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  • This week on Pennsylvania Outdoor Life: Lake Winola Trout Fishing
  • Coming up this week on Pennsylvania Outdoor Life, we'll head to Lake Winola with a local bait and tackle shop owner for some trout fishing tips. Stanley Miezejewski, of One Stop Sport Shop in Scranton, sure knows his stuff when if comes to putting ...
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  • 6/27/2017 2:30:00 PM
  • July 4 Marks PA's Second Fish-for-Free Day
  • (MENAFN Editorial) June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ --Families and friends visiting Pennsylvania's state parks, lakes and other popular outdoor spots over the Independence Day holiday can enjoy a day of free fishing, thanks to the Pennsylvania Fish ..
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  • 6/23/2017 7:02:00 PM
  • Remains found off Pennsylvania shore could be crash victim's
  • Remains found by someone fishing in Lake Erie might belong to one of three victims unaccounted for in a plane crash that killed six people just off the Cleveland shore last year, a Pennsylvania coroner said Friday. Erie County Coroner Lyell Cook hopes DNA
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  • 6/23/2017 6:19:00 PM
  • July 4 Marks PA's Second Fish-for-Free Day
  • HARRISBURG, Pa., June 23, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Families and friends visiting Pennsylvania's state parks, lakes and other popular outdoor spots over the Independence Day holiday can enjoy a day of free fishing, thanks to the Pennsylvania Fish ...
  • The Business Journal
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  • 6/23/2017 4:29:00 PM
  • Collaborative effort at Pymatuning Lake enhances fishing opportunities
  • ANDOVER — An annual collaborative effort between organizations in Ohio and Pennsylvania has once again led to enhanced fishing opportunities for anglers at Pymatuning Lake, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources. Crews from the ODNR ...
  • Ashtabula Star-Beacon
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  • 6/22/2017 3:55:00 PM
  • Fly-fishing for big largemouths in Pennsylvania farm ponds
  • Many Pennsylvania anglers cut their teeth as youngsters casting bobbers on family farm ponds. But that doesn’t mean the fun has to stop once we grow up. In fact, farm ponds can harbor some of the biggest bass our state has to offer. Catching them on a ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/21/2017 5:01:00 PM
  • Rainy weather translates to continued good trout fishing in Pennsylvania
  • The author with a 15-inch wild brown trout. Pennsylvania trout fishing is not like hunting turkeys or deer – the trout season is open all year. You just need to know when to take advantage of the opportunities. For most trout anglers, the “season ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/20/2017 7:32:00 PM
  • The 50 Best Drive-In Restaurants in the U.S.
  • Enjoy the Susquehanna River view with your burger while dining at Fence Drive-In Restaurant, a roadside drive-in located on Pennsylvania’s Route 405. It’s famous for its fish sandwich, but owner Matt Rabb also serves fresh-cut French fries; hand ...
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  • 6/16/2017 4:52:00 PM
  • Bass fishing season opener Saturday across Pennsylvania
  • Bass fishing season opens Saturday, June 17, across Pennsylvania. Once a first-day nearly on par with the opener of trout fishing season - a million anglers hitting the water at the same time - the bass opener is now just a slight shift in creel limit ...
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 6/15/2017 2:05:00 PM
  • Volunteers work to provide fish habitats at Pymatuning Lake
  • Over 100 volunteers showed up to help. As part of a project hosted by the Ohio and Pennsylvania departments of natural resources, new structures were built to create a habitat for fish to thrive. The new structures are needed because much of the natural ..
  • WKBN
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  • 6/14/2017 8:00:00 PM
  • Fish and Boat Commission offering Basic Boating Course
  • TROY - Mt. Pisgah State Park will be hosting a Basic Boating Course instructed by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission on June 19 and 21. The course will be held from 4-8 p.m. each night. There is no charge for the course. All participants must pre ..
  • Morning Times
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  • 6/14/2017 9:01:00 AM
  • Frye: Bass are the fish of summer
  • I was taken by surprise. It's been a few years, but I once was fishing with a master crappie angler. His goal was to break Pennsylvania's record. He came relatively close many times. He never quite got a fish topping 4 pounds — the record is 4 pounds, ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 6/10/2017 11:21:00 PM
  • South Jersey raving about the weather and the fishing: Shep
  • She asked one of her regulars, John Mendenhall, of Downingtown, Pennsylvania, to keep a count of the catch one day this week while he was fishing with Skip Van Lew in the back bays of Margate. She said Mendenhall recorded 44 fish, including two keepers ...
  • Press of Atlantic City
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  • 6/10/2017 7:08:00 AM
  • Fishing and Boating in Pennsylvania
  • Fishing in the Presque Isle Bay of Lake Erie from the sandy shoreline of Presque Isle State Park can reward anglers with species such as perch, bass, walleye, trout and steelhead. Find out what you need to do to get a fishing license and go boating in ...
