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Deer Harvest Report Shows 5.8% Increase Over Previous Season

  • 31 August 2016
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During the 2015-2016 hunting season, hunters across the state reported harvesting 162,558 deer, a 5.8% increase over the previous season. Though the amount of deer harvested grew, it was 3.9% below the 10-year average.

Dove Hunters Reminded to Follow State and Federal Migratory Game Bird Laws

  • 31 August 2016
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The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is reminding dove hunters that it is a violation of state and federal law to take migratory game birds with the use or aid of salt, grain, fruit or other bait. 

Space Remains for Free Deer Seminars This Fall

  • 31 August 2016
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 Space remains in seven deer hunting seminars, as well as two deer processing seminars, being offered by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and conservation partners across the state this fall. All seminars...

Wildlife Commission Passes Resolution Supporting Annual Funding for Wildlife Conservation

Proposed Bill Could Bring $1.3 Billion to Conserve Wildlife Species

  • 30 August 2016
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The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission on Thursday passed a resolution supporting bipartisan congressional legislation that would provide $1.3 billion to conserve more than 12,000 fish and wildlife species in greatest...

On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink and Drive Campaign Concludes Labor Day Weekend

  • 30 August 2016
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On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink and Drive Campaign Concludes Labor Day Weekend

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and its partners conclude their “On the Road, On the Water, Don’t Drink and Drive” campaign this Labor Day weekend.

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