Pennsylvania Game News - February 2014 - 1

Volume 85
PE N N SYLVAN IA

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No. 2

FEBRUARY 2014
(USPS 426180)

Tom Corbett
Governor

COMMISSION MEMBERS
Robert W. Schlemmer, President
Export

David J. Putnam, Vice President
Centre Hall

FEATURES
2

Growing Up Together

6

Quest for a Red Fox

By Tom Venesky

By Ralph Scherder

10

Deer Harvests and Jellybeans

14

State Game Lands 87

18

Road Hunters

Charles E. Fox

22

Northern Flying Squirrels

Timothy S. Layton

26

Collaboration Blazes Trail for Facility

Brian H. Hoover, Secretary
Glenolden

James J. Delaney Jr.
Wilkes-Barre

Ralph A. Martone
New Castle

Ronald Weaner
Biglerville
Troy

Windber

EXECUTIVE OFFICE
Carl G. Roe
Executive Director

By Christopher Rosenberry, Jeannine
Fleegle & Bret Wallingford
By Cindy Ross
By Joe Kosack
By Wendy Plowman
By Travis Lau

DEPARTMENTS

R. Matthew Hough

28

From the Field

BUREAU DIRECTORS
Dorothy R. Derr

30
36
38
46

Field Notes
Research Briefs
PGC Financial Report
Conservation News
	

Deputy Executive Director

Administrative Services

Paul Mahon

Automated Technology Services

♦ Hunter Access Program recognizes

contributions of private landowners

Joseph Neville

Information & Education

By Hal Korber

♦	 Report deer harvests

51

Making a Difference

Richard Palmer

52

The Naturalist's Eye

Calvin W. DuBrock

56

Straight from the Bowstring

60

Lock, Stock & Barrel

64

Crossings

William A. Capouillez

Wildlife Habitat Management
Wildlife Protection
Wildlife Management

GAME NEWS
Robert D. D'Angelo

Senior Associate Editor

Joe Kosack

By Dan Schmidt

By Marcia Bonta
By John Kasun
By Dave Ehrig

By Chuck Fergus

Associate Editor

Patricia E. Monk

Administrative Assistant

Carol A. Petrina
Circulation

Cover Painting by Doug Pifer
(Cover story on p. 17)

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