  • www.takemefishing.org
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  • 6/9/2017 11:53:00 PM
  • PETA asks state officials not to restock Minsi Lake with fish
  • PETA sent a letter Wednesday to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission condemning fishing and relocation of the fish. "With all that we know these days about their intelligence and sensitivity to pain, it's inescapably cruel to keep filling the lake ...
  • 69 WFMZ TV News
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  • 6/7/2017 10:01:00 PM
  • 'Hooked and suffocated': PETA chastises Minsi Lake fish salvage program
  • An effort by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to salvage fish from Minsi Lake before it was completely drained this week is coming under criticism from an animal rights group. People for Ethical Treatment of Animals sent a letter to the commission
  • Lehigh Valley Live
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  • 6/7/2017 7:42:00 PM
  • Fly Fishing Smallmouth Bass
  • For most of my life fishing has been a passion. Over the years I have fished bass tournaments across Pennsylvania and on lakes and rivers up and down the East Coast. I have participated in B.A.S.S., FLW Stren Series, Walmart BFL’s and ABA tournaments ...
  • bassonline.com
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  • 6/7/2017 1:25:00 PM
  • Lots to see when you are fishing in northcentral Pennsylvania
  • I’ve been on a fishing craze recently, and I cannot foresee a hasty end to this current obsession that is holding me captive during my waking hours, but it has benefits beyond fishing in what I see. Two weeks ago I was on a Finger Lake for four days ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 6/6/2017 10:33:00 PM
  • This Slate Belt lake's been reduced to a fish-filled puddle (VIDEO)
  • To call it a pond would be generous, but perhaps apt given that few puddles could hold such a bounty of fish. The Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission last year lifted most restrictions on how many fish anglers could pull from the lake in anticipation of it
  • Lehigh Valley Live
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  • 6/6/2017 10:31:00 AM
  • Workers move fish from Minsi Lake
  • Workers with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission got the lake down to four feet and then they started gathering up fish. Just like people with a fishing pole, it's a process that takes a little time. "We're going to try and save every type of fish.
  • 69 WFMZ TV News
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  • 6/6/2017 3:40:00 AM
  • Race on to save fish before Northampton County lake is drained
  • The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) said the "fish salvage" will take place Monday and Tuesday at the recreational lake in Upper Mount Bethel Township. The fish will be relocated to Brady's Lake and local ponds. Commission officials said ...
  • 69 WFMZ TV News
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  • 6/5/2017 9:49:00 AM
  • PA FBC program aims to spark interest in fishing
  • It was May 28, the Sunday of a holiday weekend and a one-day holiday from license buying known as Fish for Free Day. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission offers two free fishing days a year. The next one is on July 4. Because the free days coincide ..
  • Standard Speaker
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  • 6/4/2017 8:09:00 AM
  • PA FBC program aims to spark interest in fishing
  • It was May 28, the Sunday of a holiday weekend and a one-day holiday from license buying known as Fish for Free Day. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission offers two free fishing days a year. The next one is July 4. Because the free days coincide with
  • The Times Tribune
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  • 6/4/2017 5:16:00 AM
  • Early Summer Flat Fishing
  • Smallmouth bass are making their way to their spawning grounds on Lake Erie in Pennsylvania. Presque Isle Bay is home to some of the BEST Early Summer Flat Fishing. Today, I had the pleasure of fishing with Mike, Eric and his son Jesse. It was truly a ...
  • bassonline.com
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  • 5/30/2017 1:27:00 PM
  • Presque Isle Bay Bass Fishing
  • For most of my life fishing has been a passion. Over the years I have fished bass tournaments across Pennsylvania and on lakes and rivers up and down the East Coast. I have participated in B.A.S.S., FLW Stren Series, Walmart BFL’s and ABA tournaments ...
  • bassonline.com
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  • 5/29/2017 1:41:00 PM
  • Fish-For-Free Day in Pennsylvania
  • KINGSTON TOWNSHIP, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) - If you were near a lake, pond or stream on Sunday, you probably spotted some anglers casting a line. Of course, fishermen and women are taking advantage of the beautiful weather this holiday weekend, but ...
  • pahomepage.com
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  • 5/29/2017 2:29:00 AM
  • York County state park hooks locals with “Fish for Free Day”
  • WARRINGTON TOWNSHIP, York County, Pa. — Friends and family enjoyed the outdoors Sunday for Pennsylvania’s “Fish for Free Day” at Gifford Pinchot State Park in York County. Thanks to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, people in the ...
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  • 5/29/2017 12:35:00 AM
  • Hooked on Free Fishing
  • Sunday was Fish for Free Day across Pennsylvania allowing anyone to legally fish without a fishing license. Newswatch 16 found these anglers at Lackawanna State Park on this Sunday before Memorial Day.
