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hunt deer. The group killed several, but failed to report any, and returned in the November firearms deer season to hunt again. The eight hunters killed 11 deer in three and a half days. On the hunters’ return to Vermont on Dec. 2, they were stopped by New York State Trooper Shawn Murphy for a traffic violation. Trooper Murphy observed nine of the deer in the Vermont pickup and notified NY ECOs Malone and Hovey to investigate. After a short investigation, the hunters were released, and WCO Mee was notified

and began what became an 18-month investigation. WCO Mee, as a result of the New York stop, visited Vermont to interview the suspects, and was assisted by Vermont State Game Warden Carl Wedin and USFWS Special Agent Patrick Bosco. “I can’t thank enough the local witnesses who came forward to testify, as well as the hard work and time spent on this investigation by my fellow state and federal wildlife officers,” WCO Mee said.

State Game Lands app available
The Game Commission has just released a smartphone/tablet app designed to make it even easier to find State Game Lands and other hunting information. Using your smartphone or tablet’s built-in navigation features, it provides turn-by-turn directions to parking lots, shooting ranges and check stations, and includes details on 2012-13 seasons and regulations for the destinations you select. It sells for only $9.99, which will include all of this year’s app updates. Using the internal map function, each destination can be viewed on a roadmap, with satellite imagery or in a hybrid view, allowing you to identify the key features of the local area. Use the “Report Your Harvest” feature to phone in or input your harvests and follow turn-by-turn directions to check stations. To download, just go to the Game Commission website and click on the link along the right hand side of the homepage.

Women’s Pheasant Hunt
Twenty women will be given a chance to experience the thrills of pheasant hunting through this special hunt being sponsored by Pheasant Valley Farms, in Robesonia, Berks County. The hunt will begin with a safety lesson and also include a practice session of shooting sporting clays. Participants must be over 18 and have a hunter ed course card or current PA hunting license. Fee for participating is $20. For further information visit the Game Commission website or www. pheasantvalleyfarm.com, or the contact listed below. Participants from past hunts may not participate in this hunt.

Pheasant Valley Farm Women’s Pheasant Hunt Oct. 12, 2012 Robesonia Contact: Karen Keen 215-721-8732 Karen@pheasantvalleyfarm.com SEPTEMBER 2012 45


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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012

Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012
History of the Whitetail
Table of Contents
Going to the Ducks
A Tribute to Jon DeBerti
You Can’t Call It Back
Cover Story
Last Shot for Pap?
75 Years of Success in Pennsylvania
NASP Students are Hungry for More
Bears and Turkeys
A Natural Connection
The Other Migratory Game Birds
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 - September 2012 - Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Cover2
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - History of the Whitetail
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Table of Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Going to the Ducks
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 4
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 5
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 6
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - A Tribute to Jon DeBerti
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 8
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 9
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - You Can’t Call It Back
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 11
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 12
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Cover Story
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 14
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Last Shot for Pap?
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 16
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 17
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 75 Years of Success in Pennsylvania
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 19
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 20
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - NASP Students are Hungry for More
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 22
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Bears and Turkeys
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 24
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 25
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - A Natural Connection
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 27
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - The Other Migratory Game Birds
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 29
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Field Notes
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 31
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 32
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 33
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 34
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Conservation News
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Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 45
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 46
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Another View
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 49
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 50
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - The Naturalist’s Eye
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Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 53
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 54
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Straight from the Bowstring
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 56
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 57
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 58
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Fun Game
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 61
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 62
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 63
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - BB1
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