|Deer facts don’t support changes
3278 Views - Posted: November 26, 2008 at 2:16 pm
The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission's big-game sub-committee met July 7 in Raleigh to discuss proposing a statewide weapon-of-choice season for whitetail deer.
|No foolin’, deer decoys work
3581 Views - Posted: October 22, 2008 at 1:18 pm
Hunters know decoys work for waterfowl and predators, but are they effective in luring deer within archery range?
|Why fix deer season that works?
2795 Views - Posted: September 24, 2008 at 11:13 am
North Carolina gun and bow hunters are harvesting better quality bucks each year. With continued good quality deer management, this trend should continue.
|Best hunters adapt to change
2228 Views - Posted: August 26, 2008 at 12:16 pm
Scooter Pegg was named 2007’s bow hunter of the year by the Guilford Bowhunters.
The club utilizes a point system to determine the winner of this award.
|Hunt food sources, not deer
6993 Views - Posted: July 24, 2008 at 9:50 am
Hunters have known since the beginning of time the best places to find wild game are near food sources.
|Hit them with your best shot
2059 Views - Posted: September 26, 2007 at 4:15 pm
Modern hunters abide by written and unwritten rules of conduct.
They’re conscious of their duty to obey state laws and regulations. But more importantly, modern hunters shoulder the burden of simply “doing the right thing” and most often those rights and wrongs aren’t spelled out in law books.
|Being vane about arrows
36634 Views - Posted: August 23, 2007 at 1:52 pm
One of the vital components of a good bow and arrow setup is the vanes (or “fletchings”) one chooses to use.
Some bowhunters prefer vinyl vanes; some like feathers.
|It’s tune-up time for archers
2268 Views - Posted: July 24, 2007 at 11:09 am
Avid bow hunters use archery equipment throughout the entire deer season that begins in September in North Carolina and usually ends Jan. 1 (during years when New Year’s Day is Sunday the season ends Jan. 2).
|Bow hunting rules change
29764 Views - Posted: June 26, 2007 at 3:44 pm
For the fast-approaching archery season (two more months and September will be here, can you believe it?), Tar Heel bow hunters will have to deal with a number of new regulations.