  • WNEP-TV 16
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  • 5/29/2017 12:26:00 AM
  • Sunday is ‘Fish for Free Day’ in PA
  • (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is offering the first of two annual ‘Fish for Free Days‘ this Sunday, June 28. The day is an opportunity for families and friends enjoying Memorial Day weekend picnics near waterways to fish without ...
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  • 5/26/2017 7:46:00 AM
  • Project hosting family fishing event
  • The Stonycreek-Conemaugh River Improvement Project, in cooperation with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, will hold a family fishing program from 1 to 5 p.m. June 4 at the Quemahoning Family Recreation Area at the Quemahoning Reservoir.
  • tribdem.com
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  • 5/26/2017 4:14:00 AM
  • May 28 is a fish for free day in Pennsylvania
  • Families and friends visiting Pennsylvania’s popular outdoor spots over the Memorial Day holiday weekend can enjoy a day of free fishing. The Sunday of Memorial Day weekend — May 28 — marks the first of two free fishing days in the Commonwealth.
  • Goerie
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  • 5/24/2017 1:39:00 PM
  • Miranda Ludwig follows the fish
  • CAMMAL — Streamlined silvery sheen Steelhead are a sought-after sport fish in the North. Lake Erie and its tributaries in Pennsylvania are stocked with these beauties. For one former Pennsylvania resident, it was over the state-boarder where she found ...
  • Lockhaven The Express
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  • 5/24/2017 4:15:00 AM
  • Need a Fly Fishing Vacation? Here are 500,000 Reasons to Fish Pennsylvania
  • Every year, Pennsylvania stocks 3.15 million trout in their state’s native waters. First off, that’s a whole lot of trout. It’s no wonder that Pennsylvania is top fly fishing vacation getaway for many across the country. However, this year, the state ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 5/23/2017 4:07:00 PM
  • ODU Magazines Top Articles April/May 2017
  • Our March/April edition is still being viewed 20 – 50 times a day = http://www.odumagazine.com/odu-magazines-early-spring-fishing-2017-edition-is-now-available/ #2 Is about a record black crappie caught in Pennsylvania – http://www.odumagazine.com ...
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  • 5/23/2017 12:24:00 PM
  • 2017 Family Fishing Festival at Bald Eagle State Park
  • HOWARD — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission has scheduled this year’s Family Fishing Festival at Bald Eagle State Park for Sunday, June 11 from 3 to 7 p.m. at pavilion No. 6 and No. 7 for families to learn fishing skills and enjoy fishing.
  • The Progress
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  • 5/22/2017 10:47:00 PM
  • Best places to fish in Lehigh Valley
  • Here are some good ones Lehigh Valley anglers have a rich assortment of good fishing spots to choose from. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat commission lists area rivers and lakes as some of Pennsylvania's best fishing waters, including the Little Lehigh ...
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/22/2017 5:03:00 PM
  • Meet the Winner of Our “Citron” Hydros SL Reel Giveaway
  • This morning, I hit the “Choose a random winner” button on our prize widget, and it spit out the name of our winner: Andrew Bower of Wrightsville, Pennsylvania. I asked Andrew for a short fly-fishing bio, and here’s what he sent: I have been a loyal ...
  • orvis.com
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  • 5/22/2017 4:16:00 PM
  • VIDEO: Fish-for-Free Day
  • The Sunday of Memorial Day weekend, is a Fish-for-Free Day, courtesy of the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. The other is July 4 — when residents and non-residents alike can fish without a license.
  • The Morning Call
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  • 5/21/2017 9:17:00 PM
  • Outdoors Report: PA Fly Fishing Museum
  • (WHTM)- Central Pennsylvania is definitely a hot bed for fly fishing. With all the famous trout streams in the area, it’s no wonder there is such a rich history here and the home of so many fly fishing icons. Preserving this heritage is the aim of the ...
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  • 5/21/2017 4:55:00 PM
  • Fish for Free Day offers an opportunity for anyone to cast a line
  • For more information on Fish for Free Day, call the PFBC Northeast Region Office at 570-477-2206. There’s one thing the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission can’t do for those interested in giving fishing a try — cast. Other than that, the agency ...
  • Times-Leader
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  • 5/20/2017 4:53:00 PM
  • 72-Year-Old Man Dies While Fishing at Central Pennsylvania Lake
  • A coroner says a 72-year-old fisherman drowned in a central Pennsylvania lake after first suffering a heart problem that caused him to fall and break his neck. Cambria County Coroner Jeff Lees ruled Thursday that 72-year-old William Stone drowned.
