North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

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“Keep Wildlife Wild,” Says Wildlife Commission

Provide habitat not a handout

  • 16 May 2018
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“Don’t Touch that Fawn” Says Wildlife Commission

  • 8 May 2018
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Commission Confirms Case of a Rabid Deer in Cherokee County

  • 8 September 2017
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The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently confirmed a rare case of rabies in a deceased deer in Cherokee County.   The Commission received multiple reports of dead deer around water sources and dying deer...

No Cause for Alarm: Prescribed Burns Benefit Wildlife and Habitat

  • 12 January 2017
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In January, North Carolina residents may start to see smoke in the vicinity of N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission game lands. What they’re witnessing is usually a prescribed burn—one of the most beneficial and...

Out-of-State Hunters Can Help Keep CWD Out of North Carolina

  • 2 December 2016
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As chronic wasting disease (CWD) cases sprout up around the country, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission reminds hunters who travel beyond state lines to follow importing regulations before returning home.

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