BURGAW, N.C. (Nov. 17, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is holding a public meeting on Nov. 30, at 7 p.m., in Burgaw to seek input in developing a management plan for Cape Fear River Wetlands Game Land.
The meeting will be held at the Pender County Cooperative Extension Office, which is located at 801 South Walker Street, Burgaw, N.C. 28425.
Wildlife Commission staff will use public input from the meeting to help guide management and user activities on Cape Fear River Wetlands Game Land for the next 10 years. This game land, which totals 7,190 acres, comprises four tracts of land. The Canetuck Tract borders the Black River and is 900 acres in size. The Roan Island Tract is bordered by both the Black and Cape Fear rivers and totals 2,755 acres. The Bellhammon Tract (2,640 acres) and the Shaw Swamp Tract (895 acres) are located on the Northeast Cape Fear River. All tracts are located in Pender County with the exception of approximately 1,000 acre