• Events & Announcements

    Private First Class JB Smith was awarded SCDNR's Wildlife Officer of the Year for Region 3, and also won the overall state-wide award.

    SCDNR names its 2017 Officers of the Year

    All four regions, two other categories recognized
    October 05, 2017 at 11:06am
    North Carolina Sportsman Magazine and South Carolina Sportsman Magazine are combining, effective next month, to make Carolina Sportsman Magazine.

    Get ready for a new experience

    Change has arrived — and it’s awesome
    August 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    North Carolina Sportsman Magazine and South Carolina Sportsman Magazine are combining, effective next month, to make Carolina Sportsman Magazine.

    Get ready for a new experience

    Change has arrived — and it’s awesome
    August 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Interactions with sea turtles has forced the NCWRC to close some estuarine areas to gill nets.

    NCWRC announces some gill-net closures, reopening of some game lands

    A few gamelands remained closed
    October 21, 2015 at 6:45am
    Due to flooding and dangerous driving conditions, several of North Carolina's public game lands are temporarily closed.

    Multiple public game lands being closed due to flooding

    Roads will be monitored, reopened when safe
    October 07, 2015 at 6:45am
    The NWTF recently opened a state-of-the-art shooting facility in Edgefield that features sporting clays, trap, skeet, and rifle ranges, among others.

    New shooting complex opened by NWTF in Edgefield

    Sporting clays, rifle range, more available
    October 06, 2015 at 6:45am
    Some WMAs are closed to vehicles due to flooding, but most are still okay to use as long as you walk in and out.

    Some WMA's across South Carolina closed to vehicular traffic

    Visitors may still walk into most WMAs
    October 05, 2015 at 3:52pm
    Col. Chisholm Frampton, PFC Stewart, and SCDNR director Alvin Taylor

    SCDNR names PFC Wes Stewart wildlife officer of the year for 2015

    5 other officers also win awards
    September 25, 2015 at 12:53am
    These hunting and fishing events are all family-friendly, and most of them are free of charge.

    NCWRC holding family-friendly hunting and fishing events this weekend

    Events are being held across North Carolina
    September 22, 2015 at 5:59pm
    Helping feed the hungry is easier for hunting clubs thanks to the free cooler rental program administered by the partnership of the NCWRC, the N.C. Wildlife Federation, and the N.C. Hunters for the Hungry Program.

    North Carolina hunt clubs help feed the hungry through free cooler rental program

    Cooler rented on first-come, first-serve basis
    September 22, 2015 at 12:01pm
    The South Carolina shellfish season is set to open Oct. 1, and remain open through May 15, 2016.

    South Carolina shellfish season opens Oct. 1

    Season runs through May 15
    September 21, 2015 at 4:01pm
    A free youth fishing tournament will be held this Saturday, Sept 26.

    SCDNR holding youth fishing tournament at Mt. Pleasant Pier

    Sept 26, anglers 16-and-under fish for free
    September 18, 2015 at 7:02am
    Space is limited for the women's only hunter education program this Saturday in Charlotte.

    Women's only hunter education course in Charlotte

    Introductory archery instruction also provided
    September 14, 2015 at 7:02am
    Shrimp baiting season is here, and the SCDNR expects it to be a good year from outdoorsmen.

    South Carolina shrimp season now open

    Season starts Sept. 11, lasts 60 days
    September 11, 2015 at 11:30am
    Archery is just one topic that will be covered at the outdoor programs at Brevard.

    NCWRC holds September outdoor programs in Brevard

    Events are free, and will cover wide range of outdoor topics
    September 10, 2015 at 3:01pm
    A Bladen County public dove field has been closed due to baiting.

    NCWRC closes Bladen Lake State Forest dove field indefinitely

    Call NCWRC if you have information on who baited land
    September 10, 2015 at 8:25am