Wildlife Commission opens new public fishing area on Fisher River

DOBSON — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission recently opened a new public fishing access area on the Fisher River in Surry County.The Bray Fo...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Youth Deer Hunting Day returns for second year on Sept. 24

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s Youth Deer Hunting Day returns for its second year on Sept. 24. On this day, youth youn...

September 3rd, 2016 |  


Applications for permitted hunting opportunities now available

RALEIGH — Applications for permitted hunting opportunities, including waterfowl hunts, are now available from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commis...

July 28th, 2016 |  


No fishing license needed to fish on July 4

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission reminds anglers and would-be anglers of all ages that July 4 is “free fishing day” ...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Surry’s Excellence in Teaching Award recipient leads adventurous course

Surry’s Excellence in Teaching Award recipient leads adventurous course

DOBSON — Anyone looking for tips on being a better teacher need look no further than Surry Community College’s 2016 Excellence in Teaching...

June 29th, 2016 |  


Delayed-harvest trout waters open under hatchery-supported regulations June 4

RALEIGH — On June 4, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will open 34 trout streams and two lakes classified as delayed-harvest trout waters ...

May 31st, 2016 |  


New user friendly MST Trail guides show ways to nc beauty, history

Hiking North Carolina’s Mountains-to-Sea Trail (MST) just got easier with publication of a set of guides that literally describe every twist and...

May 28th, 2016 |  


Fawns and other young wildlife — look, but don’t touch

Fawns and other young wildlife — look, but don’t touch

RALEIGH — Encounters with wild animals, particularly young wildlife such as fawns, become more frequent in the spring. The N.C. Wildlife Resourc...

May 14th, 2016 |  


Temporary rules approved for black bear hunting

RALEIGH — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has approved two temporary rules that apply to black bear hunting.The first temporary rule will...

April 26th, 2016 |  


2016 Yadkin Riverkeeper tour launches with Paddle-a-thon on May 21, continues for three weekends this summer

WINSTON-SALEM — Registration opens April 1 for the 2016 Yadkin Riverkeeper tour of paddling experiences down North Carolina’s second longe...

April 10th, 2016 |