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2011

Instructor of the Year
AVE FRONTINO has been a very important component of the McKean County hunter education program. He recruited four other individuals from the Canoe Place Fish & Game Club to become HTE Instructors and was instrumental in reviving the club. Dave has attended every HTE class held at Canoe Place since he became an instructor in 2003. In addition to the Basic Hunter-Trapper Education class, Dave is qualified to teach bow hunting and cable restraint classes and was the first to volunteer for training to teach the upcoming turkey hunting course, offering the clubhouse as a training site. Dave is an avid hunter and is active in the mentored youth hunting program, often mentoring kids from the hunter education classes he teaches. He volunteers to be a mentor at every class and many parents have expressed how much that meant to their child. Dave is also the chairman and driving force behind the McKean County Youth Field Day, he coordinates the schedule, the volunteers and the fundraising effort for the event. He has as much fun at the event as the kids do and teaches the wildlife calling station. Dave and the Canoe Place Fish & Game Club have hosted several HTE training sessions including instructor training for Bow Hunter Education, Successful Furtaking and new instructor training. During training sessions Dave often exchanges good ideas and commentary on the subject at hand. To summarize Dave in such a short report is difficult. The best I can do is to tell the story of a student of a recent class that Dave instructed. A young man with reading and comprehension difficulties wanted more than anything to hunt with his family, but, he had failed the HTE course. Dave came early and stayed late each night of the class to help and encourage this young man. Dave bolstered his confidence and the young man passed the course with flying colors.

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Dave Frontino nominated by WCO Thomas Sabolcik McKean County

For information on becoming a volunteer instructor, please visit www.pgc.state.pa.us or call 717-787-7015.

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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
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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
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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
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - Another View
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Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - 52
Pennsylvania Game News - March 2012 - The Naturalist’s Eye
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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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