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Multi-Year License Discounts Available Through December
December 19, 2014
Executive Director to Appear on WITF Radio Smart Talk on Dec. 10
December 9, 2014
York County’s Muddy Creek Access Area to Temporarily Close
December 8, 2014
Prices of 2015 Fishing Licenses Reduced Starting on Cyber Monday
November 24, 2014
Voters Choose Pink for 2015 Fishing License Button
November 18, 2014
Mandatory Life Jacket Requirement Starts November 1
October 31, 2014
Commissioner Hussar Sworn in as District 5 Representative
October 14, 2014
Meeting Scheduled at Cabela’s to Update Anglers on Musky Management Plan
October 8, 2014
PFBC Reduces Price of Fishing Licenses for 2015 Season
September 30, 2014
PFBC, Pocono Raceway Award Ultimate Angler Kayak
September 26, 2014
Trout Stockings, Steelhead Fishing Highlight Fall Fishing
September 25, 2014
Quarterly Meeting Scheduled for September 29-30
September 19, 2014
Discover ‘Best Of’ Yough River at Upcoming Presentation
September 16, 2014
Cast Your Ad in the 2015 Fish & Boat Summary Book
September 9, 2014
Public Hearing Scheduled on Proposed Striped Bass Changes
September 8, 2014
Construction to begin at Lehigh County's Leaser Lake
September 2, 2014
PFBC Announces Invitation to Apply for State Wildlife Grant Funding
August 29, 2014
Fishing Regulations Lifted at Lake Jean in Ricketts Glen State Park
August 28, 2014
Discounted Fishing License Available for Labor Day
August 27, 2014
Drawdown to Begin at Colyer Lake
August 27, 2014
Paddlers Reminded to Obtain Launch Permits
August 20, 2014
Labor Day Marks PA’s Second Mentored Youth Fishing Day Discounted License Available
August 15, 2014
Experts Praise Philadelphia and Delaware River as Premier Fishing Destinations
August 14, 2014
Anglers Urged to Help Prevent Spread of Aquatic Invasive Species in Erie County
August 11, 2014
World's Top Anglers Descend on Philly's Delaware River
August 6, 2014
Voting Underway for Color of 2015 Fishing License Button
August 6, 2014
PFBC, Pocono Raceway to Give Away Ultimate Angler Kayak
July 30, 2014
Fish and Boat Commission Urges EPA Help on Susquehanna River
July 29, 2014
Young Kids Casting Championships Set for Saturday
July 24, 2014
Governor’s Innovation Office Presents Innovator Awards to State Agencies
July 22, 2014
PFBC Schedules Public Meeting on Proposal to Reduce Slow, No-Wake Zone
July 17, 2014
PFBC Elects New Officers at Quarterly Business Meeting
July 15, 2014
Grants Awarded for Sinnemahoning Projects
July 15, 2014
Labor Day Selected as Second Mentored Youth Fishing Day: Discounted License Available
July 14, 2014
Quarterly Meeting Scheduled for July 14-15
July 3, 2014
PFBC to Present Franklin Kury with Ralph Abele Conservation Heritage Award
June 26, 2014
Independence Day Marks Second Fish-for-Free Day
June 26, 2014
PFBC to Participate in BUI Dry Water Operation
June 25, 2014
PFBC Hosts Outdoors Night with Harrisburg Senators Baseball
June 18, 2014
Helicopter Aquatic Rescue Team Receives International Recognition
June 18, 2014
Boaters Urged to Check Water Conditions and Wear Life Jackets
June 6, 2014
PFBC to Receive $800,000 from Power Plant Certification
June 6, 2014
Bass Season Kicks Off June 14
June 4, 2014
Currents Newsletter
May/June 2014
Public Meeting to Discuss Proposed Changes to Pine Creek
May 22, 2014
Correction to PA Game & Fish Magazine Story
May 19, 2014
Life Jackets Focus of National Safe Boating Week
May 16, 2014
Memorial Day Marks First Fish-for-Free Day
May 16, 2014
PA Fish and Boat Commission Applauds New Way to Check Lake Erie Boating Conditions
