• Carolina Hunting

    SCDNR asking for volunteers to participate in Summer Turkey Survey

    Annually, since 1982, the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR) conducts a Summer Turkey Survey to estimate reproduction and recruitment of wild turkeys in South Carolina. The survey involves agency wildlife biologists, technicians, and conservation officers, as well as many volunteers from other natural resource agencies and the general public.

    July 04 at 11:24am

    NCWRC requesting help with reporting wild turkey observations

    The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is seeking public assistance in reporting observations of wild turkeys this summer.

    July 04 at 10:31am

    Field & Stream

    Field & Stream has added some lightweight hunting clothes to its product line, and although two particular items were designed for turkey hunters, they should be big hits for early-season archery hunters across the Southeast.

    July 01 at 7:00am

    Hickory 4th-grader wins NASP National Championship

    A fourth-grader from Ray Childers Elementary School is the first-ever student from North Carolina to win top honors at the recent National Archery in Schools (NASP) Tournament and the Centershot Ministries National Tournament held in Louisville, Ky.

    June 25 at 10:45am

    Tenpoint adds a new crossbow

    As the majority of our hunting population ages, crossbows have steadily moved to the forefront of today’s archery market.  

    June 22 at 9:00am

    How big is a big enough food plot?

    How big should a food plot be in order to be effective? How many acres of food plots are needed to be effective? It depends on the situation and one’s budget. Hunter’s cannot plant too much food for wildlife, but they can certainly plant too little. 

    June 15 at 7:00am

    Dare County man sentenced, fined in two waterfowl hunting incidents in December 2017

    A Dare County man was sentenced last week to seven days in jail and fined more than $2,500 after pleading guilty to 10 misdemeanors relating to two incidents over a period of 11 days last December in which he confronted and threatened four hunters in a lake in the Alligator River National Wildlife Refuge in Hyde County.

    June 14 at 2:37pm

    Rabid coyote attacks Georgia hiker

    As hunters, we all know the downfalls of having coyotes in the Carolinas. It's a well-accepted fact by the SCDNR, the NCWRC, and hunters and landowners that coyotes have had a negative impact on deer and turkey numbers across both states, as well as the entire southeast.

    June 13 at 11:19am

    South Carolina's 2017 deer harvest shows increase over previous year

    Results of the 2017 Deer Hunter Survey conducted by SCDNR indicate that the statewide harvest of deer increased about 7 percent last season and was comprised of an estimated 102,261 bucks and 83,025 does which made up a total harvest of 185,286 deer.

    June 12 at 3:30pm

    Time to figure out food-plot plans

    The summer heat often fails to deliver warm, fuzzy feelings about this fall’s deer season. Yet few people get ready for a dream fishing trip to the Seychelles or start buying Christmas presents on Dec. 25, either. 

    June 05 at 9:00am