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Wildlife Commission Schedules Second Public Meeting on Proposed Linville Shooting Range
MORGANTON, N.C. (Jan. 16, 2015) —  The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will hold a second informational meeting on Feb. 18, in Morganton, to discuss constructing a shooting range on the Linville Tract of the Pisgah Game Land in Burke...

Donate on Line 27 of N.C. State Tax Form to Help Wildlife
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 13, 2015) — By donating on line 27 of their N.C. state income tax form, North Carolinians can ensure the health and future of wildlife and their habitats for future generations to enjoy.  Donations on line 27 suppo...

Predator Beetles Released on Sandy Mush Game Land to Combat Hemlock Woolly Adelgid
ALEXANDER, N.C. (Jan. 9, 2015) — Pitting insect against insect, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission released predator beetles last month on the Sandy Mush Game Land to combat the devastating effects of the hemlock woolly adelgid on hemlock...

Prescribed Burns Conducted Today on Game Lands in Moore and Gates Counties
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 9, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission today is conducting two prescribed burns on the Chowan Swamp Game Land in Gates County and the Sandhills Game Land in Moore County. WHAT:  Prescribed burn to reduce...

Nominations Sought for 2015 Wildlife Conservation Award
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 9, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking nominations for the Thomas L. Quay Wildlife Diversity Award, which recognizes individuals who provide leadership in the conservation of wildlife diversity in Nor...

Wildlife Commission Postpones Pier Repairs to Jan. 21-22
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 8, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has postponed repairs scheduled for the Bells Church Fishing pier until Jan. 21-22. The Commission had planned to close the pier on Jan. 13-14 to replace the pier’...

Prescribed Burns Conducted Today on Three Game Lands
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 8, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission today is conducting three prescribed burns on the Suggs Mill Pond Game Land in Bladen County, Stones Creek Game Land in Onslow County and the Sandhills Game Land in Richmo...

First Felony Charges for Theft of Venus Flytraps from Wild
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 7, 2015) — A wildlife officer with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has made the first arrests as a felony offense for removal of Venus flytraps from the wild. Prior to Dec. 1, 2014, Venus flytrap poaching had been a...

Wildlife Commission Conducts Prescribed Three Burns Today
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 7, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting two prescribed burns today: one on the Suggs Mill Pond Game Land in Bladen County and two on the Sandhills Game Land in Richmond and Scotland counties. WHA...

Wildlife Commission Conducts Two Prescribed Burns in Martin and Onslow Counties
RALEIGH, N.C. (Jan. 6, 2015) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is conducting two prescribed burns today on Roanoke River Game Land in Martin County and the White Oak River Game Land in Onslow County. WHAT:  Prescribed burn to re...

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