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TribLIVE
Former Tarentum falcon feeds 1st hatched chickand cannibalism are unusual for peregrine falcons, according to Art McMorris, p
Former Tarentum falcon feeds 1st hatched chick
TribLIVE / Posted 3 hours ago
and cannibalism are unusual for peregrine falcons, according to Art McMorris, peregrine falcon coordinator for the Pennsylvania Game Commission. “It's certainly not normal for an adult to kill a nestling, but we don't know what really... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
A Family Of Bald Eagles Ate A Cat For Dinner On A Live Webcamis a way to sustain the eaglets and help them to grow." So there are two lesso
A Family Of Bald Eagles Ate A Cat For Dinner On A Live Webcam
KGTV San Diego / Posted 10 hours ago
is a way to sustain the eaglets and help them to grow." So there are two lessons here — one about the harsh reality of nature, and the other is about making sure Fluffy stays indoors. This video includes a clip from the Pennsylvania Game Commissi... Read more
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The Huffington Post
Eagles Feed Cat To Chicks On Live Cam, Prove Nature Is Horrificbirds. Animal advocacy groups like the Humane Society of the United States offe
Eagles Feed Cat To Chicks On Live Cam, Prove Nature Is Horrific
The Huffington Post / Posted 13 hours ago
birds. Animal advocacy groups like the Humane Society of the United States offer tips for keeping cats happy inside. The Pennsylvania Game Commission warned weeks ago that the livecam could potentially show footage that people found unsettling,... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
A Family Of Bald Eagles Ate A Cat For Dinner On A Live Webcamis a way to sustain the eaglets and help them to grow." So there are two lesso
A Family Of Bald Eagles Ate A Cat For Dinner On A Live Webcam
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 13 hours ago
is a way to sustain the eaglets and help them to grow." So there are two lessons here — one about the harsh reality of nature, and the other is about making sure Fluffy stays indoors. This video includes a clip from the Pennsylvania Game Commissi... Read more
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KIVI Boise
A Family Of Bald Eagles Ate A Cat For Dinner On A Live Webcamis a way to sustain the eaglets and help them to grow." So there are two lesso
A Family Of Bald Eagles Ate A Cat For Dinner On A Live Webcam
KIVI Boise / Posted 14 hours ago
is a way to sustain the eaglets and help them to grow." So there are two lessons here — one about the harsh reality of nature, and the other is about making sure Fluffy stays indoors. This video includes a clip from the Pennsylvania Game Commissi... Read more
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York Daily Record
Turkey time starting in Pennsylvaniaa variety of devices used to imitate the vocalization in an effort to lure a wi
Turkey time starting in Pennsylvania
York Daily Record / Posted yesterday
a variety of devices used to imitate the vocalization in an effort to lure a willing hen into range of their shotguns. The Pennsylvania Game Commission’s wild turkey biologist, Mary Jo Casalena, believes an early spring could be helping hunters. In... Read more
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The Morning Call
Signs point to a good spring gobbler season for Pa. hunterscoupled with a rebounding bird population, has the state's wildlife agency pred
Signs point to a good spring gobbler season for Pa. hunters
The Morning Call / Posted 4 days ago
coupled with a rebounding bird population, has the state's wildlife agency predicting a promising season. According to the Pennsylvania Game Commission, the state's wild turkey population currently stands at about 234,000 birds, up from 200,000 or... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Deer Management Assistance Program aids with overbrowsingspecific deer management goals on individual areas." Landowners with deer prob
Deer Management Assistance Program aids with overbrowsing
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
specific deer management goals on individual areas." Landowners with deer problems may download the application from the Pennsylvania Game Commission website. Applications must be postmarked by May 1, according to Warren County Treasurer Denny... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
‘Plugging science...’agencies concerned with environment issues also brought displays to the event.
‘Plugging science...’
