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By NCWRC blogger on 3/19/2013 8:05 AM
By Al Kittredge

We had a huge turnout at the monthly Wounded Warrior / Military Appreciation Day hosted by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center on March 13.  We've recently made new contacts with Ft. Bragg's Warrior Transition Battalion and at least one of the companies now holds its second Wednesday of the month afternoon formation in our lower parking lot. The Commission provides the venue and equipment, while volunteers provide the instruction and oversight. We have a variety of fish available for catch-and-release fishing. Our program in February was the subject of a short video by PBS. 



Wounded Warriors who suffer from Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) find fly tying enjoyable. Many of us who do not have TBI have a difficult...

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