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Wildlife Commission Opens Hatchery-Supported Trout Waters April 1

  • 23 March 2017
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Delayed Harvest Trout Waters Open Oct. 1

  • 22 September 2016
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The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will implement Delayed Harvest Trout Waters regulations on 36 trout waters in 20 western North Carolina counties on Oct. 1. Prior to Oct. 1, Hatchery Supported Trout Waters...

Trout Anglers Should Take Precautions after Discovery of Nuisance Algae

  • 25 January 2016
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WHITTIER, N.C. (Jan. 25, 2016) – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission advises trout anglers fishing in western North Carolina waters to be especially diligent when cleaning their fishing equipment after didymo, a...

State Trout Hatcheries to Resume Stocking Fish after Testing Negative for Whirling Disease

  • 19 August 2015
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BREVARD, N.C. (Aug. 19, 2015) – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission resumed stocking Hatchery Supported trout waters today after receiving confirmation that trout from Armstrong State Fish Hatchery in Marion and...

Stopping the Spread of Aquatic Nuisance Species Requires Angler Diligence

  • 11 August 2015
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RALEIGH, N.C. (Aug. 11, 2015) — Fisheries biologists with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission are again asking for anglers’ assistance after reports of gill lice on rainbow trout in three western North Carolina trout...

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