Warren Times Observer / Posted 5 days ago
agencies concerned with environment issues also brought displays to the event. The Warren County Conservation District, the Pennsylvania Game Commission, the Pa. Department of Conservation of Natural Resources and the U.S. Forest Service were on... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Spring gobbler hunters must show restraintor hens with beards. While some hens have beards and are legal to shoot in the
Spring gobbler hunters must show restraint
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
or hens with beards. While some hens have beards and are legal to shoot in the spring, biologist Mary Jo Casalena of the Pennsylvania Game Commission recommends against harvesting them now because they nest and add to the population. Casalena... Read more
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TribLIVE
Lots of places to find gobblers this spring turkey seasonto wear orange, but it is recommended when moving. Those who harvest a gobbler
Lots of places to find gobblers this spring turkey season
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
to wear orange, but it is recommended when moving. Those who harvest a gobbler are required to report it to the Pennsylvania Game Commission within 10 days at pgc.pa.gov, via phone at 1-855-724-8681 or by using the postage-paid report... Read more
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TribLIVE
Wildfire in Fayette state forest burns nearly 400 acressaid. “I believe this is the largest that they've had,” she said. Local volun
Wildfire in Fayette state forest burns nearly 400 acres
TribLIVE / Posted 6 days ago
said. “I believe this is the largest that they've had,” she said. Local volunteer fire departments, fire warden crews, Pennsylvania Game Commission staff, Maryland Department of Natural Resources staff and local businesses and residents pitched... Read more
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York Daily Record
York hunters: Remove your tree stand or pay up416 — also known as the York New-Salem Game Lands, Indian Rock Game Lands and G
York hunters: Remove your tree stand or pay up
York Daily Record / Posted 9 days ago
416 — also known as the York New-Salem Game Lands, Indian Rock Game Lands and Game Lands 416 — is leased by the Pennsylvania Game Commission from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. The rules and regulations for hunters using the land are... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Prescribed Fire planned for Cumberland County Game Lands on ThursdayThe Pennsylvania Game Commission plans to conduct a prescribed burn on approxim
Prescribed Fire planned for Cumberland County Game Lands on Thursday
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 9 days ago
The Pennsylvania Game Commission plans to conduct a prescribed burn on approximately 132 acres of State Game Land 169 in Upper Mifflin Township, Cumberland County. Based on weather conditions and moisture in the ground and vegetation, the Burn Boss... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notebook: Most sportsmen know where money goesa lot of Marcellus shale gas being produced on leases on state game lands, it s
Outdoors notebook: Most sportsmen know where money goes
TribLIVE / Posted 10 days ago
a lot of Marcellus shale gas being produced on leases on state game lands, it seems. Matt Hough, executive director of the Pennsylvania Game Commission, said only about 24 of 308 wells on agency property statewide are really active because gas... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa. Legislature to consider allowing state's fish & wildlife agencies to set own license feesWhile the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and Fish & Boat Commission (PFBC)
Pa. Legislature to consider allowing state's fish & wildlife agencies to set own license fees
The Morning Call / Posted 11 days ago
While the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and Fish & Boat Commission (PFBC) are responsible for protecting and managing the state's wildlife and aquatic resources, one thing they've never been in charge of is setting the fees for the sporting... Read more
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TribLIVE
Eaglets reported at all 4 Allegheny County nestsan eaglet Saturday in Allegheny County's newest eagle nest on the Youghiogheny
Eaglets reported at all 4 Allegheny County nests
TribLIVE / Posted 12 days ago
an eaglet Saturday in Allegheny County's newest eagle nest on the Youghiogheny River, just outside McKeesport. The Pennsylvania Game Commission confirmed the new Allegheny County nest, along with four other new aeries in the region last... Read more
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Times News
Endangered and healingand our plan is to allow a few weeks for the wing to heal before moving the bir
Endangered and healing
Times News / Posted 13 days ago
and our plan is to allow a few weeks for the wing to heal before moving the bird to a flight pen where it can exercise muscles in preparation for release in a suitable wetland habitat.” The Pennsylvania Game Commission contributed to this... Read more
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The Brown and White
Deer-poaching probe uncovers gun under child's mattress, police saythe welfare of children, possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug pos
