An Opportunity to Support North Carolina’s Endangered and Nongame Wildlife

State taxpayers receiving a refund can simply check a box to fund more conservation efforts

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) invites those filing a 2023 North Carolina state tax return to donate all or a portion of their refund to the N.C. Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Fund. Contributions will support research and conservation management projects for the state’s most vulnerable wildlife populations.  

Thursday, January 4, 2024/Author: Anna Gurney/Number of views (2530)/Comments (0)/

NC Angler Group Supports Wildlife Agency’s Hybrid Bass Program

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) is stocking a new hybrid bass species in those waters, called an F1 Hybrid Bass. It is a cross between Largemouth Bass and Florida Bass. The hope is that the hybrid bass will have hybrid vigor, which means they will grow faster and larger than other bass.  

Friday, December 22, 2023/Author: Anna Gurney/Number of views (5405)/Comments (0)/

New 2024 Wildlife Agency Program Aims to Improve Target Shooting Skills

State Offers Top Shot, a Themed Monthly Challenge

The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) invites the public to take the 2024 Top Shot Challenge. It’s a 12-month, themed target shooting “challenge yourself” program being offered at six NCWRC-run shooting ranges


Friday, December 15, 2023/Author: Anna Gurney/Number of views (5068)/Comments (0)/

Wildlife Commission Announces 2023 Small Game Award Recipients

RALEIGH, N.C. (Dec. 14, 2023) – The Broadwell Family of Bladen County and Orton Plantation (Orton) in Brunswick County are the 2023 recipients of the prestigious Lawrence G. Diedrick Small Game Awards, presented annually by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC). 

Thursday, December 14, 2023/Author: Anna Gurney/Number of views (1764)/Comments (0)/

The Billion Dollar Impact of North Carolina’s Mountain Trout Fishing

State Releases Insightful Trout Fishing Economic and Socioeconomic Data

Friday, December 8, 2023/Author: Anna Gurney/Number of views (5893)/Comments (0)/