• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

    Spinning-wing decoys can add enough motion to a decoy spread to get wary ducks to commit and drop in for a visit.

    Do the loco-motion - Motion decoys are essential for taking late-season North Carolina ducks

    Make sure your decoy spread includes several spinning-wing models when January arrives.
    January 01, 2016 at 7:00am
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    January 01, 2016 at 7:00am
    The late goose season is a little more challenging than the early season, but these tips can help you bag your share of geese this month.

    Professional hunter shares late season goose tips

    Scouting, calling, camouflage are all important
    December 01, 2015 at 11:07am
    Antonio Jones, a past world duck-calling champion, said hunters need to know only a handful of calls to kill ducks.

    Duck hunting’s fabulous five - Five duck calls you need to master

    Quack, quack, quack! These five calls are all you need to bring birds into your decoy spread.
    December 01, 2015 at 7:00am
    Big water not only means big decoy spreads, it means possible danger if bad weather rears its ugly power.

    Hunt ducks safely on the Pamlico Sound

    November 15, 2015 at 7:00am
    November offers wing-shooters plenty of action if they play their cards right.

    November’s wing-shooting doubleheader is hard to beat in South Carolina

    Marsh hens, preserve bobwhites provide bird hunters with plenty of opportunities around South Carolina this month.
    November 01, 2015 at 7:00am
    November duck hunting on North Carolina’s Pamlico Sound can be top-drawer.

    The early bird gets the North Carolina duck

    November is the first month when North Carolina waterfowlers can really expect a good bit of action, especially on the sprawling Pamlico Sound.
    November 01, 2015 at 7:00am
    It's time to apply for public waterfowl draw hunts.

    Time to apply for SCDNR public drawing waterfowl hunts

    Study up on locations, dates, regulations
    October 02, 2015 at 3:08pm
    Late waterfowl seasons are set

    Late-season migratory bird regulations set

    Check these dates to make sure you're legal
    September 04, 2015 at 4:45pm
    Waterfowling changes in Uwharrie

    New changes for waterfowl dates at Uwharrie

    Other hunting at Uwharrie unaffected by change
    September 03, 2015 at 1:42pm
    Apply for your North Carolina permit-only waterfowl hunts before Oct 1.

    North Carolina waterfowlers have new opportunities for permit hunts

    Oct. 1 is deadline to apply for most hunts
    September 01, 2015 at 11:06am
    The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission set waterfowl seasons for this fall and winter at its meeting in Raleigh on Thursday.

    State sets late duck, goose seasons at meeting in Raleigh

    Duck hunters get three-segment duck season, extra snow good hunting
    August 27, 2015 at 10:58pm