Deer-poaching probe uncovers gun under child's mattress, police say
The Brown and White / Posted 15 days ago
the welfare of children, possession of a small amount of marijuana and drug possession. Pennsylvania State Police and Pennsylvania Game Commission officials searched Burd's home in the first block of South 14th Street about 4:30 p.m. Jan. 22,... Read more
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York Daily Record
The York short: MMJ, hawk, safe exchangeCounty Park in Springettsbury Township. A red-tailed hawk that was shot and emb
The York short: MMJ, hawk, safe exchange
York Daily Record / Posted 15 days ago
County Park in Springettsbury Township. A red-tailed hawk that was shot and embedded with an arrow was captured by the Pennsylvania Game Commission Friday in Windsor Township. The arrow had punctured and been lodged between the hawk's right leg... Read more
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Altoona Mirror
Man pleads guilty to poachingPennsylvania Game Commission officers said Darin Fleck, 40, of Broad Top Townsh
Man pleads guilty to poaching
Altoona Mirror / Posted 17 days ago
Pennsylvania Game Commission officers said Darin Fleck, 40, of Broad Top Township illegally killed a wide collection of wild animals, with remains from several species found in his home. Fleck pleaded guilty to poaching charges April 1 and faces more... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Hawk shot by arrow in York Co. to be returned to wildPatton Veterinary Hospital in Red Lion for treatment, according to Shawn Musser
Hawk shot by arrow in York Co. to be returned to wild
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 17 days ago
Patton Veterinary Hospital in Red Lion for treatment, according to Shawn Musser, a Wildlife Conservation Officer with the Pennsylvania Game Commission. The arrow was successfully removed over the weekend, Musser said. York County park officials... Read more
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York Daily Record
Recovering hawk shot with arrow to be releasedTownship, it has been convalescing under local raptor rehabilitation specialist
Recovering hawk shot with arrow to be released
York Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
Township, it has been convalescing under local raptor rehabilitation specialist Mitzi Eaton, said Musser, who works for the Pennsylvania Game Commission. "She's (Eaton) concerned now — he's not liking that pen," Musser said. "He's not showing any... Read more
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York Daily Record
Game Commission to burn 227 acres of Game LandST. THOMAS TOWNSHIP -- The Pennsylvania Game Commission on Thursday plans to bu
Game Commission to burn 227 acres of Game Land
York Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
ST. THOMAS TOWNSHIP -- The Pennsylvania Game Commission on Thursday plans to burn about 227 acres of State Game Land 235 in northern St. Thomas Township. People may see smoke rising from the area from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday. The objective of... Read more
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The Morning Call
Pa.'s deer harvest increases from previous seasonantlered deer harvest increased by 15 percent over the previous year. Accordin
Pa.'s deer harvest increases from previous season
The Morning Call / Posted 18 days ago
antlered deer harvest increased by 15 percent over the previous year. According to figures recently released by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, hunters took 137,580 antlered deer, up from the 119,260 harvested the year before. Also worth... Read more
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TribLIVE
Economics may change Game Commission’s pheasant program| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Economics may change Game Commission's pheasant prog
Economics may change Game Commission’s pheasant program
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Economics may change Game Commission's pheasant program Commission might have stamp compromise Pennsylvania Game Commissioners might have found a compromise they can live with. For months, one of the agency's retired... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Sheffield takes turn to host wellness fairconfidential, and will not show up on parents' insurance. "It's a safe zone," s
Sheffield takes turn to host wellness fair
Warren Times Observer / Posted 19 days ago
confidential, and will not show up on parents' insurance. "It's a safe zone," said Giunta. Frank Leichtenberger from the Pennsylvania Game Commission came to speak to students about gun safety, and "common sense safety rules." Keeping guns locked... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notebook: Game lands acquisitions on holdGame lands acquisitions on hold | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The Pennsylvania G
Outdoors notebook: Game lands acquisitions on hold
TribLIVE / Posted 19 days ago
Game lands acquisitions on hold | TribLIVE Neighborhoods The Pennsylvania Game Commission owns a big chunk of country. As of the end of 2015, that was more than 1.5 million acres of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Agency fishes for price increasepostpone increases for years so prices rise steeply and anglers quit fishing.
