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269 during the first-ever, 5-day statewide archery bear season, and 2,821 during the statewide 3-day season, which included a Saturday-opener. That harvest ranks fifth among Pennsylvania’s annual bear harvests. In 2005, hunters set a record harvest of 4,164 bears. Other recent harvests

were: 3,512 in 2009; 3,458 in 2008; 2,360 in 2007; 3,122 in 2006; 2,972 in 2004; 3,000 in 2003; 2,686 in 2002; 3,063 in 2001; and 3,075 in 2000. Eleven bears taken by hunters last year weighed 600 or more pounds, further illustrating Pennsylvania’s status as a major bear hunting destination.

Bear check stations
Statewide: Sat. Nov. 19, 10 a.m.- 9 p.m.; Sun. Nov. 20, 10 a.m.- 2 p.m.; Mon. Nov. 21 & Tues. Nov. 22, 10 a.m.- 8 p.m.; Wed. Nov. 23, 10 a.m.- 6 p.m.

Northwest Region: Butler County: DCNR State Park Region Office Complex, 195 Park Road, Prospect Forest County: Allegheny National Forest, Marienville Ranger Station, Rt. 66 approx. 1.5 miles north of Marienville Jefferson County: SGL 244, south from Exit 86, I-80 and just off Fuller Road, Reynoldsville Venango County: Northwest Region Office (Closed in 2011) Warren County: Tidioute Borough Fire Hall,* 228 Main Street, Tidioute Southwest Region: Indiana County: Yellow Creek State Park, off Rt. 422, Indiana Somerset County: New Centerville Rural Fire Dept., on Rt. 281 in New Centerville Westmoreland County: Southwest Region Office, Rt. 711, 7 miles north of Ligonier Northcentral Region: Clearfield County: PGC Maintenance Building along the Quehanna Highway, about 3.5 miles south of the intersection with Wycoff Run Road, about 4.5 miles north of Karthaus Lawrence Township Firehall Off Rt. 153 in Clearfield Clinton County: Chapman Twp. Fire Hall, four miles south of Renovo on Rt. 120 in North Bend Lycoming County: Antes Fort Fire Hall, quarter-mile south of NC Region Office on Rt. 44 Trout Run Fire Hall, Rt. 14 McKean County: Mt. Jewett Fire Hall on U.S. Rt. 6 Potter County: Coudersport Fire Hall on U.S. Rt. 6, west of town Tioga County: Wellsboro Fire Company Social Building, U.S. Rt. 6 in center of town Union County: Laurelton Bald Eagle SF Hdqs., Rt. 45 west of Rt. 235 Southcentral Region: Fulton County: Buchanan SF Bldg., 4 miles east of Breezewood, north of Rt. 30 Huntingdon County: Huntingdon Nat’l Guard Armory, 10034 Raystown Rd., Huntingdon Mifflin County: Brown TWP. Municipal Building, off Rt. 655 one mile west of the 322/655 interchange Northeast Region: Bradford County: Wysox Fire Company,* 111 Lake Road, Wysox Carbon County: Beltzville State Park Main. Bldg., 2950 Pohopoco Dr., just east of Exit 74 PA Turnpike NE Ext. (I-476) Lackawanna County: Lackawanna State Park Maintenance Bldg., behind park office on Rt. 524; from I-81 take Exit 199 and go 3 miles west on 524 Luzerne County: Northeast Region Office, intersection of routes 415 and 118 Dallas — 42 GAME NEWS



Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011

Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011
History of the Whitetail
Contents
Beagles, Brushpiles and Growing Up
Public Input and Deer Management
Doodles Along the Delaware
Driving
Room 204
2010-11 Small Game/Furbearer Harvests
Need a Life Jacket?
The Legacy From A to Z
Hunter Access Liability Protection
Thanksgiving Bear
Field Notes
Conservation News
Off the Wire
Another View
The Naturalist’s Eye
Fun Game
Straight from the Bowstring
Lock, Stock & Barrel
Crossings
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Cover2
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - History of the Whitetail
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Beagles, Brushpiles and Growing Up
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 4
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 5
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 6
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Public Input and Deer Management
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 8
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Doodles Along the Delaware
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 10
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 11
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Driving
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Room 204
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 21
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 2010-11 Small Game/Furbearer Harvests
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 23
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Need a Life Jacket?
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 25
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - The Legacy From A to Z
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 27
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 28
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 29
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Hunter Access Liability Protection
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 31
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Thanksgiving Bear
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 34
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Field Notes
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 39
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Conservation News
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Another View
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - The Naturalist’s Eye
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Fun Game
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Straight from the Bowstring
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 60
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - 63
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2011 - Crossings
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