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TribLIVE
Harmar bald eagles rocking it againyear of nesting for the Harmar bald eagles, which successfully raised the two e
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
year of nesting for the Harmar bald eagles, which successfully raised the two eaglets this year. A biologist with the Pennsylvania Game Commission surmised that the young eagles' affinity for the rocky, flat areas is that these are easy places... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for July 24, 2017Arthur offering a wide variety for anglers Frye: Anyone can become a better lo
TribLIVE / Posted yesterday
Arthur offering a wide variety for anglers Frye: Anyone can become a better long-range shooter by following a few tips Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease You are solely responsible for your... Read more
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The Express-Times
Bear out for a stroll causes commotion in Nazaretha post on the fire company's Facebook page. Authorities closed the area to res
The Express-Times / Posted yesterday
a post on the fire company's Facebook page. Authorities closed the area to residents for safety reasons and contacted the Pennsylvania Game Commission to tranquilize the bear and relocate it. The 215-pound female bear was so high up in the tree,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Black bear pays a visit to downtown NazarethBelvidere and Walnut streets. When they got there, crews found a 215-pound fema
The Morning Call / Posted 2 days ago
Belvidere and Walnut streets. When they got there, crews found a 215-pound female black bear up in a tree. Crews from the Pennsylvania Game Commission came to tranquilize the bear so she could be moved to a safer, more bear-friendly location. With... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for July 23, 2017Lake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetings Frye: Anyone can become a better l
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Lake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetings Frye: Anyone can become a better long-range shooter by following a few tips Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Outdoor notices: Monday, July 17,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fishing report: Lake Arthur offering a wide variety for anglersLake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetings Frye: Anyone can become a better l
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
Lake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetings Frye: Anyone can become a better long-range shooter by following a few tips Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Outdoor notices: Monday, July 17,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Somerset Lake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetingshttp://pfbc.pa.gov/forms/troutSummit2017.htm. Frye: Anyone can become a better
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
http://pfbc.pa.gov/forms/troutSummit2017.htm. Frye: Anyone can become a better long-range shooter by following a few tips Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Outdoor notices: Monday, July 17,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Frye: Anyone can become a better long-range shooter by following a few tipsbetter than another in that particular gun,” McCulloch agreed. Somerset Lake,
TribLIVE / Posted 2 days ago
better than another in that particular gun,” McCulloch agreed. Somerset Lake, wild trout focus of upcoming meetings Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Outdoor notices: Monday, July 17,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
At Camp Cadet, kids train like state policelot as a temporary landing zone. Cadets then had a chance to speak to first res
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 4 days ago
lot as a temporary landing zone. Cadets then had a chance to speak to first responders in small groups. By 1000 hours, the Pennsylvania Game Commission put on a demonstration with one of its search dogs, Skye, a yellow Labrador retriever, Cory... Read more
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Times News
EAGLE WATCHINGT hirty years ago Pennsylvania had only three bald eagle nests in the entire st
Times News / Posted 6 days ago
T hirty years ago Pennsylvania had only three bald eagle nests in the entire state. According to the Pennsylvania Game Commission there are now more than 250 active nests in the state, with at least two in our local area. A nest has been spotted in... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Bear spotted near Mercer apartment complexsalvage yard in Transfer, Pa. by a black bear. Then, two different viewers sent
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 6 days ago
salvage yard in Transfer, Pa. by a black bear. Then, two different viewers sent in videos of black bears in Hermitage. The Pennsylvania Game Commission recommends never approaching a bear. They say it is mating season, and that it is not unusual... Read more
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The Morning Call
JAKES program introduces thousands of kids to outdoorscredits Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club and supporters including Private Utilities, E
The Morning Call / Posted 6 days ago
credits Ontelaunee Rod & Gun Club and supporters including Private Utilities, Ebert Engineering, Ron Kistler and the Pennsylvania Game Commission for making the event possible. More than 100 NWTF and Ontelaunee volunteers each year lend a... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoor notices: Monday, July 17, 2017princeprogramssp@pa.gov or call Beth at 814-674-1000 ext.105. Fishing report:
TribLIVE / Posted 8 days ago
princeprogramssp@pa.gov or call Beth at 814-674-1000 ext.105. Fishing report: Yellow Creek Lake providing variety of fish Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Frye: When it comes to getting kids... Read more
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TribLIVE
Fishing report: Yellow Creek Lake providing variety of fishRiver is offering bass and catfish. Anglers also are reporting catches of fresh
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
