Wildlife Commission Reduces Stockings in Trout Waters
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 27, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has reduced trout-stocking rates by 50 percent into public waters through August 2014 due to excessive predation by great blue herons at the Bobby N. Setzer State Fish Hatc...
W. Neal Hanks Sworn in as Wildlife Commissioner
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 23, 2014) – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission welcomed a new member to its governing board during its business meeting on Thursday.
W. Neal Hanks, a North Carolina native and lifelong angler and hunter from Ashevill...
Coyote Hunting Halted in Five Counties
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 16, 2014) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is notifying the public that a U.S. District Judge has issued a court order prohibiting hunting of coyotes in Dare, Hyde, Beaufort, Tyrrell and Washington counties, day or...
Free Kids Fishing Events Get Started this Weekend
RALEIGH, N.C. (May 16, 2014) – More than 35 free, family-oriented fishing events get underway this weekend, as part of 2014 National Fishing and Boating Week.
Supported by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, in cooperation with Neuse S...