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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.  The “Invas...

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. Changes include: Increased fees for certain sho...

August 28, 2014 Commission Meeting Notice
Raleigh, N.C. (July 25, 2014) Download the PDF below for the Thursday, August 28th commission meeting notice. August 28, 2014 Commission Meeting Notice (PDF)

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...

Volunteers Needed for Butterfly Count on Sandy Mush Game Land
ALEXANDER, N.C. (July 17, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, along with the North American Butterfly Association (NABA), is conducting the fifth annual NABA Butterfly Count on the Sandy Mush Game Land on Aug. 4 from 9 a.m.-4 p.m....

North Carolina Boasts Top Wildlife Magazine and A Success Story
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 16, 2014) — When Wildlife in North Carolina, the magazine published by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, was named recently as the nation’s best in its category, it reflected more than accolades as a quality pu...

Clemmons Boy Wins Lifetime Sportsman License
ALBEMARLE, N.C. (July 16, 2014) — With a year of fishing experience under his belt, 8-year-old Tyler Bristol of Clemmons reeled in the catch of a lifetime — a lifetime sportsman license courtesy of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission...

Wildlife Commission Hosts Falconry Apprentice Workshop in Raleigh
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 14, 2014) —The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will host a falconry apprentice workshop, presented by the N.C. Falconers Guild, on Aug. 23 from 9 a.m. - 4 p.m. at its Centennial Campus Center for Wildlife Education in R...

Wildlife Commission Sets Migratory Game Bird Seasons
RALEIGH, N.C. (July 11, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has approved the season dates for dove and other webless migratory game birds, as well as September seasons for Canada geese and teal. Seasons and bag limits for most s...

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