Category Archives: PTA News

Governor Tom Corbett stops by District 11’s Booth

This is the photo that appeared on the front page of the Lebanon newspaper Sunday August 2. Butch Herr and Terry Shelly were manning the Pennsylvania Trappers Association, District 11 booth, at the Lebanon Fair Saturday when Governor Tom Corbett stopped by the booth to be educated on trapping and furbearer management in the commonwealth.

Cadet Training

On the 6th of June 14 the PTA provided beaver snare straining for the PGC’s 30th class of Ross Leffler School of Conservation cadets.  This training provides officers with an easy and very efficient method of addressing beaver/human conflicts.  The 29 cadets were able to experience hands on training during stream and beaver pond activity on SGL 211.  Continue reading Cadet Training

New Website

Welcome to the New Website for the Pennsylvania Trappers Association. Sorry for the long delay. We will be continuously changing and adding new things to the site. Check back often!