Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 2

Volume 81
P E N N S Y L V A N I A

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No. 8

AUGUST 2010
(USPS 426180)

Edward G. Rendell
Governor COMMISSION MEMBERS James J. Delaney, Jr., President
Wilkes-Barre

FEATURES
1 3 8 12 14 18 Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
By J.T. Fleegle

Three Centuries and Counting
By Wes Bower

Ronald Weaner, Vice President
Biglerville

A Different Perspective
By Brian E. Witherite

David W. Schreffler, Secretary
Everett

Trappin’ a Bobcat
By Chris Force

Thomas E. Boop
Sunbury

Getting Extreme with Scent Control
By C.D. Denmon

Gregory J. Isabella
Philadelphia

David J. Putnam
Centre Hall

Wills Mountain Scrub Oak Barrens Restoration
By Justin Vreeland, Robert Criswell, Robert Einodshofer & Jonathan Zuck

Robert W. Schlemmer
Export

Ralph A. Martone
New Castle

21 25 28 34

The Greatest Conservation Story in American History
By Bill Bower

EXECUTIVE OFFICE Carl G. Roe
Executive Director

Pennsylvania’s “Other” Fox
By Todd Strohecker

R. Matthew Hough
Deputy Executive Director

The Conneaut Lake Goose Chase
By Mario L. Piccirilli

Looking Back Through Binoculars
By Eugene R. Slatick

BUREAU DIRECTORS Dorothy R. Derr
Administrative Services

DEPARTMENTS
37 42 48 49 52 56 59 60 64 Field Notes Conservation News Off the Wire
By Bob D’Angelo

Robert L. Strailey
Automated Technology Services

Joseph Neville
Information & Education

William A. Capouillez
Wildlife Habitat Management

♦ Hough named deputy executive director ♦ 28th Class enrolled

Richard Palmer
Wildlife Protection

Another View
By Linda Steiner

Calvin W. DuBrock
Wildlife Management

The Naturalist’s Eye
By Marcia Bonta

GAME NEWS Robert C. Mitchell
Editor

Straight from the Bowstring
By P.J. Reilly

Robert D. D’Angelo
Associate Editor

Fun Game
By Connie Mertz

Lori D. Richardson
Education Specialist

Lock, Stock & Barrel
By Jim Romanelli

Patricia E. Monk
Administrative Assistant

Crossings
By Chuck Fergus (Cover story on p. 20)

Carol A. Petrina
Circulation

COVER PAINTING BY LAURA MARK-FINBERG

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Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010

Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010
Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
Contents
Three Centuries and Counting
A Different Perspective
Trappin’ a Bobcat
Getting Extreme with Scent Control
Wills Mountain Scrub Oak Barrens Restoration
The Greatest Conservation Story in American History
Pennsylvania’s “Other” Fox
The Conneaut Lake Goose Chase
Looking Back Through Binoculars
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 - August 2010 - Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Cover2
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Life & Times of the Whitetail Biologist
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Three Centuries and Counting
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 4
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 5
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 6
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 7
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - A Different Perspective
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 9
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 10
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 11
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Trappin’ a Bobcat
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 13
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Getting Extreme with Scent Control
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 15
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 16
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 17
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Wills Mountain Scrub Oak Barrens Restoration
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 19
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 20
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - The Greatest Conservation Story in American History
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 22
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 23
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 24
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Pennsylvania’s “Other” Fox
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 26
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 27
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - The Conneaut Lake Goose Chase
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 29
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 30
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 31
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 32
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 33
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Looking Back Through Binoculars
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 35
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 36
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Field Notes
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 38
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 39
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 40
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 41
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Conservation News
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 43
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 44
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 45
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 46
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 47
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Another View
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 50
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 51
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - The Naturalist’s Eye
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 53
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 54
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 55
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Straight from the Bowstring
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 57
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 58
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Fun Game
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 61
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 62
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - 63
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - NatureInse
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - NatureInse
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Cover3
Pennsylvania Game News - August 2010 - Cover4
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