Researchers at Dickinson College are collaborating with the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources (DCNR) to study three Cumberland County lakes that are popular spots for fishing, boating and other recreational activities, DCNR Secretary Cindy Adams Dunn said today.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today announced that it has launched an “S.O.S. - Save Our Susquehanna!” campaign to fund water and soil conservation projects along the Susquehanna River, whose young smallmouth bass population has been plagued over the last decade by illness and elevated mortality rates.
Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) Executive Director John Arway will join four speakers tomorrow, June 2, for an official ribbon-cutting ceremony to mark the opening of Susquehanna University’s Freshwater Research Initiative Laboratory.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has partnered with several organizations to sponsor a giveaway that includes a fishing kayak, tickets to a NASCAR race, and tickets to a Darius Rucker concert, all to be awarded to lucky winners who either enter online or in-person at one of four events.
The National Safe Boating Council (NSBC) and the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA) are proud to announce United States Coast Guard Rear Admiral Vincent B. Atkins, and Senator Pat Toomey and Congressman Mike Kelly of Pennsylvania as the recipients of the 2015 Confluence Awards.
Boating safety experts want to get something off their chest and onto yours – a life jacket. The importance of flotation devices and other watercraft safety tips are the focus of the 2015 National Safe Boating Week, May 16-22.
During its quarterly business meeting held here today, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) added 45 new waters to its list of wild trout streams; approved a lease of its Somerset Lake property; approved a plan to reestablish the fishery at Huntingdon County’s Lake Perez; and removed several species from the state’s Threatened Species list.
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today announced that two independent laboratory tests have confirmed a malignant, or cancerous, tumor on a single smallmouth bass (SMB) caught in the middle Susquehanna River by an angler late last year and provided to the PFBC.
With May just around the corner, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) is reminding anglers that the stocking season is still going strong and plenty of opportunities are available to catch brook, brown and rainbow trout.
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