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Yadkin County Park Gets New Pier, Fish Stockings
YADKINVILLE, N.C. (June 6, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently partnered with the Yadkin County Parks and Recreation Department to construct a universally accessible fishing pier on a 1-acre pond in Yadkin County Park. T...

Wildlife Commission Conducts Prescribed Burn Today in Richmond County
RALEIGH, N.C. (June 5, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting a prescribed burn today on the Sandhills Game Land in Richmond County. WHAT:  Prescribed burns to reduce pine litter and undesired vegetation, and to s...

Wildlife Commission to Hold Public Meeting on Potential Shooting Range in Burke County
MARION, N.C. (June 4, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will hold an informational meeting on June 19 to discuss constructing a shooting range on the Linville Tract of the Pisgah Game Land in Burke County. The meeting, which i...

Wildlife Commission Fish Attractor Study Receives National Award
RALEIGH, N.C. (June 3, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently received the 2013 Sport Fish Restoration Outstanding Project award in the category of Research and Surveys, for its evaluation of fish attractors. Mike Stone, p...

Wildlife Commission Conducts Three Prescribed Burns Today
RALEIGH, N.C. (June 6, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting three prescribed burns today in parts of Richmond, Hertford and Bladen counties. WHAT:  Prescribed burns to reduce pine litter and undesired vegetation...

Public Hearing Set for Coyote Hunting in Red Wolf Reintroduction Area
RALEIGH, N.C. (June 2, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will hold a public hearing to receive comments on proposed temporary rules regarding coyote hunting in the five-county red wolf reintroduction area in northeastern North Ca...

Wildlife Commission Schedules Outdoor Activities in the Mountains
BREVARD, N.C. (May 30, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is offering several outdoors-related events and clinics in June through the Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education in Transylvania County. All events are free and require...

Volunteers Sought for Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education
BREVARD, N.C. (May 30, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education is seeking volunteers to help with programs and to accommodate increased seasonal visitation. Many of the volunteer functions...

Public Invited to Comment on Early Migratory Game Bird Seasons
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 30, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is inviting public comments beginning June 2 on the early waterfowl and webless migratory game bird hunting seasons. The seasons include dove, woodcock, rail, snipe and...

Delayed-Harvest Trout Waters Open under Hatchery-Supported Regulations June 7
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 29, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will open approximately 64 miles of trout streams and two lakes classified as delayed-harvest trout waters under hatchery-supported regulations on June 7. From 6 a.m. un...

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