North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Contacts

Agency Services

 

ServiceToll Free NumberLocal Number
Purchase Hunting and
Fishing Licenses
1-888-2HUNTFISH
(1-888-248-6834)
919-707-0391
Vessel Registration & Titling
Information
1-800-NC-VESSEL
(1-800-628-3773
)
919-707-0398

 

Wildlife Helpline
(Information on wildlife
behavior, damage,
injury and co-existing)

1-866-318-2401

919-707-4011

No Wake Zone Regulations
 919-707-0013
Big Game Harvest Reporting1-800-I-GOT-ONE
(1-800-446-8663) 
 
REPORT Wildlife Violations1-800-662-7137(Raleigh Area 919-707-0040)
Boating Education 919-707-0030
Hunter Education 919-707-0031
Species Specific  License
and Permits
 (Scientific
collection, wildlife captivity,
rehabilitation)
 919-707-0061
Boating Access Area Information 919-707-0150
Migratory Bird Hunting
Dates & Shooting Hours
1-800-675-0263 
Sensory Safari 

919-707-0031

TTY Machine Available for
Deaf & Hard of Hearing

1-800-662-7137vTTY*

* Designated telephone
number for hearing impaired

 

Division Contacts

 

Communications and Outreach

Fairley Mahlum
Section Chief, Communications & Outreach
 

Mailing Address & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Communications & Outreach
1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

media@ncwildlife.org

Habitat Conservation

Shannon Deaton
Division Chief, Habitat Conservation

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Habitat Conservation
1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27669

919-707-0222

Human Resources

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Kenya Walls
Director, Human Resources

Dina Brantley
Time Administrator, BEACON Actions

Marcia Coley
Benefits, Worker's Compensation

Armando Figueroa
Recruitment, Salary Administration 

Hollie Pennington
Classification/Compensation, NCVIP

Patricia Barnes
Human Resources Administrator
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Human Resources
1703 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1703  

919-707-0101

Inland Fisheries

Christian Waters
Division Chief, Inland Fisheries

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Contact your district biologist by clicking on the map below:

district map

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Inland Fisheries
1721 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27669

919-707-0220

Law Enforcement

Jon Evans
Colonel

Ben Meyer
Major of Administration

Cameron Ingram
Major of Field Operations


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Mailing Address, Phone & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Law Enforcement
1717 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699


919-707-0030

askenforcement@ncwildlife.org
 

Contact your County Law Enforcement Officer:

- Select "Enforcement" from the "Division" drop down menu.
- Select your "District" from the "Section" drop down menu.
- Click "Search" for a listing of all officers by county within your district.

Click on the map below and then...

Contact your County Law Enforcement Officer:

- Select "Enforcement" from the "Division" drop down menu.
- Select your "District" from the "Section" drop down menu.
- Click "Search" for a listing of all officers by county within your district.

district map

 

License/Permits/Registration/Titling/N.C. Wild Store

Brian Daniels
Manager, Customer Service

Daniel Penny
Supervisor, Customer Service - License & Permits

Sophia Gwyn
Supervisor, Customer Service - Vessel Registration & Titling

Colleen Noonan
CSR, Customer Service - N.C. Wild Store


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Mailing Address, Phone & Email

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Customer Service Section - License & Permits 
1707 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700

888-248-6834

licenses@ncwildlife.org


N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Customer Service Section - Vessel Registration & Titling
1709 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700

800-628-3773

vessels@ncwildlife.org


N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Customer Service Section - N.C. Wild Store
1710 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1700

866-945-3746

storemanager@ncwildlife.org

Visit the N.C. Wild Store!

Water Access, Engineering and Game Lands Management

Gary Gardner
Section Chief, Engineering
919-707-4091
 

Brian Mcrae
Section Chief, Land and Water Access
919-707-0269
 

Chris Jordan 
Lands Program Coordinator, Land and Water Access
919-707-0053
 

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Contact a game land depot by clicking on the map below:


 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Engineering/Land Management/LAWA
1720 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0150

Wildlife Education

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Kris Smith
Division Chief, Wildlife Education
919-707-0206

Chet Clark
Manager, Eastern Outreach
252-506-1360

Carissa Shelton
Manager, Western Outreach
336-455-0292

WRC Education Hub
919-707-0170

Outer Banks Center for Wildlife Education
252-453-0221

Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education
828-877-4423

John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center
910-868-5003
 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: Wildlife Education
1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0170

Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine

Josh Leventhal
Editor-in-Chief

Magazine Questions or Comments

Magazine Subscription Address Change

Magazine Back Issues & Articles (Call 919-707-0170)

 

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
ATTN: WINC
1712 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699

919-707-0170

Wildlife Management

David Cobb
Division Chief
 

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Contact your district biologist by clicking on the map below:

   

                                                   

Mailing Address & Phone

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1722 Mail Service Center
ATTN: Wildlife Management
Raleigh, NC 27699-1722

919-707-0050

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Director's Office

 

N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1701
(919) 707-0010


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Gordon S. Myers

Executive Director

gordon.myers@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0151

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Kyle Briggs

Chief Deputy Director

kyle.briggs@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0016

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Erik Christofferson

Deputy Director of Operations

erik.christofferson@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0153

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Lisa Hocutt

Deputy Director of Constituent
Support and Engagement

lisa.hocutt@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0251

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Ashton Godwin

Legislative Liaison

ashton.godwin@ncwildlife.org
919-707-0082
 

Commissioners

 

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John T. Coley IV
Chairman

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
517 Chrismill Lane
Holly Springs, NC 27540

