Study: Merger Could Save Millions
The Legislative Budget and Finance Committee report says the two agencies could cut about 52 jobs. The study does say, however, that a change would mean additional costs in the short term such as the need for new uniforms, vehicle identification and a logo.
Pennsylvania is the only state that divides management of fish and wildlife resources into two agencies.
State Rep. Marty Causer called for the study on a possible merger.