  • NBC Philadelphia
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  • 5/19/2017 11:22:00 PM
  • Fish-for-Free Days offered by state
  • Fish-for-Free Days allow anyone, residents and non-residents, to legally fish in Pennsylvania without a fishing license from 12:01 a.m. to 11:59 p.m. “Fish-for-Free days offer an easy, convenient way to introduce friends and family to the sport of ...
  • Beaver County Times
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  • 5/19/2017 8:09:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania's first Fish-for-Free day set
  • The Sunday of Memorial Day weekend - May 28 - will be the first chance for anglers to fish for free in Pennsylvania this year. Fish-for-Free Days allow anyone - residents and non-residents - to legally fish in Pennsylvania without a fishing license The ...
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  • 5/19/2017 5:56:00 AM
  • Fish agency to use catfish to attract new anglers
  • So now there’s an effort underway to combine them. Fishing programs, that is. This summer, the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission will sponsor two fishing programs centered around catfish and meant to get people “doing what we want them to be doing ...
  • Outdoor News
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  • 5/15/2017 10:16:00 AM
  • Fishing for fun and learning
  • Owens was one of five students from the New Story School in DuBois who were taking part in the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s SMART Angler Program, courtesy of the Allegheny Mountain Chapter of Trout Unlimited. Kutskel, of DuBois, the president ..
  • Courier-Express
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  • 5/14/2017 3:09:00 PM
  • Frye: Fishing license rules could change
  • Fish in Pennsylvania and you have got to visibly display your license by attaching it to your hat, shirt, life jacket or something similar. But that could change. Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission sells about 15 percent of its licenses online.
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 5/14/2017 2:15:00 AM
  • Susquehanna, Juniata river bass fishing rule under review
  • (WHTM) — After a series of public meetings, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is now reviewing a proposed change to bass fishing regulations on the lower Susquehanna and Juniata rivers. The commission was seeking input on a current proposal to ...
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  • 5/12/2017 2:17:00 PM
  • Press Clips Week 18-2017
  • Two space-related events on opposite ends of Pennsylvania Avenue in Washington last week had varying degrees of sizzle and substance. On Monday, President Trump hosted a video call in the Oval Office with NASA astronauts Peggy Whitson and Jack Fisher on ..
  • Space Safety Magazine
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  • 5/8/2017 6:57:00 PM
  • Fishing event huge success
  • The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission recently conducted a tiger musky survey, where they netted a 46-inch specimen along with a number 30 inches plus. I spoke to the biologist who led the survey and his one comment made us all feel good.
  • Republican And Herald
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  • 5/5/2017 4:13:00 AM
  • Lake Erie Trifecta: Catch More Smallies, Walleyes, Perch
  • Lake Erie fishing is one of the most significant angling options in both Pennsylvania and Ohio, summoning folks from far distances seeking its bountiful rewards. From a fish population standpoint, all three premier species appear to be in good shape.
  • gameandfishmag.com
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  • 5/4/2017 5:45:00 PM
  • Trick of light: How the hatchetfish hides
  • a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania and lead author of a study published by the Journal of the Royal Society Interface. “The fish found a way to both simultaneously have this mirror-like property in ambient light, and a stealth technology when .
  • thehindu.com
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  • 5/4/2017 12:51:00 AM
  • Smallmouth Bass Fishing Adventure
  • Lake Erie in Pennsylvania is home to some of the BEST smallmouth bass fishing in the nation. Erie also has multiple attractions and is a great vacation spot this summer. A Smallmouth Bass Fishing Adventure is one of the many things you can experience while
  • bassonline.com
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  • 5/3/2017 5:05:00 PM
  • Free fishing skills clinics for families begin Saturday
  • Anyone wanting to learn to what fishing is all about can get in on the action at any of a half-dozen Family Fishing Festivals offered by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission in May and June. The first will run from 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 6 ...
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 5/3/2017 2:10:00 PM
  • A trick of the light: How the hatchetfish hides
  • a researcher at the University of Pennsylvania and lead author of a study published by the Journal of the Royal Society Interface. "The fish found a way to both simultaneously have this mirror-like property in ambient light, and a stealth technology when .
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  • 5/3/2017 6:51:00 AM
  • Blackfin smackdown
  • Bull blackfin were coming over the gunnels of the boat from every which way for this group from Pennsylvania. Then two bonus yellowtail decided to come up in the chum and they hit the ice too. Theres only a select few days to fish this coming week so dont
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 4/30/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • Hope is stocking fewer but bigger muskies will improve fishing
  • Bob Frye | Saturday, April 29, 2017, 4:57 p.m. To give anglers more of a chance to catch a musky, Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is going to stock fewer of them. Confused? It's a matter of size and survival, apparently. A few years ago, the ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 4/29/2017 9:15:00 PM
  • Erie-area weekend fishing report, April 28
  • Now back to the realities of spring in northwest Pennsylvania. Trout fishing has been very good since opening weekend. Water temperatures in area streams and lakes are warmer than usual. Flows have been excellent to tolerable. Now it seems that we have a .
