July 22, 2017 RSS feed / Outdoors

Wolf Tracks

Outdoor Columnist

As Jim Zoschg reports in his “Inside the Outdoors” column on this page, chronic wasting disease continues to spread toward Cameron and Potter counties. More...

ELK WATCHER'S JOURNAL

Calves roaming in elk country

What can a visitor to the Pennsylvania elk range expect to see in late July?  If you’re lucky, you could catch a glimpse of calves running and playing in nursery groups, or even wading or swimming across streams with their mothers.  T More...

Float trip on the Allegheny

A local celebration of the Allegheny River’s selection as Pennsylvania’s River of the Year has been scheduled for Wednesday, July 26. More...

INSIDE THE OUTDOORS

CWD spreads closer to elk herd

Someone spotted a small buck wandering listlessly along the edge of a field in Clearfield County’s Bell Township. A Pa. Game Commission wildlife conservation officer took one look at the whitetail and suspected the worst. More...

Five more local streams protected

Five more headwater stream sections in Potter County will be protected from degradation – under penalty of law – following action last month by the Pa. More...

Youths heading to ‘outdoor classroom’

Hundreds of boys and girls have learned about nature and environmental conservation during the three-plus decades that the Potter County Junior Conservation School has operated. More...