North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
Fired Up for Bird Habitat

Fired Up for Bird Habitat

Throughout the winter and early spring, you are likely to see a plume of smoke rising above North Carolina’s game lands. This time of year is prescribed fire season for the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. Employees are gearing up and focusing on restoration efforts, habitat improvements and fuel reductions. READ MORE

Thursday, January 24, 2019/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (170)/Comments (0)/
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Regarding the recent bear incident in western N.C.

Regarding the recent bear incident in western N.C.

Recently, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission made the difficult decision to euthanize an adult female black bear that was involved in an incident that injured a Swannanoa citizen. We understand that many members of the public have expressed concern about this decision. We would like to take this opportunity to share why we made the decision, as well as what you can do to help our agency prevent future bear conflicts. READ MORE

Monday, September 24, 2018/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (19248)/Comments (0)/
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Becoming a Sea Turtle Volunteer: 101

Becoming a Sea Turtle Volunteer: 101

Being a sea turtle volunteer is not for the faint of heart – it’s hard work throughout much of the year, yet it is also rewarding work, particularly when you consider that the five species of sea turtles that are found along North Carolina’s coastline are all federally listed as threatened or endangered species. So, they need all the help . . . MORE

Thursday, June 21, 2018/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (3768)/Comments (0)/
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NC Wildlife In the Field Vlog - Episode 1 (Bear Edition)

NC Wildlife In the Field Vlog - Episode 1 (Bear Edition)

On the first episode of In the Field, join NCWRC & NC State biologists as they explore an Asheville Black Bear Ground Den gathering important information and genetic samples from 7-8 week old cubs, research for the Urban/Suburban Bear Study. MORE

Monday, June 18, 2018/Author: FairleyMahlum/Number of views (1316)/Comments (0)/
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Conservation Conversation Vlog - Snakes of North Carolina with Biologist Jeff Hall

Conservation Conversation Vlog - Snakes of North Carolina with Biologist Jeff Hall

In this episode of Conservation Conversations, sit down with biologist Jeff Hall as he explains to you how to identify snakes located in North Carolina, how to tell the difference between different snake species, what to do if you find a snake and many more snake related questions and information. MORE

Thursday, May 17, 2018/Author: FairleyMahlum/Number of views (1941)/Comments (0)/
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