Pennsylvania officials released the bear harvest figures on Friday. 3,122 bears were taken this season compared to last years record year of 4,164. Those numbers break down this way. There were 79 bears taken during the first ever archery bear season, Nov. 15-16; 2,569 bears during the statewide 3-day season, Nov. 20-22; and 474 bears during the extended season, Nov. 27-Dec. 2, that was open in select areas of the state.
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