• Turkey Hunting

    Taryn McCutchen always makes sure to get her turkey tags early, just like the SCDNR urges all hunters to do.

    SCDNR reminds turkey hunters to get their tags

    Turkey hunting season is March 20 through May 5 in S.C.
    February 14 at 9:23pm
    If you accidentally killed a hen while shooting a gobbler, what would the game warden do?

    What would the game warden do?

    If you accidently shot a hen or gigged an undersized flounder
    February 06 at 8:31pm
    The NCWRC and NWTF are teaming up to offer 14 free turkey hunting seminars across North Carolina throughout the month of March.

    NCWRC teaming with NWTF to offer 14 turkey hunting seminars

    Events are free, held throughout March
    January 30 at 12:59pm
    The SCDNR is looking for volunteers to help with the state's annual Summer Turkey Survey.

    SCDNR looking for volunteers for Summer Turkey Survey

    Annual survey helps estimate wild turkey reproduction
    June 19, 2016 at 11:36pm
    Andrew Kibler shows off one of the 17,932 turkeys that were harvested during North Carolina's turkey season this past spring.

    2016 turkey season was 2nd best in state's recorded history

    Tarheel hunters killed over 17,000 turkeys this past spring
    June 10, 2016 at 9:40am
    Sandy Brady holds the sling bow in his left hand he used to down the N.C.- and USA-record eastern wild turkey he bagged May 6 in Rockingham County.

    Record ‘sling-bow’ gobbler downed in Rockingham County

    Bird is N.C. and world-record for gobblers taken with sling bow
    May 13, 2016 at 2:10pm
    Controlled burns by the U.S. Forestry Service during the 2016 turkey season has turkey hunters upset.

    SC turkey hunters dismayed by USFS burning during season

    Agency says controlled burns not detrimental to wild turkeys
    May 12, 2016 at 2:38pm
    Austin Thompson killed this triple-bearded gobbler during the youth season.

    Youth hunter bags triple-bearded gobbler in Halifax County

    Brother killed a jake on same day
    May 09, 2016 at 11:40pm
    This trophy gobbler beat Brant Grady on April 16, but Grady got the last laugh on the following Monday.

    Durham hunter bags trophy gobbler

    Gobbler got the best of him on a Saturday; hunter succeeded following Monday
    May 09, 2016 at 1:54pm
    Tammy Tucker, from Kannapolis, killed this double-bearded gobbler on April 23 in Cabarrus County.

    North Carolina woman bags state-record archery gobbler

    Huntress also holds a deer hunting state record
    May 08, 2016 at 8:18pm