• Hunting

    The new R. Wayne Bailey-Caswell Shooting Range is free to the public, and was built with Pittman-Robertson funds and license sales receipts.

    New archery range opens in Caswell County

    Free public range features 3D targets, is ADA-accessible
    September 04 at 9:08pm
    Charter Captain Chip Veach came up from Florida to kill this South Carolina brute on Aug. 23, 2018.

    Charter captain tags great Bamberg County, SC buck

    11-point velvet buck weighed 242 pounds
    September 03 at 11:57am
    Zachary Dinkins of Gilbert, SC killed this big buck on South Carolina's 2018 opening day of deer season.

    Lexington County hunter bags 140-inch opening day trophy

    Buck weighed 224 pounds
    August 21 at 3:23pm
    The NCWRC and the NCWF are holding eight free deer hunting and processing seminars in September and October.

    Free deer hunting, processing seminars offered in Raleigh and Fayetteville

    Seminars are geared toward new and inexperienced hunters
    August 20 at 8:21pm
    Jay Garner won the 2017-18 Carolina Sportsman Bag-A-Buck contest's grand prize, and the contest is back for the 2018-19 season.

    Bag-A-Buck contest returns for 2018-19 season

    Four monthly winners, plus a grand prize winner will be named
    August 09 at 10:01pm
    South Carolina's laws on importing deer and other cervid parts harvested out-of-state are intended to help stop the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease.

    Know these laws before importing deer, elk parts from outside of SC

    Hunting outside of South Carolina? Know these laws
    August 09 at 9:41pm
    North Carolina's rules on importing parts of deer and other cervids harvested outside of NC are intended to prevent the spread of Chronic Wasting Disease.

    Hunting out of state? Make sure you follow these rules on importing deer parts

    Laws are intended to keep Chronic Wasting Disease out of NC
    August 09 at 9:13pm
    The Lone Star tick infects victims with a life-changing disease, and it's becoming more prevalent in the Carolinas.

    Lone Star tick bite infects Rock Hill man with Alpha Gal disease

    Disease causes serious allergic reactions to meat and meat byproducts
    August 07 at 8:05pm
    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
    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
    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
    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
    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