Wildlife Agency Celebrates 75 Years

Wildlife Agency Celebrates 75 Years

This year the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will celebrate its 75th anniversary. Since 1947, the agency, and its employees, Commissioners volunteers, partners and leaders, have made an incredible impact... MORE

Tuesday, January 18, 2022/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (3850)/Comments (0)/

Answers About Reduced Striped Bass Season on the Roanoke

Answers About Reduced Striped Bass Season on the Roanoke

In January, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission issued a proclamation and distributed a press release stating that the 2021 striped bass harvest season in the Roanoke River Management Area would be reduced to just two weeks in April. This caught a lot of anglers off guard and angered many others. MORE

Monday, February 22, 2021/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (8173)/Comments (6)/

Five things to know about trout fishing in North Carolina

Five things to know about trout fishing in North Carolina

Trout fishing is a big deal in North Carolina! Here are five cool facts about trout fishing in our state:

1.      It brings in money and jobs. Trout fishing is a huge economic benefit to our state. In 2014, it brought in an estimated $383 million and supported 3,600 jobs each year.

2.      NC has more native populations of Brook Trout than anywhere in the Southeast! The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) carefully manages these populations, and also . . .

Thursday, May 18, 2017/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (12485)/Comments (1)/

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