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Training SChool — I was administering  an exam to the cadet class when someone  asked if it would be difficult. I replied that  if they had prepared it should not be a problem, all the while smiling. Cadet Parrott  then raised his hand and said, “Sir, we are  going to miss that smile when you leave.” I  later learned that my smile was an indicator  to the class whether or not the exam they  were taking was difficult. — WCO brian e. WitHerite, resident  instruCtOr, Harrisburg

Tipped ’Em Off

Crawford — WCO  Jake  Olexsak  was  on night patrol when he noticed what he  thought was a spotlight after legal spotting  hours  through  some  trees  from  a  nearby  road. Along with a deputy, who will remain  anonymous,  the  officers  walked  across  a  field  to  sneak  up  on  the  violators.  The  only thing that Jake and his partner found,  though, was a road construction warning  sign with flashing lights. — WCO Mark a. allegrO, Meadville On the afternoon of June 6 we finally  got a much-needed pause in the rain and  plans  were  made  to  mow  the  top  of  the  Aldermarsh Dam. I unloaded the mower  from  the  trailer  and  hurriedly  started  to  mow, giving my attention to the ominous  clouds  and  the  now  3-foot-high  grass.  I  mowed down the left side of the dam and  came back the opposite side. Imagine my  surprise when I found a sleeping bear lying  in  the  tall  grass,  cleverly  concealed  with  a fresh pile of pulled grass. It’s no wonder  bear  hunters  have  trouble  locating  bears  on SGL 159. — gaMe lands MaintenanCe WOrker  rOnald sCHuMan, daMasCus
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Wrong Kind of Light

Perry — A man from outside the county  contacted me to report that he had killed  a bear while hunting deer here last season.  He said that at the time he was upset at the  bear because he believed it had damaged  the  trail  cameras  he  had  placed  near  his  stand to record the deer in the area. After  reporting the incident he took me to the  remote forested area where he showed me  the remains of the bear from five months  earlier. He said he needed to pay for what  he did so he could move forward with his  life. — WCO steve HOWer, iCkesburg

Lingering Conscience

Wiser Than the Average Bear

Training SChool — Prior  to  the  Ross  Leffler School of Conservation I spent 4½  years  of  active  duty  in  the  military.  My  service  took  me  from  the  state  of  Washington  to  the  streets  of  Afghanistan  and  everywhere  in  between.  I  like  to  think  that  I’ve  gone  through  my  fair  share  of  boot inspections along the way. Well, our  resident instructor recently gave the 29th  Class a boot inspection that included the  soles. That was the first time I ever had the  soles of my boots inspected. — Cadet aarOn C. MOrrOW, Harrisburg
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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
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Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - 34
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Conservation News
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Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Another View
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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
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - BB2
Pennsylvania Game News - September 2012 - Cover3
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