Western Pennsylvania waterfowl migration report for Nov. 18, 2009

   November 18, 2009 8:59 am    0

The weekly waterfowl migration reports for western Pennsylvania from the Pro-Staff at Avery Outdoors:


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Remnants of a trout fishing weekend

   November 16, 2009 3:26 pm    0

Saturday offered one of the finest days of the entire year in northwestern Pennsylvania, too fine to be cooped up when there was important stuff like trout fishing to be done.


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Help choose the adventurer of the year

   November 16, 2009 2:42 pm    0

Vote in National Geographic Adventure’s first Readers’ Choice Adventurer of the Year poll and help highlight 2009’s top personalities and moments. On a related note, Orvis is sponsoring two photo contests worth checking out, for Cover Dog and Fly Fishing. Win cool stuff, including your dog or fishing photo on the cover of a future…


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Use common sense and courtesy on steelhead streams

   November 16, 2009 2:36 pm    0

An open letter from Chris Niebauer, president of the Pennsylvania Steelhead Association:


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Pennsylvania bear season tips

   November 13, 2009 12:11 pm    0

Check out the NWPA Outdoors page in the Nov. 15 Erie Times-News sports section for 10 tips from Steve Sherk on bear hunting in Pennsylvania. Get a head start by checking out the Pennsylvania Game Commission’s season and field forecasts and the 2008 harvest numbers and facts.


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New life jacket law takes effect in New York state Nov. 1

   October 30, 2009 9:01 am    1

Be aware that New York’s cold-weather life-jacket boating law goes into effect Sunday, Nov. 1. Those people operating or aboard motorboats, canoes, kayaks, rowboats and sailboats less than 21 feet must wear personal flotation devices while they are on the water from Nov. 1 to May 1. Violations could cost $25 to $100 each. Kids…


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Lake Erie fishing report for Oct. 28, 2009

   October 28, 2009 12:27 pm    0

Reports on fishing on and around Lake Erie from Ohio and New York. There is no report from the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission this week:


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Pennsylvania waterfowl migration report for week of Oct. 25

   October 28, 2009 12:07 pm    0

This week’s waterfowl migration report from the Avery Outdoors Pro-Staff:


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Erie lands Stren, College Fishing tournaments for 2010

   October 27, 2009 2:06 pm    0

Erie will play host to Stren Series and National Guard FLW College Fishing bass tournaments in September 2010. The Stren Series Northern Division tournament will take place Sept. 9-11, and the Northern Division college event will occur Sept. 11. Both events are part of circuits put on by FLW Outdoors, the world’s largest fishing tournament…


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Waterfowl hunting season opens at Presque Isle

   October 27, 2009 12:16 pm    0

The empty duck blinds lining water’s edge and roadways at Presque Isle State Park are likely to be filled with hunters on your next drive or walk through the park.


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