Month: January 2015

The very lively “dead of winter”

Deer rifles have been oiled and put away, the Game Land parking lots are empty and formerly orange-clad hunters are reminiscing about the past season’s successes and woes (with the exception of a few die-hard small game and canine hunters still out there). Does…

Broadband, with a Bird’s Eye View

This post has been shared with permission from the Comcast Voices blog. We appreciate Comcast Business’s support of the 2015 bald eagle nest live stream project. By Dave Dombroski, VP of Comcast Business, Keystone “Can you wire a tree with broadband?” That was the question posed to…

Safety Zones

Safety zones: It is unlawful to hunt for, shoot at, trap, take, chase or disturb wildlife within 150 yards of any occupied residence, camp, industrial or commercial building, farm house or farm building, or school or playground without the permission of the occupants. It…

How Deer Survive Cold Winters

Deer have several adaptations that allow them to survive in winter.  Remember, Pennsylvania is not the northern most range of the whitetail.  Deer can be found as far north as southern Canada where temperatures are lower and snow is deeper for longer periods of…