Trout anglers who want an experience targeting bigger fish will have the opportunity to catch 14”-20” trout in eight Keystone Select Stocked Trout Waters, unveiled here today at the quarterly meeting of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission.
HARRISBURG – Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) issued the following statement today in response to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives passing emergency funding for schools and human services:
Negotiations continue as governor acknowledges all items to be negotiated, including liquor and pension reform
HARRISBURG – The Pennsylvania House of Representatives today voted 117-83 for an emergency funding bill aimed at getting state funds to agencies, schools and students, House Republican leaders said. more»
The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) today confirmed that it has reached a $2.5 million settlement with Murray Energy for civil damages resulting from a devastating 2009 pollution incident in which discharges from a coal mine entered Dunkard Creek, contributing to a massive fish kill spanning nearly 30 miles of stream in West Virginia and Pennsylvania.
HARRISBURG – Rep. Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) is encouraging fire companies and volunteer ambulance services throughout the 28th Legislative District to submit an application for the 2015-16 Fire Company, Volunteer Ambulance Service Grant Program.
Kids may be back in school, but that doesn’t mean fishing has to stop. Special fishing opportunities for panfish or trout are available on 21 waters this Labor Day, under the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s (PFBC) Mentored Youth Fishing Program.
Summer may be winding down, but fishing opportunities for families and kids are increasing, thanks to today’s announcement by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) that it will be stocking trout in four waters for a special mentored youth event on Labor Day.
Division of Fisheries Management staff from Areas 3, 4, 6, and 7 surveyed YOY black bass (primarily Smallmouth Bass) at the West Branch Susquehanna River, upper Susquehanna (North Branch), lower Susquehanna, and middle Susquehanna River, respectively.
HARRISBURG – Pennsylvania Speaker of the House Mike Turzai (R-Allegheny) and Senate President Pro Tempore Joe Scarnati (R-Jefferson) have urged Attorney General Kathleen Kane to launch an investigation into Planned Parenthood of Pennsylvania, according to a letter sent to the attorney general.
At is quarterly business meeting held yesterday and today, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) elected new officers, approved the acquisition of property in Erie County, added waters to the list of wild trout streams, endorsed legislation which would extend certain health benefits to waterways conservation officers (WCO), and provided the public with an update on the S.O.S. more»
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