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North Carolina’s First BearWise® Recognized Communities

North Carolina’s First BearWise® Recognized Communities

Bears have been in the news a lot lately here in North Carolina. More black bears are on the landscape thanks to successful bear management practices employed by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission staff, and more people are seeing bears as urban sprawl expands the human footprint into bear habitat. MORE

Thursday, December 2, 2021/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (64)/Comments (0)/
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Fantastic Fishing Alternatives in Place of Winter Impoundments

Fantastic Fishing Alternatives in Place of Winter Impoundments

Tropical Depression Fred hit western North Carolina hard this past August causing severe damage at the Bobby N. Setzer Fish Hatchery and Pisgah Center for Wildlife Education. About 1 million trout were lost and our staff were left with a huge challenge to ensure Delayed Harvest stockings would run as scheduled starting Oct. 1. MORE

Tuesday, November 2, 2021/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (2722)/Comments (0)/
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CWD Monitoring: A Proactive Approach

CWD Monitoring: A Proactive Approach

Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) weighs heavily on the minds of biologists across the United States as a silent killer of deer and elk. With a recent positive case just over 30 miles across the state line in Virginia, our agency staff are hard at work increasing CWD monitoring efforts this deer season. MORE

Tuesday, October 19, 2021/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (237)/Comments (0)/
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The 2021 N.C. State Fair :: Worth the Wait!

The 2021 N.C. State Fair :: Worth the Wait!

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will once again be at the N.C. State Fair in Raleigh from Oct. 14–24. As with most things these days, the agency’s presence will be different than in years past. MORE

Tuesday, October 12, 2021/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (1033)/Comments (0)/
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Blue Ridge Parkway National Park Bear Attack

Blue Ridge Parkway National Park Bear Attack

Why we support Park officials' approach

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission was contacted by the Blue Ridge Parkway regarding a bear attack that occurred on September 29, 2021 at the Folk Art Center located on the parkway. A couple was having a picnic on a grassy hill...MORE

Friday, October 1, 2021/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (1061)/Comments (0)/
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