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Pennsylvania 2018 Pheasant Hunting Season is Underway
Submitted by: Backcountry Press Outdoor News
Posted on: 10/29/18
CHANGES IN PHEASANT PERMIT REQUIREMENTS
All adult hunters and some senior hunters who pursue pheasants in Pennsylvania are required to purchase a pheasant permit in addition to a general hunting license. Junior hunters pursuing pheasants now need a FREE permit.
HEN PHEASANT HUNTING PERMITTED IN NEW AREAS
The somerset WPRA has been dissolved, and the area has been reopened to either-sex pheasant hunting.
Stock Image courtesy of UT fish & game
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Pennsylvania 2018 pheasant hunting season opened statewide Oct 20 and runs through Nov. 24. The season re-opens again Dec. 10-24 and Dec. 26-Feb. 28.
There is no open season for taking pheasants in Wild Pheasant Recovery Areas, except within the Central Susquehanna Wild Pheasant Recovery Area, as authorized by executive order.