  • Goerie
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  • 4/28/2017 6:10:00 AM
  • Fish Fry Friday: 2017 Wrap-Up, Best Winners Announced
  • What I’d love to see is the Diocese of Pittsburgh (and the Elks regional lodges) team up with the Pennsylvania Resources Council to apply zero waste techniques to the fish fries and other community events. Leveraging the assets of the larger diocese will .
  • pghlesbian.com
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  • 4/22/2017 9:30:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania State Record Black Crappie Caught
  • A Pennsylvania “state record” black crappie was taken during the annual spring time netting survey in the nursery waters of Pymatuning Lake by Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission biologists. While the 20 inch, 4 lb. 8 oz. Black Crappie will not be a ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 4/21/2017 11:15:00 PM
  • Commission considers bass fishing regulation
  • SELINSGROVE — It’s been nearly seven years since the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission imposed emergency regulations governing bass fishing on the Susquehanna and Juniata rivers. Now, the commission is considering whether to modify the regulation.
  • Lewistown Sentinel
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  • 4/20/2017 4:27:00 AM
  • Q and A with Samantha Fish
  • you should really find their albums). I spoke to Fish for an article while she and the band were prepping a show in Pennsylvania (there’s some videos form that show throughout the Q and A below) in which she discussed making the album, how she got ...
  • Star News Online
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  • 4/18/2017 4:56:00 AM
  • Proposal would allow bass fishing over spawn
  • (WHTM) — The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is seeking public comment on a proposal to change a bass fishing regulation on the lower portions of the Susquehanna and Juniata rivers. The current regulation makes it unlawful to fish for bass during ...
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  • 4/18/2017 4:29:00 AM
  • Police Say Man Assaulted Fish and Boat Officers
  • A man is facing multiple charges after police say he resisted arrest and assaulted two Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission conservation officers. According to a criminal complaint, Pennsylvania State Police were dispatched at about 5:30 p.m. on Thursday
  • State College
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  • 4/17/2017 9:34:00 PM
  • Opening of trout season as much about family as fish
  • NORTH ABINGTON TWP. — While Northeast Pennsylvania was hunkered down during the Blizzard of 2017 a month ago, Kevin Krimmel was waiting for Saturday. “It’s just a couple weeks before fishing season,” the Moosic resident recalled thinking during the ...
  • The Times Tribune
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  • 4/16/2017 4:19:00 AM
  • Fish & Boat Commission to spend $1.8M to fix leaky lake
  • BOILING SPRINGS – Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission wants to spend $1.8 million to fix a leaky lake in Cumberland County that caused a sinkhole nearby. Children’s Lake is about 15 miles southwest of Harrisburg. Township officials first thought they ...
  • tribdem.com
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  • 4/15/2017 3:46:00 AM
  • Opening weekend for trout season keeps fishing stores busy
  • HOLLIDAYSBURG -- Saturday is opening day for trout fishing in Pennsylvania, and store employees are working overtime to keep up with the demand. "Today will be crazy," Marlene Strock said Friday as she checked out customers at the cash register.
  • WJAC TV
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  • 4/14/2017 10:29:00 PM
  • PFBC to Sponsor "Fish PA! Kayak Giveaway”
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. (April 14) – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has partnered with Bass Pro Shops in Harrisburg to sponsor a giveaway that includes a Penn State themed fishing kayak, camping equipment, and a rod/reel combo, all to be ...
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  • 4/14/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • Better knots mean more fishing stories will have happy endings
  • With three weeks until the opening of Pennsylvania's statewide trout season, there's time for beginners to practice and for veterans to tighten up those knot-tying skills. "Talk to light tackle and fly fishermen about the biggest fish they've hooked and ..
  • Lewiston Tribune Online
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  • 4/14/2017 7:16:00 AM
  • Fish and Boat Commission listens to bass anglers
  • For some time bass anglers have been saying plenty to the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission about its proposal to remove the closed season on smallmouth and largemouth bass in the middle and lower Susquehanna and lower Juniata rivers. Proving it has ..
  • Lewistown Sentinel
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  • 4/13/2017 5:27:00 AM
  • Leaky lake in Boiling Springs to close for future fishing seasons
  • (WHTM) – A popular family and fishing destination in Boiling Springs will have to shut down in the upcoming summers. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is giving an update on Children’s Lake at a South Middleton Township meeting Thursday.
