• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

    Hunters in North Carolina and South Carolina are allowed to take three wood ducks per day as part of their six-bird bag limit.

    Everyman’s duck

    From swamps to beaver ponds, almost every sportsman in the Carolinas can find a few wood ducks to hunt.
    November 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    The NCWRC and Ducks Unlimited are teaming up to offer four free waterfowl hunting seminars across N.C. in October.

    Free waterfowl hunting seminars offered across North Carolina in October

    Four seminars are free and open to novice and experienced hunters
    October 05, 2017 at 10:42am
    Duckfest 2017 is a celebration of Clarendon County's role as the Duck Hunting Capital of South Carolina.

    Duckfest 2017 scheduled for Oct. 14 in Summerton, SC

    Festival includes duck calling contests, bass tournament, sporting clays shoot
    October 03, 2017 at 5:31pm
    The Savannah National Wildlife Refuge is offering 3 youth waterfowl hunts throughout the winter months.

    3 youth waterfowl hunts offered by Savannah NWR

    Hunts are in November, December, January
    October 02, 2017 at 1:51am
    Avian-X Topflight Preener

    Avian-X Topflight Preener/Sleeper mallard

    August 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Waterfowlers can plan their North Carolina hunting trips now, thanks to the NCWRC releasing the 2017 waterfowl season dates and limits.

    North Carolina's 2017 waterfowl seasons have been set

    Some waterfowl bag limits have changed
    May 05, 2017 at 12:05pm
    Gatortail Mod v series

    Gatortail Mod v series

    March 01, 2017 at 10:11am
    Eastern North Carolina is snow goose heaven in February.

    Don’t snow on my parade - The snow goose parade begins this month in eastern North Carolina

    Take advantage of federal efforts to thin the burgeoning population of snow geese.
    February 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Being big, heavy birds, Canada geese take slightly bigger shotgun loads to kill them cleanly.

    Change out duck loads for bigger shot

    January 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    A layout blind offers goose hunters plenty of concealment when hunting fields.

    Blinds for goose hunting aren’t all alike

    January 15, 2017 at 7:00am
    The Wetland Seat

    The Wetland Seat

    January 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Hunters across most of both Carolinas have open seasons on Canada geese through January.

    Honkers! Take ’em! Add Carolina geese to your Carolina waterfowl plans this month

    Find feeding, resting areas and enjoy some late-season hunting for resident Canada geese across the Carolinas.
    January 01, 2017 at 7:00am
    Tyler and Kevin O’Dell hunt from a temporary blind constructed of pine saplings.

    Swan blinds: minimal or maximum

    December 15, 2016 at 7:00am