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In other action the Board: • Gave preliminary approval to exempt lawfully permitted menageries who also possess a USDA Class C Exhibitor permit and who operate their menagerie facilities as their primary means of livelihood, from possession and importation prohibitions; • Gave preliminary approval to regulations to specifically authorize properly permitted individuals to engage in commercial coyote guiding activities on State Game Lands; • Gave preliminary approval to al- low for over-the-counter applications of unsold antlerless deer licenses for all WMUs beginning the first Monday of October, rather than the first Monday of November. Over-thecounter sales of antlerless deer licenses for WMUs 2B, 5C and 5D will continue to be the fourth Monday of August; and • Announced the remaining 2010 meetings of the Board will be held April 19-20, June 28-29 and Oct. 4-5, in the auditorium of the Harrisburg headquarters. Applications being accepted for Special Spring Gobbler Season License THANKS TO THE NEW automated licensing system, hunters may obtain a Special Spring Gobbler Season License from any license issuing agent, or online from “The Outdoor Shop” at the Game Commission website, up until the season begins. Fees for the Second Spring Gobbler Season License are $21.70 for Pennsylvania residents and $41.70 for nonresidents. Junior hunters (those 12-16 years of age) and hunters under the age of 12 participating in the Mentored Youth Hunting Program, may hunt spring gobblers on April 24. The regular spring gobbler season runs from May 1 to May 31. PGC strategic plan on website THE Game Commission’s 2009-2014 Strategic Plan is posted on the agency’s website. To view it, go to the agency’s website, click on “Resources,” select “Reports and Minutes,” then choose “2009-2014 Strategic Plan.” “This plan will be used to guide the agency and its operations for the next five years,” said Carl Roe. “We developed this plan to clearly define the agency’s priorities; how that work will be carried out; and how we intend to monitor our progress. “This plan also will enable us to develop our annual budgets to reflect the priorities established to manage Pennsylvania’s wild birds, wild mammals and their habitats for current and future generations.” “Past Legislative Budget and Finance Committee reviews focused on the agency’s compliance with its strategic plan, and it was made clear to the General Assembly that the agency’s ability to fully implement the goals and objectives of the plan is severely limited by its current funding structure,” Roe said. “It is not a matGAME NEWS

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010

Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010
Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
Contents
The Scofflaws
The Last Shot
Hunters Connect with the Chesapeake Bay
Chasing the Dream
The Barberry Grouse
Mentored Youth Program Gobbler
The A Team
Hand-Me-Downs
Field Notes
Conservation News
Off the Wire
Another View
The Naturalist’s Eye
Straight from the Bowstring
Lock, Stock & Barrel
Fun Game
Crossings
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - The Scofflaws
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - The Last Shot
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Hunters Connect with the Chesapeake Bay
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Chasing the Dream
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - The Barberry Grouse
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Mentored Youth Program Gobbler
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - The A Team
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Hand-Me-Downs
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Field Notes
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Conservation News
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Another View
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - The Naturalist’s Eye
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Straight from the Bowstring
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Fun Game
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2010 - Crossings
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