August 2009

PA Fish and Boat Commission Wins with Superfund Settlement

Harrisburg, PA — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today announced that state and federal agencies have successfully reached a $21 million settlement over environmental damages stemming from a Superfund site in Northeast Pennsylvania’s Carbon, Lehigh and Northampton counties. “While this settlement is the largest natural resource damage settlement to date in Pennsylvania, it… Read more PA Fish and Boat Commission Wins with Superfund Settlement

Dove Hunting at Mosquito Creek, Ohio

AKRON, OH- Dove hunting will be permitted on portions of the Mosquito Creek Wildlife Refuge by permit only. Access to this portion of the property is restricted to permit-only hunting. The refuge is not open to the public otherwise. A postcard drawing will be held and 30 permits will be drawn for both the first… Read more Dove Hunting at Mosquito Creek, Ohio

Ohio State Park Duck Blind Lottery Aug.15

Image by Lord Str8stroke via Flickr COLUMBUS, OH – More than 400 permits are available to hunters wishing to hunt ducks and geese from a blind at an Ohio State Park lake this waterfowl hunting season. Lottery drawings for the permits will be held at 17 state parks and two wildlife areas the morning of… Read more Ohio State Park Duck Blind Lottery Aug.15

Ohio Woodland Jobs Corps Announced

New stimulus-backed program to create 132 green jobs, provide funds for college and technical education, remove invasive species and help improve the health of Ohio’s forests COLUMBUS, OH – Ohio Gov. Ted Strickland and Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) Director Sean Logan announced today that the Ohio Division of Forestry is currently accepting applications… Read more Ohio Woodland Jobs Corps Announced

PA Game Commission Webcasts Lottery Results

Pennsylvania Game Commission Executive Director Carl G. Roe today announced that agency is planning to webcast its public drawings for the 2009 elk hunting licenses and the 2009-10 bobcat season permits. To view the drawing, a special icon will be posted online on Sept. 11, the day of the public drawing, for individuals to click… Read more PA Game Commission Webcasts Lottery Results

Road Trip Truth

Image via Wikipedia Got back late last night after visiting Columbus for CCAD‘s Open House. Jamie is looking at art schools and it geve us an opportunity to visit with some old friends. Noticed something on the way though: I take 76 to work every day, and have seen a lot of touring bikes recently.… Read more Road Trip Truth

More about Ohio Public Shooting Ranges

Image via Wikipedia AKRON, OH – Over 17 million Americans enjoy the thrill, challenges, and high degree of responsibility related to recreational shooting sports. This popular activity can range from an infrequent, casual hobby to competitive training which can be used in world-renowned events such as the time honored Olympic Games. Both archery equipment and… Read more More about Ohio Public Shooting Ranges