70 hummingbird species in Pennsylvania in the 2022 U.S., according on the State of the Birds report, “at the tipping point.”
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Another Pennsylvania Forest Inducted into the Old-Growth Forest Network
Designated as a National Natural Landmark by the National Park Service in 1973, Hemlocks Natural Area is the home to many hemlock trees that are believed to be more than 225 years old.
New Regulations Allow the Invasive Snakehead To Be Taken By Bowfishing Methods
According to the new regulations made by the Pennsylvania Board of Fish and Boat Commissioners, snakeheads, also known as frankenfish, are joining the list of species that may be taken by bowfishing methods in Pennsylvania.
An Ecological Restoration Project Launched in PA’s Historic Forest Camp
The historic Camp Michaux in Cumberland County has long been the victim of invasive plants.
After a Century, the Largest Catfish Species in North America is Coming Back to Pennsylvania
Starting this week, the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission is planning to bring back blue catfish to the Allegheny, Ohio, and Monongahela rivers.
Meet the Hellbender, Pennsylvania’s Misunderstood State Amphibian
Ever hear of Pennsylvania’s state amphibian, the Hellbender? While the name may seem cool, it definitely adds to the poor creature’s bad reputation and misunderstood life.
Orphaned Montana Bear Cubs Headed for PA Sanctuary
Two orphaned grizzly bear cubs are on their way to Rivendale Wildlife Sanctuary in Washington County after their mother was euthanized for developing a proclivity for human food.
Seven Pennsylvania Lakes to Visit During a Hot Summer
A trip to the lake might be what you or your family needs to beat the heat these next few months.