North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Contacts

Agency Services

 

ServiceToll Free NumberLocal Number
Purchase Hunting and
Fishing Licenses
1-888-2HUNTFISH
(1-888-248-6834)
919-707-0391
Vessel Registration & Titling
Information
1-800-NC-VESSEL
(1-800-628-3773
)
919-707-0398

 

Wildlife Helpline
(Information on wildlife
behavior, damage,
injury and co-existing)

1-866-318-2401

919-707-4011

No Wake Zone Regulations
 919-707-0013
Big Game Harvest Reporting1-800-I-GOT-ONE
(1-800-446-8663) 
 
REPORT Wildlife Violations1-800-662-7137(Raleigh Area 919-707-0040)
Boating Education 919-707-0030
Hunter Education 919-707-0031
Species Specific  License
and Permits
 (Scientific
collection, wildlife captivity,
rehabilitation)
 919-707-0061
Boating Access Area Information 919-707-0150
Migratory Bird Hunting
Dates & Shooting Hours
1-800-675-0263 
Sensory Safari 

919-707-0031

TTY Machine Available for
Deaf & Hard of Hearing

1-800-662-7137vTTY*

* Designated telephone
number for hearing impaired

 

Division Contacts

 

Habitat Conservation

Shannon Deaton
Habitat Conservation Program Manager
919-707-0222
shannon.deaton@ncwildlife.org

Human Resources

Contact us at (919) 707-0101 or via e-mail:
 

Takoya Edwards - Receptionist, Employee Records

LaSonya Downing - Salary Administration, Workers Compensation

Marcia Coley - Benefits, Training and Development

Kenya Walls - Position Management, Performance Management
 

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MAILING ADDRESS

North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
1703 Mail Service Center
ATTN: Human Resources

Raleigh, NC 27699-1703  

Inland Fisheries

INLAND FISHERIES SERVICES CONTACTS

Need to contact your district biologist?

Click on the map below.

district map

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Christian Waters
Chief, Inland Fisheries Division
919-707-0221
christian.waters@ncwildlife.org

OFFICE MAILING ADDRESS AND PHONE NUMBER

1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699
Inland Fisheries Office:
919-707-0220

Law Enforcement

ENFORCEMENT SERVICES CONTACTS

Need to contact your county wildlife officer?

Click on the map below and then...

-Select the Division: Enforcement and your District #.
- After clicking Search, choose your county officer.

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Jon Evans
Colonel
919-707-0030
wrccomments@ncwildlife.org

Chris Huebner
Major of Administration
919-707-0030
wrccomments@ncwildlife.org

Todd Kennedy
Major of Field Operations
919-707-0030
wrccomments@ncwildlife.org

MAILING ADDRESS

1717 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

License / Permits / Registration / Titling

CUSTOMER SERVICE SUPPORT SERVICES CONTACTS

Brian Daniels
Licensing / Vessel / Transaction Management Supervisor
800-628-3773
vessels@ncwildlife.org
licenses@ncwildlife.org

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MAILING ADDRESSES AND PHONE NUMBER

Helpdesk (Licenses) 
1707 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699 

Transaction Management 
(Vessel Titling & Registrations)

1709 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

Water Access, Engineering and Game Lands Management

Need to contact a Game Land depot?

Click on the map below.

Gary Gardner
Engineering Section Chief
919-707-4091
gary.gardner@ncwildlife.org

Brian Mcrae
Land and Water Access Section Chief
919-707-0269
brian.mcrae@ncwildlife.org

Chris Jordan 
Lands Program Coordinator, Land and Water Access Section
919-707-0053
chris.jordan@ncwildlife.org

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Engineering Office:
919-707-0150

Mailing Address:
1720 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

Wildlife Education

WRC Education Hub
919-707-0170

 

Outer Banks Center
for Wildlife Education

252-453-0221

 

Pisgah Center
for Wildlife Education

828-877-4423

 

 

Kris Smith
Chief, Wildlife Education Division
919-707-0206
kris.smith@ncwildlife.org

 

Chet Clark
Eastern Outreach Manager
252-506-1360
chet.clark@ncwildlife.org

 

Carissa Shelton
Western Outreach Manager
336-455-0292
carissa.shelton@ncwildlife.org

 

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MAILING ADDRESS AND PHONE NUMBER

1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0170

Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine

Magazine Questions or Comments
letters@ncwildlife.org

Mailing Address
1722 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

Magazine Back Issues & Articles
919-707-0190

Magazine Subscription Address Change

Need to change your subscription address?

You can do it right here in a few seconds with your email or physical address at our new customer service page. 

 

Wildlife Management

CONTACTS

 

Need to contact your district biologist?

Click on the map below.