Email:
coley@bpropnc.com

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David Hoyle, Jr.
Vice Chairman

Governor At Large Appointee

Address:
P.O. Box 708
Dallas, NC  28034

Phone:
704-913-1747

 

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Brian White

District 1
Governor Appointee

Manteo, NC

Phone:
252-305-1070

Email:
brian@atmusa.com

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Richard Edwards

District 2
Governor Appointee

 

 

Address:
1722 Country Club Road
Wilmington, NC 28403

Phone:
910-279-1983

Email:
richard.edwards@ncwildlife.org

 

ImageWes Seegars
District 3
Governor Appointee

Address:
P.O. Box 1555
Goldsboro, NC 27530

Phone:
919-739-7501

Email:
wes@seegarsfence.com

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John Litton Clark

 

 

District 4
Governor Appointee
 

Address:
P. O. Box 469
Clinton, NC 28329

Phone:
910-596-4347

Email:
john.clark@sampsonbladen.com

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Nat T. Harris

District 5
Governor Appointee

 

Address:
7241 Burlington Road
Whitsett, NC 27377

Phone:
336-449-7771


 

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Monty Crump
 

District 6
Governor Appointee

 

Address:
801 Williamsburg Drive
Rockingham, NC  28379

Phone:
910-206-5615

Email:
monty@gorockingham.com

ImageJoseph (Joe) Budd
District 7
Governor
Appointee

Address:
815 Merry Acres Court
Winston-Salem, NC

Phone:
336-659-5039

Email:
joe.budd@ncwildlife.org

 

ImageMike Johnson
District 8
Governor Appointee

Address:
435 US Hwy 70 SE
Hickory, NC 28602

Phone:
828-328-5586

Email:
mjohnson@hickorytoyota.com

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Brad Stanback

District 9
Governor Appointee

 

Address:
P. O. Box 1259
Canton, NC  28716

Phone:
828-646-9447

Email:
castanea@bellsouth.net

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Hayden Rogers

Governor At Large Appointee

Address:
158 Waldroup Road
Brasstown, NC  28902

Phone:
828-837-4850

Email:
hrogersnc@gmail.com

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Landon Zimmer

President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At Large

Address:
P. O. Box 2628
Wilmington, NC 28401-3997

Phone:
910-763-4669 Ext. 205

Email:
Landon.zimmer@ncwildlife.org

ImageMark Craig
President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At-Large

Address:
1620 Fairfax Road
Greensboro, NC 27249

Phone:
336-854-0555 ex 1800

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Thomas A. Berry

President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At Large

Address:
P. O. Box 1111
Greensboro, NC 27402

 

Phone:
336-273-8663
 

Email:
Tom.Berry@berico.com

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Garry Spence

President Pro Tempore of the Senate Appointee At Large

Address:
3920 Carmel Acres Drive

Charlotte, NC 28226

Phone:
704-526-7101

Email:
spence.ncwrc@gmail.com

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Vernon (Ray) Clifton, Jr.

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
720 Campbell Road
Clarkton, NC 28433

Phone:
910-648-2116

Email:
ray.clifton@ncwildlife.org

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Thomas L. Fonville

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
1000 St. Albans Drive, Suite 400
Raleigh, NC 27609

Phone:
919-785-4413

Email:
tfonville@fmrealty.com

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John Stone

Speaker of the House At Large Appointee

Address:
977 Jackson Spring Road
Jackson Springs, NC 27281

Phone:
910-295-8201

Email:
John.stone@ncwildlife.org

WRC Staff Search

 

Email Us

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Boat Registration

For vessel registration/renewal inquiries contact vessels@ncwildlife.org. Emails are monitored Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Response times may vary depending on operational hours and seasonal volume. For faster service, contact a customer service representative at 800-628-3773, Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM.

Licenses

For general license and lifetime license inquiries contact licenses@ncwildlife.org. Emails are monitored Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Response times may vary depending on operational hours and seasonal volume. For faster service, contact a customer service representative at 888-248-6834, Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM.

Wildlife Species Information Requests

For general information or issues with native wildlife species, contact the wildlife helpline: 866-318-2401 or wildlifehelpline@ncwildlife.org

Media Requests

Media interested in contacting the Communications Section should email media@ncwildlife.org.

Public Records Requests

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) believes strongly in transparency and providing access to public documents for citizens, members of the media and other organizations.
Anyone can submit a records request by emailing publicrecords@ncwildlife.org or by mailing a public records request letter to:
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission

Public Records Manager
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-1701 

For more information, please see the state of North Carolina's policy on public records requests.

Details on submitting requests (PDF)

Other

For enforcement, hunting/boating safety, boating access areas, fisheries or wildlife management questions, Web site and/or other questions or comments email wrccomments@ncwildlife.org. Emails are monitored Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM. Response times may vary depending on operational hours and seasonal volume. For faster service, contact a customer service representative using the agency phone directory (above) Monday – Friday, 8AM to 5PM.

 

Quick References

  • Hunting & Fishing Licenses
    1-888-248-6834
  • Hunter & Boater Education Replacement Cards
    1-888-248-6834
  • Vessel Registration & Titling
    1-800-628-3773
  • Wildlife Helpline (info. on wildlife behavior, damage, injury, and co-existing) 1-866-318-2401
  • Big Game Harvest Reporting
    1-800-446-8663
  • Turn-In-Poachers (TIP)
    Reward Hotline 1-855-WILDTIP
  • Report Wildlife Violations
    1-800-662-7137
  • Hunter Education Program & Course Information 919-707-0031
  • Boater Education Program & Course Information 919-707-0030

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