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I was traveling to a training course when I received a call from neighboring officer Art Hamley. He asked that I inform the instructors that he was going to be a few minutes late. He went on to say that a herd of goats had stampeded onto the highway, and he was helping the farmer round them up. I told Art that it was the most unbelievable excuse I had ever heard, and he may as well just admit that he had overslept. He agreed that even though it was the truth, it did sound baaaaad. — LMO Dan Yahner, LOrettO Schuylkill — Last year a couple of dedicated sportsmen wanted to introduce more people to the outdoors so, working with the Schuylkill County Sportsmen’s Association, they created a mentor program where seasoned sportsmen and women are matched up with people interested in trying hunting, trapping, fishing or other outdoor pursuits. These one-on-one experiences really make a difference in getting new sportsmen and women afield. Consider trying something similar in your area. — WCO WiLL DingMan, Pine grOve Elk — A local convenience store has a rewards program that offers three cents off each gallon of gas by using their card. Recently, I was filling up my truck when a sportsman ran over and put his rewards card in my pump so that I would receive the discount. He said he was helping save money for wildlife. — WCO DOtY a. MCDOWeLL, St. MarYS

Got His Goat

Good Idea

SomErSEt — I checked a pair of hunters during small game season on land open to public hunting, and one had a 7-day nonresident small game license. When I asked what brought him back to Pennsylvania I learned that the land he was hunting on was his grandparents’ farm years ago, and that every year his family makes it a priority to come back and spend some time with local family and friends. — WCO Brian e. Witherite, MeYerSDaLe

Good Plan

Nice Gesture

PottEr — On the second day of the firearms deer season I checked a hunter who had taken an 8-point piebald buck. The lucky hunter was surprised to have a second chance at the buck, after missing it during archery season the year before. — WCO Mark S. Fair, COuDerSPOrt
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What Are the Odds

EriE — Photo observations from Dave Wisniewski’s trail camera: 8:30 p.m., opossum waddling past camera; 8:45 p.m., coyote sneaking past camera; 8:55 p.m., coyote returning by camera with opossum in its mouth. — WCO LarrY M. SMith, erie
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012

Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012
History of the Whitetail
Contents
Slow Down
Unconventional Calling Bags Bedford County Longbeard
Cabling with Grandsons
Dumpster Bears
Two for a Turkey
Operation Talon
Passing It On
Hunting Small Woods Turkeys
Gene Nelson — Man Who Didn’t Quit
How Young is that Forest?
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 - March 2012 - Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Cover2
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - History of the Whitetail
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Slow Down
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 4
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 5
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 6
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Unconventional Calling Bags Bedford County Longbeard
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 8
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Cabling with Grandsons
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 10
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 11
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Dumpster Bears
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 13
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 14
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 15
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 16
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Two for a Turkey
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 18
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 19
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Operation Talon
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 21
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Passing It On
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 23
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 24
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Hunting Small Woods Turkeys
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 26
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 27
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 28
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Gene Nelson — Man Who Didn’t Quit
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 30
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 31
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - How Young is that Forest?
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 33
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 34
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Field Notes
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 36
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 37
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 38
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 39
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Conservation News
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 41
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 42
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 43
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 45
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 46
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 47
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 48
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Another View
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 51
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 52
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - The Naturalist’s Eye
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 54
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 55
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 56
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Straight from the Bowstring
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 58
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 59
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Fun Game
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 62
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 63
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 64a
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 64b
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Cover3
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Cover4
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