Hunting, Trapping & Shooting
Death in A Lonely Land: More Hunting, Fishing , and Shooting on Five Continents
SK33 .C339 1990
Following the success of Last Horizons, Peter Capstick now presents a second volume of pieces culled from such magazines as Outdoor Life, NRA's American Hunter, Guns & Ammo, and Petersen's Hunting.
Doug Painter and the editors of Field & Stream
q SK33.C5895 2004
The Complete Hunter is a book intended for hunters with any level of experience and covers: the best way to hunt white-tailed deer; how to choose bowhunting gear; care and safety for your firearm; how to hunt turkeys; the best methods for hunting pheasants, grouse, doves, quail, and other upland birds; and, how to hit your mark in all shooting sports, including trap, skeet, and sporting clays.
Gun Dog Breeds: A Guide To Spaniels, Retrievers, And Pointing Dogs
This book covers the history, physical characteristics, temperaments, and field capabilities of the more than thirty dog breeds used to hunt gamebirds. It also gives advice on how to select a breed and pick a puppy.
Edited By Jay Cassell
This volume has something for everyone who hunts--its selections celebrate hunting for big game, small game, waterfowl, turkeys, African game, and more.
Edited By Lamar Underwood
The true stories here feature a variety of game, in locations that range from high Yukon Territory mountain peaks to lowland swamps off of Mobile Bay, Alabama. This is an indispensable volume for all lovers and students of the natural world.
Browse the Catalog
For additional titles on hunting and shooting, browse the library catalog under the subjects:
Allegheny County Health Department: Approved Deer Processors
The Allegheny County Health Department has a list of local deer processors, all of whom are inspected and permitted by Allegheny County Health Department or PA Department of Agriculture. You may contact them to be added to the list.
Allegheny Sport Show
An annual show at the Monroeville Expo-Mart.
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Outdoors
Each Sunday the Post-Gazette lists area shoots and has columns on hunting and fishing.
Tribune Review Sports: Outdoors
Articles from the Sunday edition of the Tribune Review on hunting and fishing.
Penn State Cooperative Extension Publications
Free publications in PDF format.
Pennsylvania Federation of Sportsmen's Clubs
The mission of The Pennsylvania Federation Of Sportsmenís Clubs Inc. is to provide a statewide, united voice for the concerns of all sportsmen and conservationists; to insure their rights and interests are protected, and to protect and enhance the environment and our natural resources. It currently has 67,000 members.
Pennsylvania Game Commission
Includes information by county, regulations and fees, publications, and maps of the Pennsylvania Game Lands.
Pennsylvania Taxidermist Association
Find a member to stuff your deer or bear or turkey.
Pennsylvania Trappers' Association
The Pennsylvania Trappers' Association gathers information from its membership and makes recommendations to the PA Game Commission for trapping seasons and bag limits.
United Bowhunters of Pennsylvania
A non-profit organization dedicated to the preservation, promotion and protection of bowhunting opportunities.
Wild Turkey Federation, Pennsylvania Chapter
Working for the conservation of the wild turkey and the preservation of the turkey hunting tradition.
Ohio Department of Natural Resources: Division of Wildlife
Check here for information on Hunting in Ohio, including licenses and seasons.
West Virginia Division of Natural Resources
Includes hunting, fishing, wildlife resources, parks & forests, and environmental resources.
Field & Stream Magazine
Field & Stream's website contains the table of contents of the current issue, selected articles and columns.
Hunting and fishing information west of the Appalachians
National Hunting and Fishing Day
An annual event held the 3rd Saturday in September.
The National Rifle Association of America (NRA)
Publishes a magazine called American Hunter
National Wild Turkey Federation
The NWTF is a 450,000-member grassroots, nonprofit organization with members in 50 states, Canada and 11 other foreign countries. It supports scientific wildlife management on public, private and corporate lands as well as wild turkey hunting as a traditional North American sport. On their website you can learn about the wild turkey and about conservation.
Outdoor Life Magazine
Sections on Hunting, Fishing, Survival.
Pheasants Forever is a nonprofit conservation organization founded in 1982 in response to the decline of the ringneck pheasant population. Pheasants Forever is dedicated to the protection and enhancement of pheasant and other wildlife populations in North America through habitat improvement, land management, public awareness, and education. There are 10 local chapters in Pennsylvania including the Tri-County (Washington, Fayette and Greene counties), Somerset County, and Laurel Highland.