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David Cobb
Division Chief
919-707-0050
wrccomments@ncwildlife.org

               

                                                                           

Office Mailing Address:
1722 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1722
   

Director's Office

 

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1701
(919) 707-0010


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Gordon S. Myers

Executive Director

gordon.myers@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0151

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Kyle Briggs

Chief Deputy Director

kyle.briggs@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0016

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Erik Christofferson

Deputy Director of Operations

erik.christofferson@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0153

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Dr. Maria Palamar

Deputy Director of Outreach,
Engagement & Wildlife Health

maria.palamar@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0056

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Ashton Godwin

Legislative Liaison

ashton.godwin@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0082
 

Commissioners

 

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John T. Coley IV
Chairman

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
517 Chrismill Lane
Holly Springs, NC 27540

Email:
coley@bpropnc.com

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David Hoyle, Jr.
Vice Chairman

Governor At Large Appointee

Address:
P.O. Box 708
Dallas, NC  28034

Phone:
704-913-1747

 

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Brian White

District 1
Governor Appointee

Manteo, NC

Phone:
252-305-1070

Email:
brian@atmusa.com

ImageRichard Edwards
District 2
Governor Appointee

Address:
1701 Country Club Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Phone:
910-279-1983

Email:
richard.edwards@ncwildlife.org

ImageWes Seegars
District 3
Governor Appointee

Address:
P.O. Box 1555
Goldsboro, NC 27530

Phone:
919-739-7501

Email:
wes@seegarsfence.com

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John Litton Clark

 

 

District 4
Governor Appointee
 

Address:
P. O. Box 469
Clinton, NC 28329

Phone:
910-596-4347

Email:
john.clark@sampsonbladen.com

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Nat T. Harris

District 5
Governor Appointee

 

Address:
7241 Burlington Road
Whitsett, NC 27377

Phone:
336-449-7771


 

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Monty Crump
 

District 6
Governor Appointee

 

Address:
801 Williamsburg Drive
Rockingham, NC  28379

Phone:
910-206-5615

Email:
monty@gorockingham.com

ImageJoseph (Joe) Budd
District 7
Governor
Appointee

Address:
815 Merry Acres Court
Winston-Salem, NC

Phone:
336-659-5039

Email:
joe.budd@ncwildlife.org

 

ImageMike Johnson
District 8
Governor Appointee

Address:
435 US Hwy 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602

Phone:
828-328-5586

Email:
mjohnson@hickorytoyota.com

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Brad Stanback

District 9
Governor Appointee

 

Address:
P. O. Box 1259
Canton, NC  28716

Phone:
828-646-9447

Email:
brad.stanback@ncwildlife.org

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Hayden Rogers

Governor At Large Appointee

Address:
158 Waldroup Road
Brasstown, NC  28902

Phone:
828-837-4850

Email:
hrogersnc@gmail.com

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Landon Zimmer

President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At Large

Address:
P. O. Box 2628
Wilmington, NC 28401-3997

Phone:
910-763-4669 Ext. 205

Email:
Landon.zimmer@ncwildlife.org

ImageMark Craig
President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At-Large

Address:
1620 Fairfax Road
Greensboro, NC 27249

Phone:
336-854-0555 ex 1800

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Thomas A. Berry

President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At Large

Address:
P. O. Box 1111
Greensboro, NC 27402

 

Phone:
336-273-8663
 

Email:
Tom.Berry@berico.com

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Garry Spence

President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At Large

Address:
3920 Carmel Acres Drive

Charlotte, NC 28226

Phone:
704-526-7101

Email:
spence.ncwrc@gmail.com

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Vernon (Ray) Clifton, Jr.

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
720 Campbell Road
Clarkton, NC 28433

Phone:
910-648-2116

Email:
ray.clifton@ncwildlife.org

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Thomas L. Fonville

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
1000 St. Albans Drive, Suite 400
Raleigh, NC 27609

Phone:
919-785-4413

Email:
tfonville@fmrealty.com

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John Stone

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
977 Jackson Spring Road
Jackson Springs, NC 27281

Phone:
910-295-8201

Email:
John.stone@ncwildlife.org

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Boat Registration

For vessel registration/renewal inquiries contact vessels@ncwildlife.org. Emails are monitored Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Response times may vary depending on operational hours and seasonal volume. For faster service, contact a customer service representative at 800-628-3773, Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM.

Licenses

For general license and lifetime license inquiries contact licenses@ncwildlife.org. Emails are monitored Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Response times may vary depending on operational hours and seasonal volume. For faster service, contact a customer service representative at 888-248-6834, Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM.

Other

For enforcement, hunting/boating safety, boating access areas, fisheries or wildlife management questions, Web site and/or other questions or comments email wrccomments@ncwildlife.org. Emails are monitored Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Response times may vary depending on operational hours and seasonal volume. For faster service, contact a customer service representative using the agency phone directory (above) Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM.

 

Quick References

  • Hunting & Fishing Licenses
    1-888-248-6834
  • Hunter & Boater Education Replacement Cards
    1-888-248-6834
  • Vessel Registration & Titling
    1-800-628-3773
  • Wildlife Helpline (info. on wildlife behavior, damage, injury, and co-existing) 1-866-318-2401
  • Big Game Harvest Reporting
    1-800-446-8663
  • Turn-In-Poachers (TIP)
    Reward Hotline 1-855-WILDTIP
  • Report Wildlife Violations
    1-800-662-7137
  • Hunter Education Program & Course Information 919-707-0031
  • Boater Education Program & Course Information 919-707-0030

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Under Title VI of the Civil Rights Act of 1964, Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990, the Age Discrimination Act of 1975, Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972, the U.S. Department of the Interior and its bureaus prohibit discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, age or sex (in educational programs). If you believe that you have been discriminated against in any program, activity or facility, or if you desire further information, please write to: Equal Employment Officer, 1703 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1703; or call (919)707-0101.