Wildlife Commission Seeks Public Comment on Proposed Regulation Changes

  • 4 December 2018
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RALEIGH, N.C. (Dec. 4, 2018) – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has opened the public comment period for proposed changes to agency regulations related to enforcement, wildlife management, inland fisheries and game lands for the 2019-2020 seasons. The comment period will be open until Friday, Feb. 1, 2019.

Comments may be submitted online, emailed to regulations@ncwildlife.org (must include name, phone number and mailing address in e-mail) or mailed to: Rule-Making Coordinator, N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, 1701 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC 27699-1700.

The public can also provide comments at one of nine public hearings the Commission will conduct across the state in January. The schedule for the 2019-2020 public hearings is below. Public hearings begin at 7 p.m. at the following locations:






 Jan. 8, 2019 (Tues.)



 Bladen Community College
 Auditorium, Bldg. 9, Multipurpose Room  
 7418 N.C. Hwy. 41W
 Dublin, NC 28332

 Jan. 9, 2019 (Wed.)



 Old Alamance County Courthouse
 1 SE Court Square
 Graham, NC 27253

 Jan. 10, 2019  (Thurs.)



 Stanly County Agri-Civic Center
 26032-B Newt Road
 Albemarle, NC 28001

 Jan. 15, 2019 (Tues.)



 Haywood Community College
 185 Freelander Drive
 Clyde, NC 28721

 Jan. 16, 2019 (Wed.)



 Western Piedmont Community College
 Leviton Auditorium, Moore Hall
 1001 Burkemont Ave.
 Morganton, NC 28655

 Jan. 17, 2019  (Thurs.)



 Elkin High School
 334 Elk Spur Street
 Elkin, NC 28621

 Jan. 22, 2019 (Tues.)



 Chowan County Public Safety Center
 305 W. Freemason St.
 Edenton, NC 27932

 Jan. 23, 2019 (Wed.)


 New Bern

 Craven Community College
 Orringer Auditorium
 800 College Court
 New Bern, NC 28562

 Jan. 24, 2019  (Thurs.)


 Rocky Mount

 Nash Community College
 Brown Auditorium
 522 N. Old Carriage Road
 Rocky Mount, NC 27804


For more information on proposed regulations and the Commission’s rule-making procedures, visit ncwildlife.org/Proposed-Regulations

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