• Waterfowl & Duck Hunting

    Jump shooting puddle ducks from a kayak is a great way to limit out on a cold morning.

    Don’t forget the ducks

    Paddle boats can get you close to waterfowl
    November 14, 2016 at 9:00am
    The NCWRC and Ducks Unlimited are offering three free waterfowl hunting seminars this month.

    NCWRC, Ducks Unlimited offering free waterfowl seminars this month

    Nov. 15, 16, 17 are dates of seminars
    November 10, 2016 at 12:53am
    Wood ducks lead the field of waterfowl making their presence felt in the Carolinas in November.

    Don’t wait for December ducks

    Big waterfowl migration begins earlier than most hunters think; plenty of ducks, including native woodies, will be in Carolina waters this month.
    November 01, 2016 at 7:00am

    Kill more ducks with the Decoy Raft

    Dogs work well with product that makes duck deployment quick and easy
    October 18, 2016 at 5:01pm
    Ducks are banded in their breeding or wintering grounds, giving biologists an opportunity to learn more about their migration patterns and hunters the opportunity to show off some waterfowl jewelry.

    Leg bands are a duck hunter’s bird bling

    October 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    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