FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. (Oct. 29, 2013) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is offering free, wildlife-related workshops in November and December at the John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center in Fayetteville. Most programs are free and open to the public. The schedule includes:
Registration for four troutfly-fishing clinics, which begin in January, opens Dec. 2. Registration fortrout fly-fishing clinics for Boy Scout troops also opens Dec. 2. Dates for the Boy Scout clinics are March 1 and 15. The Wildlife Commission has designed thetrout fly-fishing clinic to meet all requirements for scouts to earn a Fishing Merit Badge.
Contact Thomas Carpenter, an education specialist with the Commission, to pre-register for a course or formore information: 910-868-5003, ext. 15, or Thomas.firstname.lastname@example.org.
The John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center is located at 7489 Raeford Road, across from Lake Rim.Wildlife Commission staff at the Pechmann Center conducts fishing workshops,events and clinics throughout the year. Most programs are free and open to the public. For more information about the center, visit www.ncwildlife.org/learning.
For more information on fishing in public, inland waters,visit the fishing page.