The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) Waterway Marking program includes the maintenance of over 1600 buoys and navigational aids statewide for over 80 waterbodies. This program conforms to the U.S. Coast Guard U.S. Aids to Navigation System (USATONS). NCWRC-maintained markers can be viewed in the Boating Access Areas map.
Boating Education Courses
Boating Access Areas