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  • 4/12/2017 10:32:00 PM
  • Last first day for Pennsylvania trout fishing 2017 on Saturday
  • Trout anglers have one more chance at a first day this year in the statewide opening day of trout season at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 15. It will be the first day of the general trout fishing season in the 49 counties of the state, where the regional opening
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 4/12/2017 10:19:00 AM
  • Kick off trout season with no mess or fuss
  • It’s spring, and you know what that means: the start of trout fishing season in Western Pennsylvania. Thousands of anglers will be angling for the best fishing spots in local streams and lakes on Saturday's statewide opening of trout season. And the ones .
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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  • 4/12/2017 4:03:00 AM
  • 5 serene Pennsylvania streams to go trout fishing
  • The 2017 PA trout season is now underway. It opened last week in Lancaster and 17 other southeast Pennsylvania counties. That’s great. It gives people the chance to head out before and after work to catch some fish. I get that. But I have to admit, I ...
  • Lancaster Online
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  • 4/11/2017 11:11:00 AM
  • Teaching kids to fish takes time and a tackle box
  • All it takes is an inexpensive fishing pole and a tackle box. q q q Charlie Burchfield is an active member and past president of the Pennsylvania Outdoor Writers Association, an active member of the Professional Outdoor Media Association, Outdoor Writers .
  • Courier-Express
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  • 4/10/2017 9:56:00 AM
  • State police, kids take part in Fish with a Trooper Day
  • They get to see that police officers are human, and that we like to do fun things outdoors," said Trooper Marc Allen of the Pennsylvania State Police in Bethlehem. Fish With A Trooper Day was sponsored by The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission and Cabel
  • 69 WFMZ TV News
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  • 4/9/2017 3:03:00 PM
  • Founder of Squirrel Tails for Trout and Fish and Boat Commission Partner
  • Domico is now extremely proud to partner with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission. Together, Domico and the PFBC plan to enhance fishing programs throughout the commonwealth. Their primary objective will be to promote “Families Hooked on Fishing.”
  • Gant Daily
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  • 4/8/2017 9:07:00 AM
  • Editorial | Take the kids out to enjoy a day of fishing
  • The mentoring program was launched in 2013 by the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission as a way of introducing youngsters to the joys of fishing without having to joust with the crowds on opening day. The young anglers are allowed to keep two trout with .
  • tribdem.com
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  • 4/7/2017 7:55:00 AM
  • PFBC stocking fish for opening day of trout season
  • BROCKWAY - The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission has been working hard to make sure the waters are ready for anglers on opening day next weekend. The PFBC stocked Walburn Run, Rattlesnake Creek, Rattlesnake Run, Wolf Run and Little Toby Creek in ...
  • WJAC TV
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  • 4/6/2017 9:12:00 PM
  • Fly fishing museum gets new home
  • The Pennsylvania Fly Fishing Museum has a new home in the Midstate. Roughly a month ago, the museum was packed up from the shores of Yellow Breeches Creek at Allenberry Resort and move into its new home along LeTort Spring Run in Middlesex Township.
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 4/5/2017 11:48:00 PM
  • 'Surprise' discovery of Europe's first cave-dwelling fish
  • Cave loaches have also been found much further north than other species. A team of researchers in Pennsylvania argued that their discovery of cave sculpins around 14 years ago was probably the furthest north that cave fish would ever be found. The German .
  • BBC
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  • 4/4/2017 12:12:00 PM
  • Fish and Boat Commission to brief township officials on Children's Lake
  • The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission will update South Middleton Township officials on the approximate $1.8 million project to repair Children's Lake. The commission will be at the township's board of supervisors meeting at 6 p.m. Thursday ...
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 4/3/2017 1:04:00 PM
  • Enter Your Catch in the Big Fish Contest
  • BROOKVILLE – The Pennsylvania Great Outdoors Visitors Bureau has announced its fourth annual Big Fish Contest, which runs April through June. There’s no shortage of great places to cast a line in the PA Great Outdoors, including two nationally ...
  • Gant Daily
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  • 4/3/2017 9:09:00 AM
  • Gone fishing
  • The dividing line for Pennsylvania trout fishing runs along Schuylkill County, where the season opened on Saturday, so anglers crossed the border from places to the north like Sugarloaf Township, West Hazleton and Glen Lyon to get a head start on the ...
  • Standard Speaker
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  • 4/2/2017 8:20:00 AM
  • PFBC designing courses to encourage women to try fishing
  • “There just seemed an overwhelming response,” Daniel, an instructor with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission, said. Hoping that Daniel can continue the momentum, the commission this year put her in charge of programs for women and youth
  • The Times Tribune
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  • 4/2/2017 5:05:00 AM
  • Trout time is near
  • “The opening day of trout season is always a big event that anglers and their friends and families look forward to each year,” Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission Executive Director John Arway said. “It’s a way to kick off spring and start ...