May 15, 2014
PFBC Recruits New Class of Waterways Conservation Officers
May 8, 2014
PFBC Holds Quarterly Business Meeting at Lake Wallenpaupack
May 6, 2014
Statewide Mentored Youth Fishing Day Set for May 10
April 30, 2014
Lehigh County’s Leaser Lake to be Lowered for Repair Work
April 30, 2014
Public Meeting Scheduled for Update on Colyer Lake
April 29, 2014
Community and State Organizations Offer Two Family Fishing Programs
April 28, 2014
May 3 Marks Start of Walleye Season
April 25, 2014
Governor Corbett Commits $2 million to Restore Glade Run Lake
April 23, 2014
Quarterly Meeting Scheduled for May 5-6
April 22, 2014
2014 Family Fishing Festivals Set for May and June
April 17, 2014
Family Fishing Trout Program Scheduled at Fuller Lake
April 16, 2014
Fishing and Boating Topic of PCN TV Live Call-in Show
April 7, 2014
PFBC Sets 2014 Daily Creel Limits for Lake Erie Yellow Perch and Walleye
April 4, 2014
PFBC Announces Invitation to Apply for State Wildlife Grant Funding
April 4, 2014
April 12 Marks Statewide Opening Day of Trout Season
April 3, 2014
Businesses Offering Free Youth Fishing Licenses in Advance of Mentored Youth Fishing Day
April 1, 2014
April Issue of Currents Newsletter
March 28, 2014
PA Fish and Boat Commission Plans Linesville Open House
March 25, 2014
Erie Science Consortium Seeks Public Support for Buoy System
March 20, 2014
Legislative Study Shows PFBC Tops Among Resource Agencies in Cost Effectiveness
March 19, 2014
March 29 Marks Opening Day of Trout in 18 Southeastern Counties – PFBC Kicks Off ‘Thank You’ Campaign
March 19, 2014
PFBC Reschedules Mentored Youth Fishing Days to May 10
March 19, 2014
Ned Smith and PA Fish and Boat Commission Team Up to Present Exhibition
March 12, 2014
Mentored Youth Fishing Days Fast Approaching
March 12, 2014
Annual Fishing License Button Available March 12
March 6, 2014
Currents Newsletter – February/March
February/March 2014
Gear Up for Mentored Youth Fishing Days
February 27, 2014
Executive Director Arway to Present Annual Report to House Game & Fisheries Committee
February 18, 2014
PFBC to Close Lake Nessmuk, Conduct Fish Salvage
February 12, 2014
Boating Advisory Board to Meet February 13
February 10, 2014
2014 Adult Trout Stocking Schedules Now Available
January 31, 2014
Currents Newsletter
January 2014
Anglers Encouraged to Vote for Color of New Fishing License Button
January 24, 2014
Commissioners Approve Voluntary Youth License
January 23, 2014
Fish and Boat, Game Commissions Secure Long-Term Preservation of Armstrong County Island
January 21, 2014
Executive Director to Appear on WITF Panel to Discuss Susquehanna River
January 15, 2014
Quarterly Meeting Scheduled for January 22-23
January 14, 2014
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Harrisburg Press Office - Including all questions after 4 p.m., weekends, and holidays.

All questions related to pollution incidents and fish kills; law enforcement actions and investigations; boating incidents; and policy, legislative and budget issues.

Eric Levis, Press Secretary
(717) 705-7806
(717) 919-7185 (cell)

P.O. Box 67000
Harrisburg, PA 17106-7000

Regional Offices - For local and general information about fishing and boating; to set up interviews on general issues; and to set up interviews with waterways conservation officers on general safety issues.
Keith Edwards
(814) 336-2426
Denny Tubbs
(814) 279-3078
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Dee Fisher
(717) 705-7919
Walt Dietz
(570) 477-2206
Andrew Desko
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