• Hunting

    Share your thoughts on the upcoming migratory bird hunting seasons with the NCWRC through Apr. 9.

    NCWRC looking for input on migratory game bird seasons

    Public can make comments at NCWRC's website
    March 23 at 5:01pm
    Women 18 and over can learn archery and dozens of other outdoor skills at the NCWRC's BOW Workshop March 31 – Apr. 2.

    NCWRC hosting Becoming an Outdoors-Woman Workshop March 31-Apr. 2

    Workshop is open to first 100 registrants
    March 15 at 4:01pm
    The 2017 Carolina Coyote Classic was a huge success, with 134 hunters participating, and 43 coyotes officially weighed in.

    2017 Carolina Coyote Classic a huge success

    More participation, more coyotes killed
    March 14 at 7:16pm
    Using the right bait scents, while keeping your own scent hidden, is essential to hog hunting success.

    Kill your scent for hog hunting success

    Bait scents are good for hogs, but human scent is a no-no
    March 14 at 5:47pm
    A pot call, be it slate, glass or some other material, can make most any turkey call that’s needed.

    Five turkey calls every hunter must have in their vests

    These 5 calls are essential for turkey hunting success
    March 13 at 2:15pm
    Danny Dillard of Easley, S.C. poses with the new S.C. state record non-typical deer, which he killed in October 2016.

    Easley hunter's non-typical buck shatters S.C.'s state record

    Buck breaks record that had stood since 1971
    March 09 at 8:26pm
    The 12th Annual S.C. National Archery in Schools Program State Bullseye Tournament will be held March 28 at the Sumter Civic Center.

    SCDNR hosting school archery tournament in Sumter

    12th Annual S.C. National Archery in School Program State Bullseye Tournament
    March 08 at 12:13am
    Derin Daniels recovered this buck after poachers killed it on his property. It officially scored 187 0/8 at the 2017 Dixie Deer Classic.

    Poached deer recovered by landowner, scores 187 at Dixie Deer Classic

    Buck won President's Award for non-hunting category
    March 07 at 11:49pm
    Tootie and Scottie Morris of Team Part Time Whitetails made it a family affair at the 2017 Dixie Deer Classic

    26 awards presented at 2017 Dixie Deer Classic

    Wake County Wildlife Club passes out bear, deer awards
    March 06 at 7:42pm
    Squirrels will stay put when treed by two hunters standing on either side of a tree, but when one hunter circles the trunk, the squirrel will often give himself away.

    Put the stroll on late-season squirrels

    Hunt bushytails with a buddy and put the squeeze on them
    February 23 at 9:35pm
    A variety of hunter skills will be assessed during the 40th Annual Youth Hunter Educations Skills Tournaments to be held in March.

    40th Youth Hunter Education Skills Tournament held in March

    Events include archery, shotgun, rifle
    February 23 at 6:15am
    This rack, which was found by McLeansville hunter Clinton Wicker, will be among the many scored this weekend at the Dixie Deer Classic in Raleigh.

    McLeansville hunter’s pick-up rack will be among biggest scored at Dixie Deer Classic

    Huge 14-pointer found dead during December hunt in Person County
    February 19 at 5:14pm

    Plane hits deer during takeoff in Charlotte, N.C.

    Returns to airport safely, passengers unharmed
    February 16 at 4:50pm
    Stephen Tucker of Sumner County, Tenn. poses with the world record non-typical, hunter-killed whitetail deer.

    Tennessee whitetail is new Boone and Crockett world record

    Non-typical buck had small rack, many points
    February 16 at 9:17am
    Antler scoring sessions will take place throughout South Carolina during the month of March.

    S.C. deer antler scoring sessions held statewide throughout March

    Measurements are based on Boone and Crockett system
    February 14 at 10:58pm
    Learn the proper methods of trapping coyotes on March 30 - 31. Registration is limited to first 30 applicants, so apply now.

    Learn to trap coyotes March 30, 31

    SCDNR, S.C. Trappers Association hosting workshop
    February 14 at 10:26pm