The Southeastern Association of Fish and Wildlife Agencies (SEAFWA) named Todd Ewing the 2019 Fisheries Biologist of the Year at their annual meeting in Hilton Head, South Carolina this week. Ewing is Assistant Chief of the Inland Fisheries Division with the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission. READ MORE...
District 7 Wildlife Biologist Jason Smith was recently selected by the Davidson Soil and Water Conservation District Staff and Board of Supervisors as the first ever Conservation Steward for Davidson County. READ MORE
Think bats are scary? Think again. While bats may get a bad rap — particularly around Halloween – they are an important part of our ecosystem, playing key roles in keeping us healthy and well fed. Did you know that bats are one of Mother best pest controllers? Bats eat TONS of pesky insects that can make us sick – like mosquitoes. In fact, they . . . MORE
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
Being a sea turtle volunteer is not for the faint of heart – it’s hard work throughout much of the year, yet it is also rewarding work, particularly when you consider that the five species of sea turtles that are found along North Carolina’s coastline are all federally listed as threatened or endangered species. So, they need all the help . . . MORE