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Forbush High School Wins Second Straight Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament

  • 5 May 2016
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A Yadkin County high school and a Stanly County middle school took top honors at the 2016 Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament on Saturday. The annual pre-collegiate tournament, sponsored by the N.C. Wildlife...

Free Kids’ Fishing Events Scheduled for Late May, Early June

  • 4 May 2016
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Kids can fish for free and register to win prizes, including two lifetime licenses, at one of more than 35 kids’ fishing events being conducted across the state in late May and early June. The N.C. Wildlife...

Nomination Submissions to Wildlife Commission Advisory Board Accepted until May 15

  • 3 May 2016
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The deadline to submit nominations for a seat on the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Nongame Wildlife Advisory Committee is May 15. Three seats are available on the committee, which is a group of North Carolina...

Second Year of Hydrilla Management Pilot Study in Eno River Begins First Week of May

  • 29 April 2016
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The second year of a two-year pilot project to treat parts of Eno River for a hydrilla infestation will get underway the first week of May and last through September. The Eno River Hydrilla Management Task Force once...

Clarification on the Temporary Rule to Allow the Take of Bears Using Unprocessed Foods

  • 29 April 2016
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As amended, the second temporary rule will extend the time that bears can be taken with the aid of unprocessed food as bait to the entire open season with the exception of the western part of the state.  The...