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The Adventure Starts Here

Game lands acquisitions prove historic

The Pennsylvania Game Commission added about 300 acres to its game lands system this week. That’s more impressive than it might seem.

July 1, 2015

Talking DMAP and more tweaking possible

Looming changes to PA’s deer management assistance program draw a few complaints, even as more changes are possible.

June 30, 2015

Semiauto rifle, airgun bills moving along

Two bills that would change what guns hunters could carry in the woods have made some recent progress, from opposite directions.

June 26, 2015

Lake survey reveals interesting results

A survey of Loyalhanna Lake turned up some fish, but not necessarily what biologists were expecting.

June 24, 2015

Game Commission grades are in

A review of the Game Commission’s strategic plan for 2009-2014 shows it got high marks for achieving its deer goals, but lower grades for forest health and hunter recruitment.

June 22, 2015

Complete outdoors coverage

Pennsylvania’s got as many trappers as probably any state, but that doesn’t mean there are a lot of them out there. Meanwhile, a local lake continues to shine.

June 21, 2015

Topwater bassing, turkey vultures and more

Catching bass on topwater lures is about as exciting as fishing gets, but certain lures are better for certain situations than others. Plus a look at turkey vultures and more.

June 14, 2015

Taking a look at wild harvests

How much “wild” food do hunters and anglers collect in a year’s time in North America? One group founded by a scientist hopes to figure that out.

June 12, 2015

An unprecedented change — or two — in managing deer

Pennsylvania wildlife officials have , for the first time ever, scaled back a program aimed at removing extra deer from the landscape, while in New York, a community is going to great expense to get people to kill deer.

June 10, 2015