• Hunting

    Rabbit numbers in the Carolinas rise and fall in cycles; predators aren’t a big factor; it’s habitat.

    Rabbits by the numbers

    February 15 at 7:00am
    Hunting released quail on a preserve can offer hunters a chance to relive a time 50 years ago when bobwhite was king in the Southeast.

    A guide’s recommendations

    February 15 at 7:00am
    Brooke Brewer poses with a nice collection of tree rats.

    Top 5 tips for squirrel hunters

    These critters are fun and challenging to shoot
    February 13 at 7:53pm
    A record 67 coyotes were brought to the scales at the 5th annual Carolina Coyote Classic this past weekend in Albemarle, NC.

    67 coyotes killed during Carolina Coyote Classic

    Fifth annual contest was held last weekend
    February 12 at 6:47pm
    Logan Foster was hunting waterfowl last month when he was charged by this bobcat, which Foster killed with a close-range shot.

    Hunter realizes he's being hunted by bobcat

    One shot finished the bobcat
    February 08 at 11:15pm
    Rabbits are currently in season throughout North Carolina, along with numerous other small game animals.

    Small game hunting –– what's in season?

    Several small game animals are currently in season in N.C.
    February 07 at 9:04pm
    Coyote hunting and trapping regulations are very liberal in South Carolina, and hunters can shoot them year-round and even at night with some restrictions.

    Coyote hunting regulations are easy on South Carolina hunters

    Regulations are loose, and no limits apply
    February 06 at 12:59pm
    This tagged coyote earned Rockingham, NC's David Moore a free South Carolina lifetime hunting license.

    N.C. hunter wins S.C. lifetime hunting license for killing tagged coyote

    Rockingham, N.C. hunter killed prize coyote in Marlboro County, S.C.
    February 05 at 9:07pm
    Coyotes of both genders will respond to calls as the breeding season approaches.

    Hunt the Carolina coyote rut

    Breeding predators present great opportunities
    February 05 at 9:00am
    The NCWRC and NWTF are offering 11 free turkey hunting clinics in March across the state of North Carolina.

    Free turkey hunting seminars offered in March across North Carolina

    NCWRC, NWTF offering 11 turkey hunting seminars across N.C.
    February 04 at 2:13pm
    QMaxx’s BLU

    QMaxx’s BLU

    February 01 at 7:00am
    Silversport

    Silversport

    February 01 at 7:00am
    Carolina's rabbit hunters have plenty of opportunities.

    Run, rabbit run! Beagles — and hunters — can have plenty of fun in the Carolinas

    Rabbit populations in the Carolinas are made up of several species, but all provide plenty of opportunities this month.
    February 01 at 7:00am
    Extend the quail-hunting tradition on a Carolina preserve.

    Extending the quail tradition

    Preserves give hunters in the Carolinas the opportunity to sample upland game birds the way their elders did in past decades.
    February 01 at 7:00am

    Cover

    February 01 at 7:00am