nonresidents on Aug. 18.  Antlerless deer license applications must be sent to the Game Commission via 22 different Post Office boxes…


Pennsylvania Game Commission Urges Support For License Fee Increase

HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today offered support for Senate Bill 1527, sponsored by state Sen. Charles T. McIlhinney Jr. (R-Bucks), Senate Game and Fisheries Committee chair, which proposes to increase certain license fees beginning with the 2009-10 license year. “It has been 10 years…


16,500 Pheasants Set Aside For Youth Pheasant Hunt

Clubs hosting mentored youth pheasant hunts have until Aug. 15 to apply for pheasants HARRISBURG – Hunting clubs interested in hosting a youth pheasant hunt this fall are encouraged to begin making plans now, according to Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe.  The Game Commission will release 15,000…