Bats. Snakes. Crows & Ravens. Black cats.
What do these animals have in common? Like witches, warlocks and goblins, they are “scary” animals most often associated with Halloween. However, they are anything but scary. In fact, they are . . . MORE
Recently, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission made the difficult decision to euthanize an adult female black bear that was involved in an incident that injured a Swannanoa citizen. We understand that many members of the public have expressed concern about this decision. We would like to take this opportunity to share why we made the decision, as well as what you can do to help our agency prevent future bear conflicts. READ MORE
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission's Law Enforcement Division was recently recognized for their boating safety campaign and for their quick response to rescue and relief efforts during Hurricane Matthew. READ MORE
Wildlife Enforcement Officers and staff from Land and Water Access/Wildlife Education divisions are working to help with rescue efforts and infrastructure assessment following Hurricane Florence. READ MORE
Two Wildlife Law Enforcement officers from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission have been recognized for their commitment to boating safety awareness by the National Association of State Boating Law Administrators (NASBLA). READ MORE