Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 46

Bear seasons on tap ARCHERY bear season is Nov. 18 19, followed by the regular firearms season Nov. 23 - 25, and then, in designated areas, during portions of the first week of the regular firearms season for deer. See the current Digest for details. 2008 was a great year for bear hunting, with hunters taking 3,458 bruins, and this year, based on the number and range for nuisance bear reports, could be just as good — weather permitting, of course. Every hunter who takes a bear must immediately tag it, and then take it, field-dressed, to a Game Commission check station within 24 hours, along with his hunting license, bear license and driver’s license or other photo ID. Hunters harvesting bears during the archery bear season, or after check stations have closed on Nov. 25 and Dec. 5, should contact the appropriate region office for instructions. Bear Check Stations Statewide: Mon., Nov. 23; Tues., Nov. 24 & Wed. Nov. 25, 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. NORTHWEST REGION: Forest County Allegheny National Forest Marienville Ranger Station Rt. 66 approx. 1.5 miles north of Marienville Jefferson County SGL 244, south from Exit 86, I-80 and just off Rt. 205, Reynoldsville Venango County Northwest Region Office 1509 Pittsburgh Rd., Franklin Warren County SGL 309, Rt. 127 (2 miles south of Tidioute) SOUTHWEST REGION: Indiana County Yellow Creek State Park Off Rt. 422, Indiana Somerset County New Centerville Rural Fire Dept. On Rt. 281 in New Centerville Westmoreland County Southwest Region Office Rt. 711, 7 miles north of Ligonier NORTHCENTRAL REGION: Clearfield County PGC maintenance building along the Quehanna Highway, about 3.5 miles south of the intersection with Wycoff Run Road about 4.5 miles north of Karthaus S.B. Elliott State Park Rt. 153 north of I-80, Exit 111 Clinton County Chapman Twp. Fire Hall Four miles south of Renovo on Rt. 120 in North Bend CONTACTING Northwest — 814-432-3187 Southwest — 724-238-9523 Northcentral — 570-398-4744 THE REGION OFFICES Southcentral — 814-643-1831 Northeast — 570-675-1143 Southeast — 610-926-3136 TIP Hotline: 1-888-PGC-8001. This number is ONLY for calls concerning illegal killing of endangered species or multiple big game animals. All other calls should be made to the appropriate region number above. GAME NEWS

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009

Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009
Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
Contents
The Ghost of the Orchard
Deer Wrestlers
Hunting with Hounds
A Just Reward
Mixed Bag
Cheaper by the Dozen
The Ranger and the Grouse
The Thanksgiving Day Bear
Squirrels The Hard Way
National Police Shooting Championship
On the Road Again
Field Notes
Conservation News
Off the Wire
Another View
The Naturalist’s Eye
Straight from the Bowstring
Fun Game
Lock, Stock & Barrel
Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Cover2
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - The Ghost of the Orchard
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 4
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 5
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 6
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Deer Wrestlers
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 8
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 9
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 10
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 11
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Hunting with Hounds
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 13
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 14
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - A Just Reward
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 16
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 17
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Mixed Bag
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 19
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 20
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Cheaper by the Dozen
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 22
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 23
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - The Ranger and the Grouse
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 25
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 26
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 27
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - The Thanksgiving Day Bear
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 29
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Squirrels The Hard Way
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 31
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 32
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - National Police Shooting Championship
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 34
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - On the Road Again
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 36
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Field Notes
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 38
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 39
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 40
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 41
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Conservation News
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 43
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 44
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 45
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 46
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 47
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Another View
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 50
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 51
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - The Naturalist’s Eye
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 53
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 54
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 55
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Straight from the Bowstring
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 57
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 58
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 59
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Fun Game
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 62
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - 63
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Insert 1
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2009 - Cover3
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