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Northeast Region


Northeast Region Prescribed Burns

Use of Prescribed Fire in Wildlife Habitat Management (PDF)



Seasonal Roads, Designated Routes and Snowmobile Trails

Seasonal Roads Open for Hunting & Trapping
Designated Routes for Horses and Bicycles
Snowmobile Trails

Public Shooting Ranges

Public Shooting Ranges in the Northeast Region

Field Reports - May 10, 2019

Monroe County Game Warden Praveed Abraham reports encountering shooters who are unfamiliar with the round restrictions on state game lands shooting ranges. It is unlawful on a state game lands range to load or discharge a firearm that contains more than six rounds of single-projectile ammunition.

Monroe County Game Warden Praveed Abraham reports charging multiple defendants with the unlawful possession of alcohol on state game lands. He reminds the public that possession of alcoholic beverages is not allowed on game lands.

Luzerne County Game Warden Justin Faus reports that he and Waterways Conservation Officer Aaron Luppachini, while stocking trout at Francis Walter Dam for the upcoming youth trout day, arrested an individual for drug possession.

Northumberland County Game Warden Derek Spitler reports citing an individual for killing and possessing a wild turkey in Little Mahanoy Township.

Susquehanna County Game Warden Mike Webb reports seeing large flocks of turkeys throughout his district, often appearing in green field after a rain.