Anterless allocations decreased in Northumberland County April 16, 2013 Pennsylvania

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Anterless allocations decreased in Northumberland County April 16, 2013 Pennsylvania, News Item
... Hunters will have 27,000 antlerless permits available in WMU 4C for over-the-counter sales for the upcoming license year. Agency staff had recommended that 35,000 permits be issued, which is what were issued last year, to continue stabilizing the size of the herd... During the last eight years an estimated 66,700 antlerless deer were taken in 4C for an average of 8,337 per year. During that period the high was 9,800 in '05; the low was 7,100 in '09; and 7,800 were taken during the 2012-13 seasons...

Antlerless allocations decrease in northeast April 20, 2013 Pennsylvania, Wilkes Barre Times-Leader
... all of Monroe and Pike counties and parts of Wayne, Lackawanna, Luzerne, Carbon and Northampton, has 13.9 deer per square mile - the second lowest figure in the state ... the PGC Board of Commissioners took a big step to improve deer numbers in WMU 3D when they voted to cut the antlerless license allocation by 7,000 for the upcoming hunting season...

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