Hunting & Fishing

Anglers among first to be impacted by undesirable aquatic plants and animals

Yet sometimes it's anglers who introduce invasive and non-native species

Outdoors notebook: No boat, no tournaments for CMU fishing team

CMU has an international reputation for innovation, but the school can't calculate how to put a fishing team on the water.



Wildlife: Hummers coming to a feeder near you

A great way to track the progress of spring is to monitor the website, www.hummingbirds.net/map.html.

Another project looms for Parke

Hank Parke receives well-deserved recognition after years of dedicated public service in Somerset County.


Ski & Snow Sports

To buy or not to buy ... ski season passes

There are upsides and downsides to purchasing a season pass for skiing and snowboarding.

A lot of snow equals lots of good skiing and good money

Best ski season in memory provides big business for resorts and surrounding businesses in Plum area, Laurel Highlands.


Eyes on the eagles

One of the pair of nesting bald eagles leaves its perch along the hillside in Pittsburgh's Hays neighborhood.
Keep up with the eagle family activities via the live cam.

New! Participate in our eagle camera contest. And join the Post-Gazette for an Eagle Watch Bicycle Trip to a point near the nest site with bicycling writer Larry Walsh and a National Aviary ornithologist, April 27. Details at http://www.post-gazette.com/PGU



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