• Hunting

    The NCWRC has released the 2018-19 Fishing, Hunting and Trapping regulations digest.

    North Carolina's 2018-19 Fishing, Hunting regulations now available

    New regulations booklet has some significant changes from last year
    August 02 at 1:31pm
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    August 01 at 7:00am
    Jason Ray killed this 142-inch, 10-point buck on Dec. 7, 2017, in North Carolina’s Rutherford County, where the herd is expanding.

    Carolina Deer Preview 2018

    What does this fall’s deer season have for hunters in the Carolinas? New regulations for much of North Carolina, a second year to look at how South Carolina hunters are reacting to changes from 2017. But make no mistake, the deer are still there for the t
    August 01 at 7:00am
    The Longhorned tick, sometimes called the East Asian tick, was discovered in NC for the first time in July, 2018 in Polk County.

    Longhorned tick found in North Carolina

    Exotic tick inflicts intense bites, serious animal infestations
    July 31 at 4:11pm
    South Carolina's youth hunters will get a free day to hunt before the official beginning of deer season in each of the state's four game zones.

    Youth hunters get free deer hunting days before regular opening of season

    No tags or hunting licenses required for youth on these days
    July 31 at 2:39pm
    The NCWRC is seeking public opinion on Sunday hunting at 61 public game lands across the state.

    Public input requested on Sunday hunting on select public lands

    NCWRC considers Sunday hunting for 61 properties
    July 29 at 6:57pm
    Garmin’s Xero Bow Sight combines a rangefinder and a bow-sighting sytem.

    Get a good look at this new sight

    Garmin product is rangefinder, laser sighting system for bowhunters
    July 22 at 9:00am
    North Carolina will open alligator season in three areas of Hyde County this fall.

    North Carolina will hold alligator season this fall

    Season will last one month
    July 16 at 3:31pm
    Hunters looking to improve the wildlife habitat on their hunting properties should not fail to ask local farmers for advice or other help in making food plots as productive as possible.

    Ask a farmer

    July 15 at 7:00am
    Public-hunting opportunities abound in both Carolinas for deer hunters who don’t have access to private land through a lease or a hunt club.

    Don’t pass up public hunting

    Carolinas boast more than 3 million acres in game lands, WMA management programs
    July 05 at 9:00am
    The public's participation in the Summer Turkey Survey helps the SCDNR with estimates on turkey reproduction and recruitment.

    SCDNR asking for volunteers to participate in Summer Turkey Survey

    Survey helps estimate turkey reproduction and recruitment
    July 04 at 11:24am
    With the public's help on reporting their wild turkey observations, the NCWRC is better equipped to manage the state's wild turkey population.

    NCWRC requesting help with reporting wild turkey observations

    Information helps NCWRS manage turkey populations
    July 04 at 10:31am
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    Field & Stream

    July 01 at 7:00am
    Natalie Bell finished first in the 2018 NASP tournament, and first in the 2018 Centershot Ministries tournament.

    Hickory 4th-grader wins NASP National Championship

    She also won Centershot Ministries National Tournament
    June 25 at 10:45am