Pennsylvania Game Commission Meeting April 21 & 22

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The agenda for the Pennsylvania Board of Game Commissioners meeting, which is slated for April 21-22, was posted on the agency's website www.pgc.state.pa.us, and can be viewed by clicking the "Next Commissioners' Meeting" box toward the bottom of the homepage and then on the agenda link.

The Board meeting will be held in the auditorium of the agency's Harrisburg headquarters to collect additional recommendations on the 2008-09 seasons and bag limits, and to conduct a workshop and formal meeting. The headquarters is at 2001 Elmerton Ave., just off the Progress Avenue exit of Interstate 81 in Harrisburg.

On Monday, April 21, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Board will hear public comments on the proposed 2008-09 hunting and furtaking seasons and bag limits. Individuals interested in offering public testimony - limited to five minutes - may begin to register at 7:45 a.m. on a first-come, first-to-speak basis. At the completion of the public comment period, the Board will receive various staff reports.

On Tuesday, April 22, beginning at 8:30 a.m., the Game Commission will take up its prepared agenda to, among other things, give final approval to hunting and trapping seasons and bag limits for 2008-09. Doors open at 7:45 a.m. Antlerless deer license allocations for the 2008-09 seasons also will be presented for the Board to approve.