Agency fishes for price increase
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 20 days ago
postpone increases for years so prices rise steeply and anglers quit fishing. He and Deputy Director Richard Palmer of the Pennsylvania Game Commission testified before the House Game and Fisheries Committee in favor a bill that would give the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Nancy L. CraftHigh School Shooting Sports Team, which was one of her proudest accomplishments
Nancy L. Craft
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
High School Shooting Sports Team, which was one of her proudest accomplishments. She taught Hunter Safety Education for the Pennsylvania Game Commission for nearly 20 years, and was a long standing member of the North Mountain Sportsman's... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
‘The price of the license has to go up,’ Possible changes to the hunting and fishing license feesHARRISBURG, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Fish and Boat Commis
‘The price of the license has to go up,’ Possible changes to the hunting and fishing license fees
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 22 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Fish and Boat Commission pleaded their cases to be in charge of the hunting license and fishing license fees. It has been more than a decade since either was raised, and both commissions say... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Possible changes to the hunting and fishing license feesHARRISBURG, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Fish and Boat Commis
Possible changes to the hunting and fishing license fees
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 22 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Fish and Boat Commission pleaded their cases to be in charge of the hunting license and fishing license fees. It has been more than a decade since either was raised, and both commissions say... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hawk with embeded arrow still flying around York Countyhawk being spotted in Rocky Ridge Park, Red Lion Borough and Windsor Township t
Hawk with embeded arrow still flying around York County
York Daily Record / Posted 22 days ago
hawk being spotted in Rocky Ridge Park, Red Lion Borough and Windsor Township throughout the last few weeks. Members of the Pennsylvania Game Commission, York County park officials and private falconers have been unsuccessful at capturing the... Read more
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examiner.com
Pennsylvania Game Commission moves to ban drones on SGL's and PGC propertiesAt their recent meeting, the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and as a concer
Pennsylvania Game Commission moves to ban drones on SGL's and PGC properties
examiner.com / Posted 22 days ago
At their recent meeting, the Pennsylvania Game Commission (PGC) and as a concern for wildlife, voted to ban drones from PGC game lands and properties like Middle Creek Wildlife Management Area lands. The PGC cites cases where during the snow-goose... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Ban on drones over Pennsylvania lands gets preliminary OKHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary a
Ban on drones over Pennsylvania lands gets preliminary OK
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 23 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary approval to banning drones over 1.5 million acres of state game lands after reports of the unmanned craft near bald eagles' nests and drones interfering with migrating... Read more
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Times News
Game commission wants to ban drones after they get close to eagles' nestHARRISBURG. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary appro
Game commission wants to ban drones after they get close to eagles' nest
Times News / Posted 23 days ago
HARRISBURG. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary approval to banning drones over 1.5 million acres of state game lands after reports of the unmanned craft near bald eagles' nests and drones interfering with migrating... Read more
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The Morning Call
Ban on drones over Pa. game lands gets preliminary approvalHARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary a
Ban on drones over Pa. game lands gets preliminary approval
The Morning Call / Posted 23 days ago
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The Pennsylvania Game Commission has given preliminary approval to banning drones over 1.5 million acres of state game lands after reports of the unmanned craft near bald eagles' nests and drones interfering with migrating... Read more
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York Daily Record
Game lands drone ban gets preliminary approvalA ban on flying drones over state game lands received preliminary approval this
Game lands drone ban gets preliminary approval
York Daily Record / Posted 23 days ago
A ban on flying drones over state game lands received preliminary approval this week from the Pennsylvania Game Commission, according to a news release. The Board of Game Commissioners voted unanimously to implement the ban, which would prohibit all... Read more
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York Daily Record
Price of PA hunting, fishing license may risethe chairman of the committee. A hearing will be held Thursday, April 7 at 10
Price of PA hunting, fishing license may rise
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
the chairman of the committee. A hearing will be held Thursday, April 7 at 10 a.m. at the State Capitol. Both the Pennsylvania Game Commission and the Fish and Boat Commission respectively expressed a need to raise the price of their... Read more