River is offering bass and catfish. Anglers also are reporting catches of freshwater drum that measure about 20 inches. Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Frye: When it comes to getting kids... Read more
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TribLIVE
Outdoors notices for July 16, 20175-10 p.m. Wednesdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. The trap league and practice are 5-9
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
5-10 p.m. Wednesdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. The trap league and practice are 5-9 p.m. Wednesdays and 1-4 p.m. Sundays. Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Frye: When it comes to getting kids... Read more
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TribLIVE
Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease | TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
| TribLIVE Obituaries Front Bridgeville Area NewsSewickley HeraldMurrysville StarSouth Hills RecordThe HeraldHampton JournalShaler JournalPine Creek... Read more
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TribLIVE
Frye: When it comes to getting kids outdoors, mentoring the mentors is keyReach him at 412-216-0193 or bfrye@535mediallc.com. See other stories, blogs, v
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
Reach him at 412-216-0193 or bfrye@535mediallc.com. See other stories, blogs, videos and more at everybodyadventures.com. Pennsylvania Game Commission asks for public support in treating chronic wasting disease Outdoors notices for July 16,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Elk, deer at risk for chronic wasting diseasemost of the elk roam. The deer, an adult buck, was in an advanced stage of the
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 11 days ago
most of the elk roam. The deer, an adult buck, was in an advanced stage of the always-fatal disease when an officer of the Pennsylvania Game Commission shot it on June 7. Probably, it had been shedding prions, the agents that spread the disease in... Read more
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Times News
Game commission: CWD detected in free-ranging deerThe Pennsylvania Game Commission announced yesterday that chronic wasting disea
Times News / Posted 12 days ago
The Pennsylvania Game Commission announced yesterday that chronic wasting disease has been detected in a free-ranging deer in Bell Township, Clearfield County. During a press conference Thursday, PGC Executive Director Bryan Burhans said that two... Read more
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The Express-Times
Free-range deer in new area of Pa. found with wasting diseaseThe Pennsylvania Game Commission says chronic wasting disease has spread to fre
The Express-Times / Posted 12 days ago
The Pennsylvania Game Commission says chronic wasting disease has spread to free-ranging deer in an area of the commonwealth whether it was earlier only found in captive deer. The commission said a free-ranging whitetail buck in Clearfield County's... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Chronic wasting disease found in wild deer in Clearfield County, PA Game Commission saysCOUNTY — A whitetail buck in Bell Township has tested positive for chronic wast
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 13 days ago
COUNTY — A whitetail buck in Bell Township has tested positive for chronic wasting disease, according to a post by the Pennsylvania Game Commission on its Facebook page. It’s the first time the disease has been found in wild deer in... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
William E. Singley July 11, 2017and an assistant protection associate for Wal-Mart Distribution Center 7030, Po
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
and an assistant protection associate for Wal-Mart Distribution Center 7030, Pottsville, for seven years. He worked for the Pennsylvania Game Commission Law Enforcement Division as a deputy wildlife conservation officer as well as a hunter/trapper... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Manor Township police cite 3 Lancaster County target shooters for safety violationsMANOR TOWNSHIP, Lancaster County — Three Lancaster Countians were cited for vio
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 14 days ago
MANOR TOWNSHIP, Lancaster County — Three Lancaster Countians were cited for violating Pennsylvania Game Commission safety codes after shooting at an unsafe target in Manor Township. Manor Township police say the incident happened at 1:15 p.m. on... Read more
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TribLIVE
Rock face along Route 28 is a training ground for Harmar bald eaglesperching and walking along the top of the highway's rock face. Patricia Barber
TribLIVE / Posted 14 days ago
perching and walking along the top of the highway's rock face. Patricia Barber, an endangered-species biologist with the Pennsylvania Game Commission, said the top of the rock face is an “easy place for inexperienced birds to land on and take off... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Doe license applications begin Mondayand $26.90 for nonresidents. According to a news release issued Wednesday from
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
and $26.90 for nonresidents. According to a news release issued Wednesday from the Schuylkill County treasurer’s office, Pennsylvania Game Commission regulations permit only one license per hunter in the first round. Hunters may apply for a... Read more
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Times News
Crews rescue teen from Glen fallsthe river. While the parking area is part of the Lehigh Gorge State Park, the
Times News / Posted 18 days ago
the river. While the parking area is part of the Lehigh Gorge State Park, the falls are located on land managed by the Pennsylvania Game Commission. There are signs at the base of the trail advising hikers of the risks presented by the... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
Rabid cat found in Liberty Borough after altercation with dogIf animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your local a
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 18 days ago
If animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your local animal control service, the police or the Pennsylvania Game Commission,” Health Department Director Dr. Karen Hacker said in a news release. So far in 2017, seven... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny County Health Department warns of rabid catIf animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your local a
TribLIVE / Posted 18 days ago
If animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your local animal control service, the police or the Pennsylvania Game Commission.” People who are bitten, scratched or exposed to saliva from a stray or any other animal should... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Park rangers, state police uncover large marijuana growing operation in Tuscarora State Forestcameras in the area of both sites. Another occupied grow site was found in the
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 19 days ago
cameras in the area of both sites. Another occupied grow site was found in the area on April 20. This time, members of the Pennsylvania Game Commission discovered felled trees, plant beds, potting soil, and other gardening materials. There was also... Read more
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Daily Mail
Couple accused of trying to sell deer parts taken from trash bins2016 for selling deer parts from a van in Chinatown and was fined $2,250. The n
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
2016 for selling deer parts from a van in Chinatown and was fined $2,250. The new charges were filed by Greg Graham, Pennsylvania Game Commission wildlife conservation officer, on Wednesday. Pictured are deer brains Last year, Chun Eng... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Charges of illegally transporting and selling deer parts are re-filed against Lititz coupleLITITZ — The Pennsylvania Game Commission re-filed misdemeanor charges of illeg
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 26 days ago
LITITZ — The Pennsylvania Game Commission re-filed misdemeanor charges of illegally transporting and selling deer parts against a Lititz couple, the former owners of a Chinese restaurant on South Broad Street. According to court documents, Shi Lu... Read more
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TribLIVE
Allegheny Health Dept. advising residents of rabid raccoon in MarshallAnd if animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your loc
TribLIVE / Posted 26 days ago
And if animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your local animal control service, the police or the Pennsylvania Game Commission.” Hacker said residents should have their pets vaccinated for rabies and watch for unusual... Read more
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WPXI Pittsburgh
5th wild animal confirmed with rabies in Allegheny Countyand if animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your loc
WPXI Pittsburgh / Posted 27 days ago
and if animals appear to be acting strange or become threatening, call your local animal control service, the police or the Pennsylvania Game Commission.” Anyone who is bitten, scratched or otherwise exposed to saliva from a stray or any other... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Several bears suffering from mange in Central PennsylvaniaLYCOMING COUNTY, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Game Commission is telling people to st
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 27 days ago
LYCOMING COUNTY, Pa.-- The Pennsylvania Game Commission is telling people to stop feeding the bears. Mange, which is a sometimes fatal skin infection, is spreading among the bear population in Central Pennsylvania. While the Game Commission knows... Read more
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The Columbian
Oregon approves harvesting roadkill for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,”
The Columbian / Posted a month ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,” said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WXOW 19 La Crosse
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WXOW 19 La Crosse / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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FOX 43 Harrisburg
Larger than the average bear: Game Commission tranquilizes 550-pound behemoth outside Lancaster County hometranquilized by a PA Game Commission officer Thursday in Leola. (Photo taken fr
FOX 43 Harrisburg / Posted 1 months ago
tranquilized by a PA Game Commission officer Thursday in Leola. (Photo taken from Facebook) LEOLA, Lancaster County — A Pennsylvania Game Commission officer helped capture the largest bear ever recorded in Lancaster County — an estimated... Read more
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WAOW Wausau
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WAOW Wausau / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
KWWL Iowa / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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ABC Montana
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
ABC Montana / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WSFA 12 Montgomery
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WSFA 12 Montgomery / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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Peninsula Clarion
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,”
Peninsula Clarion / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,” said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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Live 5 News Charleston
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
Live 5 News Charleston / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
Oregon joins states where roadkill can be harvested for foodare at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer,"
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 1 months ago
are at or near the top of the list. We have a lot of roads and a lot of deer," said Travis Lau, spokesman for the Pennsylvania Game Commission, though he added the total number was uncertain. Pennsylvanians can take deer or turkeys that... Read more
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