Volunteers Needed for Butterfly Count on Sandy Mush Game Land
ALEXANDER, N.C. (July 31, 2014) —Looking for a different way to enjoy time in the outdoors? Why not try a day of butterfly chasing? The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, along with the North American Butterfly Association (NABA), needs more...
Commission to Combat Problems with Buzzards at Boat Ramps
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 30, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is requesting public assistance in a battle against boat ramp buzzards.
Buzzards, which are also known as vultures, have damaged cars, trucks and boat trailers at some...
Federal Duck Stamp Will Be Available Electronically Aug. 1
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 29, 2014) — Waterfowl hunters in North Carolina will have the option of purchasing a federal duck stamp electronically, starting Aug. 1. The new “Duck E-Stamp” allows the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission to...
Landowners Invited to Invasive Species Workshop
TROY, N.C. (July 28, 2014) — The Greater Uwharrie Conservation Partnership is hosting a free, day-long invasive species workshop for private forestland owners on Aug. 22 at Montgomery County Community College in Troy.
Wildlife License Fee Changes Go into Effect Aug. 1
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 28, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission announced today several changes to its hunting, inland fishing and trapping licenses, which will go into effect Aug. 1.
Increased fees for certain sho...
Feeding or Harassing Alligators is Dangerous and Illegal
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 22, 2014) —The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is reminding people that if you see an alligator, in most instances it is not necessary to do anything other than leave it alone.
Alligators have become fairly common in...