• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

    Hunters with access to kayaks or canoes can float rivers or streams during the Oct. 5-8 season, and they’ll often wind up with a mixed bag of wood ducks and green-winged teal.

    North Carolina’s early duck particulars

    October 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    The 2016 Inaugural Duckfest will include a duck calling contest, bass fishing tournament, a cook-off, and much more.

    Duckfest to be held in Summerton on Oct. 22

    Fishing tournament, duck calling contest, many other activities
    October 14, 2016 at 9:06pm
    The NCWRC and Ducks Unlimited are teaming up to offer waterfowl hunting seminars across the state, starting on Oct. 24.

    Slots available for 7 waterfowl hunting seminars

    NCWRC and Ducks Unlimited offering several seminars across N.C.
    October 13, 2016 at 2:20pm
    1000 wood duck boxes are available through the combined efforts of SCDNR and the S.C. Chapter of Ducks Unlimited.

    Wood duck box applications available

    SCDNR, S.C. Chapter of Ducks Unlimited distributing boxes to landowners
    October 04, 2016 at 3:01pm
    Wood ducks make up the highest harvest totals among species that visit North Carolina.

    Early birds - Don’t be late for North Carolina’s early ducks

    Wood ducks, teal are common targets for North Carolina hunters during short, October duck season.
    October 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Paul Sasser of Greensboro takes advantage of North Carolina’s September teal season for some early season shooting.

    Feel the teal - Early teal season on tap in North Carolina in September

    Special early season gives North Carolina waterfowl hunters a jump-start on their time in the blind.
    September 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    Most species of ducks remain well above their long-term average, according to the 2016 Trends in Duck Breeding Populations report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

    Duck numbers hold steady, USFWS says

    Most species remain well above long-term averages
    August 14, 2016 at 9:54am
    Most species of ducks remain well above their long-term average, according to the 2016 Trends in Duck Breeding Populations report from the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service.

    Duck numbers hold steady, USFWS says

    Most species remain well above long-term averages
    August 14, 2016 at 9:47am
    The Decoy Raft is the fastest way to deploy and retrieve decoys, and it's the brainchild of a handful of Carolina boys that are passionate about waterfowling.

    Get ready for waterfowl season with the Decoy Raft

    Quickest, most effective way to deploy and retrieve decoys
    August 03, 2016 at 5:53pm
    The Decoy Raft is the fastest way to deploy and retrieve decoys, and it's the brainchild of a handful of Carolina boys that are passionate about waterfowling.

    Get ready for waterfowl season with the Decoy Raft

    Quickest, most effective way to deploy and retrieve decoys
    August 03, 2016 at 5:53pm
    Blake (left) and Daryl Hodge (right) are serving as regional hosts on Drake's Migration, in its 7th season on the Sportsman Channel.

    Carolina hunters featured on Sportsman Channel's Drake's Migration

    Team Wrecking Crew to serve as regional hosts in latest season of show
    June 27, 2016 at 1:06pm
    Blake (left) and Daryl Hodge (right) are serving as regional hosts on Drake's Migration, in its 7th season on the Sportsman Channel.

    Lancaster hunters featured on Sportsman Channel's Drake's Migration

    Team Wrecking Crew to serve as regional hosts in latest season of show
    June 27, 2016 at 12:59pm
    Another 638 acres of protected land has been added to the ACE Basin, thanks to groups like Ducks Unlimited, the ACE Basin Task Force, and the S.C. Conservation Bank.

    638 acres of protected space added to ACE Basin

    Ducks Unlimited, ACE Basin Task Force, S.C. Conservation Bank collaborated on project
    May 31, 2016 at 11:51pm
    The 2016-17 waterfowl and webless migratory bird seasons have been set, and include some big changes from years past.

    NCWRC announces 2016-17 waterfowl, webless migratory bird seasons

    Big changes for sea ducks, brants, youth waterfowl dates
    April 26, 2016 at 6:30pm