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Wildlife Commission’s Public Hearing in Morganton Rescheduled for Feb. 22

  • 7 February 2018
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MORGANTON, N.C. (Feb. 7, 2018) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will conduct a public hearing in Morganton on Feb. 22 at 7 p.m. to take comments on proposed changes to 35 agency regulations related to wildlife management, fisheries and game lands for the 2018-19 seasons. The public hearing, which was set to take place in January but had to be postponed due to inclement weather, will be held at Western Piedmont Community College’s Leviton Auditorium on Burkemont Avenue in Morganton.

Information on all of the proposed regulations to the agency’s wildlife management, game lands, fishing and other agency regulations for the 2018-19 seasons can be found in the 2018-2019 Public Hearing Booklet. The comment period for the proposed regulation will run through Feb. 22, 2018. Comments on the proposed changes may be submitted online, at the public hearing, emailed (including full name and address) to or mailed to:

Rules Coordinator
N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission
1701 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1701

After collecting and considering all public comments, the wildlife commissioners will meet in February to decide whether to adopt the proposals. Approved proposals will take effect Aug. 1, 2018. 

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