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Sunday, November 28, 2010

Pennsylvania hunters see effects of gas-drilling operations

State Game Lands #59, Potter County, Pennsylvania click on photo to view large

When the improvements began on the dirt and gravel roads five or six years ago, Mark Leib assumed he would be seeing new logging operations in his favorite deer-hunting spot in Clearfield County. Or maybe, the 51-year-old New Cumberland resident guessed, Four-Mile Road through the area near Penfield where he grew up hunting deer was about to become part of a new route on the elk tour, the showcase for Gov. Ed Rendell’s developing “Pennsylvania Wilds” tourism initiative. Click to Read more