Hunting & Fishing

Low harvest during the rainy rifle deer season may benefit late-season hunters

Many skilled hunters wonder how the probable low harvest will impact the late-season hunts and next year's doe tag allocations.

Outdoors notebook: 2B or not 2B? Policy questions remain

The Pennsylvania Hunting and Trapping Digest ... read closely -- it's complicated.



They're back: Bald eagle camera makes its return to nest in Hays

The camera, which had been up since December 2013, was removed in September after the fledging of three eaglets.

Wildlife: Zooming in on a new view for 2015

If you're dreaming of a new pair of binoculars, keep these tips in mind.


Ski & Snow Sports

Larry Walsh on snow sports: Ski mom keeps fun flowing

The family that skis together has a ton of fun together, says ski mom Wendy Ellis, who makes sure that it happens with her clan.

Larry Walsh on snow sports: Key resorts near-ish to Pittsburgh open

Ski resorts overcome lack of natural snow and have opened or reopened for business.


Watching wildlife

The female bald eagle alights to a new perch after leaving her two remaining chicks in their nest in the Hays neighborhood of Pittsburgh on Aug. 10.
Building on the popularity of the Hays eagle cam, this Post-Gazette wildlife camera page features feeds from PixController and others in Pittsburgh and around the world.

Catch a glimpse of ospreys in eastern Pennsylvania, peregrine falcons and more by clicking here or visiting www.post-gazette.com/wildlifecams


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