PA Fish & Boat Commission News

  • Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission : PFBC Board Keeps Closed Season on Bass in Susquehanna, Juniata Rivers
    Wed, 26 Jul 2017 02:47:00 -0500
    Also, at the start of today's formal meeting, the board elected Commissioner Rocco Ali as president and Commissioner Eric Hussar as vice-president. President Ali represents Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Fayette, Greene, Indiana, Washington and Westmoreland ...
     
  • PV 5th at Envirothon Competition
    Tue, 25 Jul 2017 13:50:00 -0500
    PA Game Commission, PA Fish and Boat Commission, and U.S.D.A. Natural Resources Conservation Service. Sponsors and partners of the 2017 Envirothon are PA Department of Environmental Protection, Shell Oil Company, The Hershey Company, EQT Foundation ...
     
  • Are blue catfish returning to Pittsburgh’s rivers?
    Sun, 23 Jul 2017 22:09:00 -0500
    Might this go better? The Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission for years worked to reintroduce paddlefish into Pittsburgh’s rivers. The fish are native to the drainage; they disappeared more than 100 years ago because of pollution. The commission stocked ...
     
  • PA spring bass fishing ban staying put – for now
    Sun, 23 Jul 2017 20:00:00 -0500
    The eight-member Fish & Boat Commission voted unanimously to extend the spawning ... West Virginia and Virginia – would follow Pennsylvania’s lead and impose similar limits on bass fishing. Seasonal bans and regulations requiring the immediate ...
     
  • Berks man lands spot on Fish and Boat Commission
    Sun, 23 Jul 2017 16:30:00 -0500
    A Berks County man has landed a spot on the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. Rick Kauffman, a Bern Township resident, joins the commission to start a four-year term. Gov. Tom Wolf nominated Kauffman and the state Senate confirmed his appointment last ...
     
  • PA Fish and Boat Commission to show off new home in Bellefonte
    Sat, 22 Jul 2017 07:33:00 -0500
    In 2015, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission purchased an unused building complex at 595 East Rolling Ridge Drive in Bellefonte. It took over a year for the agency to remodel the building and move staff and equipment from various locations throughout ...
     
  • Wild trout summit announced by Fish and Boat Commission
    Wed, 19 Jul 2017 02:10:00 -0500
    As it has done several times before, when contemplating major decisions in trout management, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission has announced a summit - this time on wild trout - for Saturday, Aug. 26. "This is the first time the agency has hosted a ...