Stalking the great blue heron

Stalking the great blue heron

The heron walked stealthily as if tiptoeing on those spindly legs. Each step led further away from me as the bird inched toward a tuft of reeds near the shore of Lily Lake that hid it partially. Then it hid completely. Now it was my turn. Each paddle blade slipped...
How is archery deer season going?

How is archery deer season going?

I would like to hear from hunters who take a deer or have an interesting story to share from this archery season. Call me at 570-501-3587 or send emails and photos to...
Rare bird seen at PA preserve

Rare bird seen at PA preserve

A sedge wren has been seen at a the Gynedd Preserve near Lansdale in Montgomery County. The bird has virtually vanished from Pennsylvania, where it is on the endangered species list. Habitat loss played a role in reducing the bird’s presence. All About Birds....
Go 4-wheeling on game lands

Go 4-wheeling on game lands

Motorists in four-wheel-drive vehicles with high clearances can take a driving tour of game lands in Carbon and Luzerne counties to see food plots and other improvements. A tour of State Game Land 141 on the Broad Mountain Nesquehoning, Carbon County will be offered...
Labor Day licenses $1 for fishing

Labor Day licenses $1 for fishing

Anyone can fish for $1 on Labor Day. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission offers that special fee for a Labor Day license to state residents and tourists so anyone can enjoy a day on the water. Labor Day occurs on Sept. 4. Two weeks later on Sept. 19, young...