Wildlife Agency Confirms First Case of CWD in Franklin County, North Carolina

  • 21 November 2023
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The North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) confirms a 2.5-year-old female white-tailed deer harvested in Franklin County has tested positive for Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD). The deer was hunter-harvested...

An Endangered Aquatic Species is Given a Second Chance at a Wild Life

The Magnificent Ramshorn is home.

  • 17 November 2023
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RALEIGH, N.C. (Nov. 17, 2023) – After 20 years of living only in captivity, the federally endangered Magnificent Ramshorn has been returned to the wild. On Nov. 16, 2023, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission...

Dates Announced for State’s Annual Winter Trout Stockings

  • 14 November 2023
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Anglers, get your fishing gear ready. The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) will soon stock more than 67,000 trout from its Bobby N. Setzer and Armstrong state fish hatcheries into 44 small lakes and ponds...