  • Centre Daily
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  • 4/1/2017 11:02:00 PM
  • Trout fishing opener 'about average' across Central Pennsylvania
  • Trout anglers on the first day of trout fishing season on Saturday were greeted by streams running a bit high from Friday's heavy rains. In those streams running through agricultural areas the water was also heavily clouded with runoff. For most, however .
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 4/1/2017 5:50:00 PM
  • Tie it right and tight or risk losing that fish
  • With three weeks until the opening of Pennsylvania’s statewide trout season, there’s time for beginners to practice and for veterans to tighten up those knot-tying skills. “Talk to light tackle and fly fishermen about the biggest fish they’ve ...
  • Longview Daily News
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  • 3/31/2017 5:05:00 AM
  • Family fun fishing event at Sweet Arrow
  • Check-in begins at 6:30 a.m. at the clubhouse area or at the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Access area pavilion. If you preregister, there is no need to check-in until you redeem your food voucher. Registration may close early at the boat access but will ...
  • Times News
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  • 3/30/2017 5:56:00 PM
  • Coastal Outdoors: Fishing expected to improve as weather warms
  • Eric Traub (912-655-4595, www.saltwatercharters.com), who told of a Pennsylvania couple, Keith and Debbie Palumbo having a big day last week with both reds and trout. One of the reds measured 30 inches, the largest at 33 inches. “It was good fishing ...
  • SavannahNow
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  • 3/29/2017 11:02:00 PM
  • What's new this year in Pennsylvania trout fishing?
  • Streams may be bit higher, with the recent melt of the snow deposited by winter storm Stella and rains this week, but anglers will find most other aspects of the 2017 trout fishing season unchanged from last year when the season opens at 8 a.m. Saturday ..
  • Central Pennsylvania
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  • 3/29/2017 9:30:00 AM
  • Fish population study in works for Scrubgrass Creek watershed
  • The $5,000 grant is coming from the Coldwater Heritage Partnership, which consists of the state Fish and Boat Commission, the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, the Foundation for Pennsylvania Watersheds and the state Council of Trout
  • Derrick
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  • 3/28/2017 6:19:00 AM
  • Fly Fishing Show Protects Name
  • The words "Fly Fishing Show" are registered for the exclusive use of the Fly Fishing Show of Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA. Retail fly-fishing stores, clubs, IFFF and TU chapters and all others may use anything except Fly Fishing Show. United States ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/28/2017 5:40:00 AM
  • You really should learn how to fly fish this spring
  • And contrary to what many folks might believe, fly-fishing for trout is not all that difficult. A good all-around outfit for central Pennsylvania waters should be built around a rod eight to nine feet in length and rated for a 5- or 6-weight line.
  • Altoona Mirror
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  • 3/27/2017 4:25:00 AM
  • Fly-fishing at Slippery Rock Creek
  • Slippery Rock Creek in Wayne Township was recently stocked with both brown and rainbow trout and is the only Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission’s catch and release fly-fishing location that is open year round.
  • Ellwood City Ledger
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  • 3/27/2017 12:08:00 AM
  • Tie it right and tight or risk losing that fish
  • With three weeks until the opening of Pennsylvania’s statewide trout season, there’s time for beginners to practice and for veterans to tighten up those knot-tying skills. “Talk to light tackle and fly fishermen about the biggest fish they’ve ...
  • Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
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  • 3/26/2017 4:07:00 AM
  • 4.2 million fish ready: Pennsylvania trout season set to open
  • Rachael Frazier stood on the banks of the Wissahickon Creek with her toddler son Logan, both ready to take part in a military-scale operation few outside the fishing community know about: stocking waterways for the April 1 start of trout season in ...
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 3/25/2017 4:00:00 AM
  • Pennsylvania considers raising cost of fishing licenses
  • Jacob Tierney & Matthew Medsger of the Tribune-Review wrote this article where it first appeared. The state Fish and Boat Commission may soon start angling for more of what’s in your wallet. Legislation submitted to the state General Assembly seeks to ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/20/2017 12:40:00 PM
  • Hatchery has raising fish down to a science
  • How to protect the fish from other Pennsylvania predators is a little less obvious. The Huntsdale Fish Hatchery in Penn Township, which is run by the Pennsylvania Fish & Boat Commission, keeps its eggs and minnows indoors, but the majority of its trout ...
  • The Sentinel Cumberlink
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  • 3/19/2017 10:23:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania considers raising cost of fishing licenses
  • The state Fish and Boat Commission may soon start angling for more of what's in your wallet. Legislation submitted to the state General Assembly seeks to raise the price of next year's fishing licenses for the first time since 2005. Senate Bill 460 ...
