The bag limit for the birds is 25 per day, but four of the hunters each took at least 48 more than they were allowed that day and have been fined $10,400 each.
The state’s Board of Game Commissioners said Wednesday it removed the proposal from its January meeting agenda after receiving hundreds of public comments.
The last of New Jersey’s five state-sponsored bear hunts began Monday, as wildlife officials and opponents of the hunt sparred over whether the hunt has been effective and should be renewed.
The ban had been in place since last week due to the ongoing manhunt for police ambush suspect Eric Frein, who shot and killed State Police Cpl. Bryon Dickson II on Sept. 12th.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission issued the ban on Wednesday, one day after state police revealed that two pipe bombs were found in the woods where 31-year-old Eric Frein is believed to be hiding.
The family of a 6-day-old Pennsylvania boy who was wounded by a hunter’s stray bullet says the infant is expected to survive, but will be blind.
How could someone even possibly face animal cruelty charges if there’s nothing illegal about killing the animal?
The sponsor of the bills says the legislation is prompted by sportsmen in Massachusetts who expressed concerns about drones being used to videotape legal hunting and fishing.
It’s well known that Trent Cole likes to hunt. Not just quarterbacks, but wildlife.
New Jersey State Police say they are now “exploring other investigative leads” in locating an elderly man who went missing while hunting at a park in southern New Jersey last week.
Escape the sweat and grime of the city by traveling to a green, lush New York State Park this summer.
Sportsmen and farmers are facing off over a proposal to allow Sunday hunting in Pennsylvania.
South Jersey farmers are looking for a little help in controlling the Canada goose population devouring their crops.
The Pennsylvania Gaming Commission says pesky porcupines can be hunted, giving its approval for a nearly six-month hunting season.
Officials at Valley Forge National Park say they will begin shooting deer at the park next month in an effort to thin the herd.