By: KDKA-TV News Staff
PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Hunters harvested 3,600 black bears in Pennsylvania last year, making it the sixth-best season.READ MORE: Trump-Backed Candidate Bob Paduchik Tapped To Head Ohio Republican Party
It was around 1,000 fewer bears than the record of 4,600 that was set in 2019.READ MORE: Police Arrest Man Accused Of Shooting Neighbor In The Arm After Dispute
Locally, Fayette County had the highest harvest numbers with 43 bears, followed closely behind Butler County with 42.MORE NEWS: Pittsburgh Weather: Heavy Rainfall, Flood Watches And Warnings Issued
There were three bears harvested in Allegheny County.