Survey To Precede Further Action On Marten Plan
July 13, 2023
Exploring the possibility of reintroducing American martens to Pennsylvania will include consideration of an additional public survey gauging residents’ opinions on the matter.
The Pennsylvania Game Commission recently developed the draft “American Marten Reintroduction and Management Plan for Pennsylvania,” a long-term, 10-year strategy to translocate the species back to the state, then conduct comprehensive monitoring to evaluate that reintroduction.
The Board of Commissioners tabled a proposal until the results of a soon-to-be-conducted scientific survey clarify the public’s opin...