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Todd Ewing named 2019 SEAFWA Fisheries Biologist of the Year

Todd Ewing named 2019 SEAFWA Fisheries Biologist of the Year

 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...

Thursday, October 31, 2019/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (1812)/Comments (0)/
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Jason Smith receives Conservation Steward Award in Davidson County

Jason Smith receives Conservation Steward Award in Davidson County

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

Wednesday, October 23, 2019/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (1443)/Comments (0)/
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What's Scarier than Bats at Halloween? A World Without Bats.

What's Scarier than Bats at Halloween? A World Without Bats.

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

 

Friday, October 26, 2018/Author: Jodie Owen/Number of views (5763)/Comments (0)/
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Fear Not These Animals of Halloween Lore

Fear Not These Animals of Halloween Lore

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

Thursday, October 25, 2018/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (3507)/Comments (0)/
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Becoming a Sea Turtle Volunteer: 101

Becoming a Sea Turtle Volunteer: 101

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

Thursday, June 21, 2018/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (10471)/Comments (5)/
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