• Carolina Hunting

    NCWRC holding public forums to discuss alligator management plan

    The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and the N.C. Alligator Task Force, established by resolution of the Commission, are holding six public forums in June to present a draft of the N.C. Alligator Management Plan and receive public input on the plan.

    May 10 at 2:47pm

    Three summer tips for deer success

    While it’s still too early to put your crosshairs on a deer, you can help improve your 2017 hunting season beginning this month. And it even includes pulling the trigger of your deer rifle on a live animal —the best way to keep yourself in deer-hunting shape.

    May 09 at 1:24pm

    North Carolina's 2017 waterfowl seasons have been set

    The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission set migratory bird and waterfowl seasons at its late-April meeting in Raleigh, with a few notable changes in bag limits for waterfowl.

    May 05 at 12:05pm

    Sunn hemp: A sand save?

    Over the past few years, a lesser-known agriculture seed choice has appeared as a better option for reviving poor sites for farmers across the Deep South. Hunters looking for a more successful option for increasing soil fertility and creating a high-protein fuel source should consider planting sunn hemp this spring in food plots.

    May 05 at 9:00am

    South Carolina youth with terminal illnesses no longer need hunting or fishing license

    Gov. Henry McMaster signed a bill into effect Wednesday authorizing the director of the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) to waive hunting and fishing license fees for anyone under the age of 21 who has been diagnosed with a terminal or life-threatening illness or injury.  The person must also be sponsored by the Outdoor Dream Foundation in order to qualify for the waived fees. 

    May 04 at 9:52pm

    Snake bites on the rise throughout the Carolinas

    The Carolinas Poison Center in Charlotte averages about 500 calls annually about snake bites each year. But they expect that number to be higher this year, thanks to an unusually high number of calls during April.

    May 02 at 8:25pm

    Two Stanly County schools win big at Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament

    A high school and a middle school, both representing Stanly County, took top honors at the 2017 Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament on Saturday, April 29.

    May 02 at 12:09pm

    N.C. deer harvest is off 7.8 percent

    North Carolina hunters mostly found last year’s deer season a downer, and statistics released in late April by the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission proved them out.

    May 02 at 9:31am

    Bennettsville turkey hunter nabs big turkey, and a bonus

    For outdoorsmen, nothing beats getting outside for a fishing or hunting trip and having everything come together like it was meant to be. Unfortunately, it doesn’t happen that often for most of us. That’s what makes those incredibly good days so satisfying.

    May 01 at 9:55pm

    S.C. alligator hunting applications available beginning May 1

    Beginning May 1st, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) will begin accepting online applications for the 2017 Public Alligator Hunting season and the 2017 Wildlife Management Area (WMA) Alligator Hunting Season.

    April 30 at 7:52pm