  • solomonswords.blogspot.com
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  • 3/19/2017 5:22:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania considers raising cost of fishing licenses
  • The state Fish and Boat Commission may soon start angling for more of what's in your wallet. Legislation submitted to the state General Assembly seeks to raise the price of next year's fishing licenses for the first time since 2005. Senate Bill 460 ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 3/19/2017 2:53:00 PM
  • Collecting antique hunting, fishing items growing in popularity
  • For more information call 570-587-1302, 570-587-4427 or email [email protected] or [email protected] Bob Kester cherishes the old traditions of hunting and fishing in Pennsylvania, and he’s sad to see them disappear. But the Clarks Summit resident is ...
  • Times-Leader
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  • 3/19/2017 2:17:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania considers raising cost of fishing licences
  • The state Fish and Boat Commission may soon start angling for more of what's in your wallet. Legislation submitted to the state General Assembly seeks to raise the price of next year's fishing licenses for the first time since 2005. Senate Bill 460 ...
  • PITTSBURGH TRIBUNE-REVIEW
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  • 3/19/2017 3:41:00 AM
  • Brian Wingard
  • I also do video work to give a step by step approach into the sport and also have done videos for the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission to show anglers how to fish for carp. My main focus is to help anglers get into carp fishing or assist them in ...
  • odumagazine.com
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  • 3/15/2017 4:46:00 PM
  • PCN Live Call-In show with the Fish and Boat Commission has been rescheduled
  • (March 13) – Anglers, boaters and others interested in conservation and outdoor recreational issues are invited to tune in to their local Pennsylvania Cable Network (PCN) station on Tuesday evening, March 14, for a live discussion with Pennsylvania Fish ..
  • solomonswords.blogspot.com
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  • 3/14/2017 11:44:00 PM
  • March Big Bass Florida Fishing Charter- Hendry County
  • For most of my life fishing has been a passion. Over the years I have fished bass tournaments across Pennsylvania and on lakes and rivers up and down the East Coast. I have participated in B.A.S.S., FLW Stren Series, Walmart BFL’s and ABA tournaments ...
  • bassonline.com
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  • 3/13/2017 8:10:00 PM
  • Pennsylvania: Public Meetings on Susquehanna River Bass Proposal
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission (PFBC) has scheduled three public meetings to collect comments on a proposal to remove the closed season on Smallmouth and Largemouth Bass at the middle and lower Susquehanna and lower Juniata ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 3/13/2017 4:59:00 AM
  • Steelhead fight way to notorious reputation
  • KINGSVILLE, Ohio — There are 78 species of fish living in Conneaut Creek, which does an about-face near this tiny burgh in Ashtabula County and makes a run parallel to Lake Erie before dumping into the big water, just a mile or so from the Pennsylvania lin
  • Toledo Blade
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  • 3/12/2017 12:50:00 PM
  • Commentary: Zen and the art of ice fishing
  • My story would detail a quirky and fun offshoot of one of Pennsylvania's biggest hobbies. After all, there were 878,445 licensed fishermen in the state last year. Erin Czech, a waterways conservation officer with the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission .
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 3/12/2017 1:09:00 AM
  • Bernstine to Host March 27 Seminar on PA’s Fish and Boat Programs
  • “We have many anglers and boaters in the 10 th District, and I hope they consider coming out to learn what Pennsylvania’s waterways have to offer this season,” Bernstine said. This seminar is free to attend and boating or fishing licenses are not require
  • ellwoodcity.org
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  • 3/10/2017 1:06:00 PM
  • Bernstine to host seminar on fish and boat programs
  • Boating and fishing licenses are not required. “We have many anglers and boaters in the 10th District, and I hope they consider coming out to learn what Pennsylvania’s waterways have to offer this season,” Bernstine said. A representative from the ...
  • New Castle News
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  • 3/9/2017 10:10:00 PM
  • Mentored events to kick off 2017 Pennsylvania fishing
  • HARRISBURG, Pa. – This winter’s unseasonably warm weather has parents and kids eagerly awaiting the start of the 2017 fishing season, which kicks off March 25 with the first of two Mentored Youth Trout Days. The second one is set for April 8.
  • Outdoor News
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  • 3/9/2017 9:09:00 PM
  • Zen and the art of ice fishing
  • My story would detail a quirky and fun offshoot of one of Pennsylvania’s biggest hobbies. After all, there were 878,445 licensed fishermen in the state last year. Erin Czech, the Waterways Conservation Officer with the PA Fish and Boat Commission ...
  • Philadelphia Daily News
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  • 3/9/2017 12:12:00 PM
  • Fish Changed in a Surprising Way Before Invading Land
  • “This study helps explain how fishes built for life in the water could be lured to shore without losing their competitive edge along the way,” says Lauren Sallan from the University of Pennsylvania, who was not involved in the work. Eyes don’t ...
  • The Atlantic
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  • 3/8/2017 12:41:00 PM

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