PA Bear Hunting News

  • Sunday hunting won’t solve conservation issues
    Tue, 19 Feb 2019 10:01:00 -0500
    This reader was reacting to news that there is a renewed effort underway in Harrisburg to open up Sundays to hunting here in Pennsylvania ... to boost license sales will be about as effective as bear ...
     
  • PGC gives preliminary approval to Saturday buck opener
    Thu, 14 Feb 2019 06:30:00 -0500
    anticipating the final approval of the first PA bear trapping season and B) Lance Valentine, sport fisherman, on using modern electronics to catch fish and understanding modern SONAR. Other seminar to...
     
  • 9 Essentials to Hunt Like a Mountain Man
    Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:05:00 -0500
    Kentucky, Tennessee, Southern Mountain, Virginia, Pennsylvania ... them with either a wax- or oil-based lubricant when hunting. Products like Bore Butter work well, but my personal favorite is bear oi...
     
  • Low bear harvest may mean more suburban sightings
    Thu, 14 Feb 2019 00:00:00 -0500
    Mr. Ternent suggested that nuisance bears are often harvested outside of neighborhoods during the fall hunting seasons. No human has been killed by a bear in Pennsylvania since the government began ke...
     
  • TATUM: Winds of change in Harrisburg will impact hunting here
    Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:14:00 -0500
    Make no mistake -- these are serious winds of change poised to change the face of hunting in Pennsylvania for years to come ... increasing to two weeks the length of the statewide archery bear season ...
     
  • The Evening Campfire: PGC gives preliminary approval to Saturday buck opener
    Sat, 09 Feb 2019 17:41:00 -0500
    anticipating the final approval of the first PA bear trapping season, and B) LANCE VALENTINE, sport fisherman, on using modern electronics to catch fish and understanding modern SONAR. Other seminar t...
     
  • Pennsylvania bear harvest ranks 11th-best all-time
    Sat, 09 Feb 2019 15:21:00 -0500
    Bears were taken in 60 counties and 22 of Pennsylvania’s 23 Wildlife Management Units (WMUs). Even with new bear-hunting opportunities – including an earlier bear archery season that overlapped with a ...