North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission
Wildlife Commission Seeking Angler Opinions on Fish Attractors and Aquatic Vegetation

Wildlife Commission Seeking Angler Opinions on Fish Attractors and Aquatic Vegetation

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission, along with the Southern Division of the American Fisheries Society (SDAFS), is asking lapsed and active anglers to complete an online survey about their opinions on fish attractors and aquatic vegetation.

Responses from the survey will help fisheries biologists . . . MORE

Friday, March 23, 2018/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (1445)/Comments (0)/
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Wildlife Commission Stocking Extra Trout for Additional Fishing Opportunities

Wildlife Commission Stocking Extra Trout for Additional Fishing Opportunities

Christmas is coming early for trout anglers in 13 western North Carolina counties. Starting Dec. 4 through Dec. 21, hatchery staff with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will be stocking extra trout from the hatcheries to provide additional angling opportunities...MORE

 

Tuesday, December 5, 2017/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (13478)/Comments (0)/
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Plan a Visit to the John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center

Plan a Visit to the John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center

Looking to learn more about angling or just want to practice particular fishing skills such as casting or fly tying? Consider a visit to the John E. Pechmann Fishing Education Center in Fayetteville. READ MORE

Thursday, October 5, 2017/Author: Ryan Kennemur/Number of views (1140)/Comments (0)/
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All about that (Striped) Bass

All about that (Striped) Bass

Striped Bass are anadromous fish, meaning that the adults migrate from the ocean into freshwater rivers and creeks to reproduce. It’s a team effort to manage these species: they are managed by multiple agencies and commissions, depending on where they are in their migration cycle. Read more...

Wednesday, August 9, 2017/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (1128)/Comments (0)/
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Five things to know about trout fishing in North Carolina

Five things to know about trout fishing in North Carolina

Trout fishing is a big deal in North Carolina! Here are five cool facts about trout fishing in our state:

1.      It brings in money and jobs. Trout fishing is a huge economic benefit to our state. In 2014, it brought in an estimated $383 million and supported 3,600 jobs each year.

2.      NC has more native populations of Brook Trout than anywhere in the Southeast! The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission (NCWRC) carefully manages these populations, and also . . .

Thursday, May 18, 2017/Author: NCWRC blogger/Number of views (5446)/Comments (0)/
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