• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

    December 2018 New kayak gear

    December 15, 2018 at 7:00am
    Float-hunting a public creek or river is a great way to hunt ducks without ever seeing another hunter.

    Paddle up some public puddle ducks

    Kayaks can put you in positions few hunters can reach
    December 14, 2018 at 9:00am
    December can be the best part of duck season in the Carolinas.

    December is duck prime time

    Don’t wait for New Year’s to pass. Some of the best duck hunting in the Carolinas is when seasons are open in late November and December, because more birds are arriving daily, and they haven’t gotten smart yet.
    December 01, 2018 at 7:00am
    Smaller duck species like this teal are among the first to migrate south in the fall, followed by bigger ducks, geese and swans.

    Time for the big duck migration

    Carolinas expect huge influx of waterfowl this month
    November 01, 2018 at 7:00am
    Big Lake’s T-Rex duck calls

    Big Lake’s T-Rex duck calls

    October 01, 2018 at 7:00am
    Many folks overlook early goose season in the Carolinas, but that's not true for Blake Hodge and the rest of Team Wrecking Crew.

    Early Canada goose season is best kept secret in Carolinas

    Big daily bag limits are big draw to early goose season hunters
    September 18, 2018 at 3:46pm
    Artists are being sought for North Carolina's 2019 duck stamp competition. The winner will receive $7000.

    Artists sought for 2019 North Carolina duck stamp competition

    Winner will receive $7000
    September 06, 2018 at 8:02pm
    Approved landowners will receive up to five wood duck boxes along with predator shields.

    Free wood duck boxes available to private land owners

    Boxes are provided by SCDNR and Ducks Unlimited
    September 04, 2018 at 9:32pm
    A Manns Harbor man was fined, sentenced to jail, and lost his hunting privileges for two years after pleading guilty to eight misdemeanors related to two incidents in Dec. 2017.

    Dare County man sentenced, fined in two waterfowl hunting incidents in December 2017

    Umphlett gets seven days in jail, $2,530 in fines for variety of misdemeanor charges
    June 14, 2018 at 2:37pm
    Alpz Doggie Duck Blind

    Alpz Doggie Duck Blind

    June 01, 2018 at 7:00am
    The 2018-19 North Carolina migratory bird seasons have been set, including duck hunting's three sections that run Oct. 3-6, Nov. 10-Dec.1, and Dec. 15-Jan 26.

    NC sets migratory bird seasons for 2018-19

    Dove, duck hunters get usual three-part split; dove season is extended
    May 06, 2018 at 9:10pm
    Logan Foster was hunting waterfowl last month when he was charged by this bobcat, which Foster killed with a close-range shot.

    Hunter realizes he's being hunted by bobcat

    One shot finished the bobcat
    February 08, 2018 at 11:15pm
    A Manns Harbor man is in deep trouble after he allegedly threatened and harassed multiple waterfowl hunters

    Manns Harbor man faces multiple charges for incidents involving harassment of duck hunters

    Hyde County charges include two felonies, 11 misdemeanors
    January 30, 2018 at 4:52pm
    The banana lily provides food and cover to waterfowl throughout the entire year, and establishes itself well in beaver ponds.

    This plant is beaver swamp magic for waterfowl

    Waterfowl flock to this plant
    January 24, 2018 at 7:40pm