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York Daily Record
Hanover man accused of poaching deerThe Pennsylvania Game Commission has charged an Adams County man with multiple
Hanover man accused of poaching deer
York Daily Record / Posted 24 days ago
The Pennsylvania Game Commission has charged an Adams County man with multiple felonies for allegedly poaching deer, according to a news release from the agency. Andrew Klinefelter, 29, of Hanover is accused of killing three antlered deer and 1... Read more
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Warren Times Observer
Tradition Continuestackle and bait. Also a bag of printed materials like coloring books, book mark
Tradition Continues
Warren Times Observer / Posted 24 days ago
tackle and bait. Also a bag of printed materials like coloring books, book marks that are outdoor-oriented, from the (Pennsylvania) Game Commission," he said. "We ask parents to take the kids to the creek, and have our friends and family... Read more
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TribLIVE
Antlerless doe license recommendations proposed| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Here's a look at the number of doe licenses Pennsy
Antlerless doe license recommendations proposed
TribLIVE / Posted 25 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods Here's a look at the number of doe licenses Pennsylvania Game Commission biologists are recommending for the 2016-17 seasons. The numbers are not final. Game... Read more
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Times News
Game commission: Hanover eagle egg probably won't hatchAs the remaining egg on the ‪#‎PGCeaglecam‬ has not hatched in Hanover, the Pen
Game commission: Hanover eagle egg probably won't hatch
Times News / Posted 25 days ago
As the remaining egg on the ‪#‎PGCeaglecam‬ has not hatched in Hanover, the Pennsylvania Game Commission said this morning that is unlikely that it is viable. "There are many factors that can influence the success of a nest. We do not know what... Read more
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York Daily Record
Eagle egg viability unlikely, game commission saysThe Pennsylvania Game Commission announced on social media Monday morning that
Eagle egg viability unlikely, game commission says
York Daily Record / Posted 25 days ago
The Pennsylvania Game Commission announced on social media Monday morning that the remaining egg in the Hanover bald eagle nest is most likely not viable. In a Facebook post published around 8 a.m., the game commission stated that it is unclear what... Read more
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TribLIVE
Frye: Older hunters are most lethalas perhaps marriage or even children. And, more so than in the past, and more
Frye: Older hunters are most lethal
TribLIVE / Posted 27 days ago
as perhaps marriage or even children. And, more so than in the past, and more so than in the future, you get skunked. The Pennsylvania Game Commission received reports from 103,136 hunters saying they'd killed a deer in 2015-16. Those who took... Read more
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TribLIVE
3rd egg in Pittsburgh eagle nest unlikely to hatchincubated one of two eggs for about 39 days before it hatched Monday. But the
3rd egg in Pittsburgh eagle nest unlikely to hatch
TribLIVE / Posted 28 days ago
incubated one of two eggs for about 39 days before it hatched Monday. But the eaglet died on Wednesday, according to the Pennsylvania Game Commission, which operates a live webcam at the nest. Although the game commission doesn't know the cause... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Nine confirmed cases of rabies in animals in Marchbe rabies. If you encounter an animal that you suspect may have rabies, contac
Nine confirmed cases of rabies in animals in March
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 28 days ago
be rabies. If you encounter an animal that you suspect may have rabies, contact your local law enforcement or local Pennsylvania Game Commission office. Your regional Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture office can assist in safely... Read more
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York Daily Record
Unattended eagles nest troubling, biologist sayshatch. The eagles leaving the nest unattended is concerning, said Patti Barber,
Unattended eagles nest troubling, biologist says
York Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
hatch. The eagles leaving the nest unattended is concerning, said Patti Barber, an endangered species biologist with the Pennsylvania Game Commission. "It's not a good sign," she said. "An egg left unattended could cook or chill depending on the... Read more
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York Daily Record
Teachers, parents discuss eaglet death with kidsweek as an eaglet died in the nest that overlooks Codorus State Park. The camer
Teachers, parents discuss eaglet death with kids
York Daily Record / Posted 28 days ago
week as an eaglet died in the nest that overlooks Codorus State Park. The camera's online livestream, made possible by the Pennsylvania Game Commission and HDOnTap, is popular with audiences of all ages, so teachers and parents were faced with... Read more
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York Daily Record
Eaglet death a 'lesson in ecology'brief life of the first eaglet hatched in 2016 on the Hanover eagle cam, which
Eaglet death a 'lesson in ecology'
York Daily Record / Posted 29 days ago
brief life of the first eaglet hatched in 2016 on the Hanover eagle cam, which thousands of viewers watched courtesy of the Pennsylvania Game Commission and HDOnTap, and the viability of the remaining egg in the nest at Codorus State Park. The... Read more
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