Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 40

RepoRt YouR HaRvest tHe easY awaY
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though,	during	the	regular	bear	season	 there	will	not	be	a	check	station	at	the	 Northcentral	 Region	 office;	 instead,	 one	will	be	a	quarter-mile	south	of	the	 office,	on	Route	44. For	more	information	see	pages	3638	of	the	Digest,	and	check	the	PGC	 website	for	possible	updates. Last	year	hunters	enjoyed	a	record	 harvest.	4,350	bears	were	taken:	304	

during	 the	 statewide,	 5-day	 archery	 	 bear	 season;	 3,168	 during	 the	 4-day	 regular	 season,	 which	 included	 a	 Saturday	opener;	and	878	during	the	 extended	bear	season	held	in	various	 WMUs	 during	 all	 or	 portions	 of	 the	 first	week	of	the	deer	season.	 Also,	88	bears	weighing	500	pounds	 or	more	were	harvested	last	year,	and	 25	surpassed	the	600-pound	mark.	The	 top	 10	 bears	 all	 had	 estimated	 live	 weights	that	exceeded	678	pounds. Pennsylvania’s	new	record	bear	was	 also	taken	in	2011,	in	Monroe	County.	 The	bear	skull	scored	23-09/16,	making	 it	 not	 just	 the	 biggest	 bear	 ever	 taken	 in	 Pennsylvania,	 but	 also	 the	 largest	 black	 bear	 taken	 by	 a	 hunter	 anywhere	in	the	world.		

Myers named Southcentral Region Director
BRADLEY	 MYERS	 has	 been	 appointed	 as	 the	 new	 region	 director	 for	the	agency’s	Southcentral	Region,	 replacing	 the	 recently	 retired	 Rob	 Criswell. As	 region	 director,	 Myers	 is	 responsible	 for	 all	 Game	 Commission	 information	and	education	programs	 and	law	enforcement	activities	in	the	 agency’s	 12-county	 region.	 He	 also	 will	oversee	the	habitat	improvement	 projects	 and	 all	 other	 land	 management	 activities	 on	 the	 more	 than	 210,000	 acres	 of	 State	 Game	 Lands	 in	the	region. Myers	became	a	Game	Commission	 Wildlife	Conservation	Officer	trainee	 in	 the	 21st	 Class	 of	 the	 Ross	 Leffler	 School	of	Conservation.	Upon	graduation	in	1992,	he	was	assigned	to	serve	 as	a	Wildlife	Conservation	Officer	in	 the	Northwest	Region,	serving	in	both	 Jefferson	 and	 Forest	 counties,	 until	 transferring	 to	 a	 Land	 Management	
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Group	 Supervisor	 position	 for	 Jefferson	and	Clarion	counties	in	1996.	 In	2004,	Myers	became	the	Bureau	 of	 Wildlife	 Habitat	 Management’s	 Federal/State	 Coordination	 Division	
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Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012

Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012
Whitetail Predation
Contents
Bill Zee’s Boone & Crockett Club River Bull
75 Whitetails
2011-12 Small Game/Furbearer Harvests
A New Atlas of the Nesting Birds of PA
A Question of Proof
Fifty-Year Quest for a Triple Trophy
Field Notes
Conservation News
Off the Wire
Another View
Fun Game
The Naturalist’s Eye
Straight from the Bowstring
Lock, Stock & Barrel
Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Cover2
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Whitetail Predation
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Contents
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Bill Zee’s Boone & Crockett Club River Bull
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 4
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 5
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 6
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 7
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 8
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 75 Whitetails
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 10
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 11
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 12
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 13
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 14
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 2011-12 Small Game/Furbearer Harvests
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 16
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 17
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - A New Atlas of the Nesting Birds of PA
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 19
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 20
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 21
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 22
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 23
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - A Question of Proof
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 25
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 26
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 27
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 28
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 29
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Fifty-Year Quest for a Triple Trophy
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 31
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 32
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Field Notes
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 34
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 35
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 36
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 37
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Conservation News
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 39
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 40
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 42
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 46
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Off the Wire
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Another View
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 49
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Fun Game
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - The Naturalist’s Eye
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 52
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 53
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 54
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Straight from the Bowstring
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 56
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 57
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 58
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Lock, Stock & Barrel
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 60
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 61
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 62
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - 63
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Crossings
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - BB1
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Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Cover3
Pennsylvania Game News - November 2012 - Cover4
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