Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 44

THE Mercer Pennsylvania State Police Barracks was recently presented a Game Commission fine art print for their ongoing cooperation and support of the PGC. PSP Trooper Dan Sindlinger, left, and Corporal Doug Maxwell accepted the print on behalf of the PSP. Over the years the Mercer barracks has, for example, assisted with drug related violations on State Game Lands; helped maintain communications when PGC dispatch was closed; and included PGC officers in PSP training sessions. Making the presentation are Mercer County WCOs Donald Chaybin, left, and WCO Larry Hergenroeder.

“It’s	likely	that	North	America	has	 never	 had	 as	 many	 snow	 geese	 as	 it	 does	now.	The	current	population	of	 greater	 snow	 geese	 that	 inhabits	 the	 Atlantic	Flyway	is	estimated	at	more	 than	one	million,	more	than	double	 the	 management	 goal	 of	 500,000.	 They	have	become	a	huge	and	unexpected	 problem	 for	 themselves	 and	 other	wildlife	that	shares	the	wintering	 and	breeding	grounds	these	waterfowl	 occupy.”

The	 quickest	 and	 probably	 most	 effective	way	for	wildlife	managers	to	 respond	to	the	problem	is	to	allow	additional	hunting	days	–	and	new	hunting	methods	–	to	reduce	and	stabilize	 snow	goose	populations.	Therefore,	as	 part	of	this	Snow	Goose	Conservation	 Hunt,	electronic	calls	and	decoys	are	 legal,	 and	 shooting	 hours	 are	 from	 one-half	 hour	 before	 sunrise	 until	 one-half	hour	after	sunset.(	Normally,	 waterfowl	 shooting	 hours	 close	 at	

Enjoy a Day with the Girls!
Ever wanted to learn how to shoot a shotgun or a bow? Ever thought you’d like to know more about how to enjoy the great outdoors? If so, the National Wild Turkey Federation has a program just for women like you, Women in the Outdoors, and here’s information on an upcoming event.

Blue Mountain WITO Mar 10, 2012 Cabela’s, Hamburg, PA Contact: Leslie Smith at 484-634-0069, or lsmith@nwtf.net 44	 GAME	NEWS


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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
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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
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