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For up-to-date information on North Carolina licenses, regulations and other wildlife resources, please visit the agency’s website NCWildlife.org.
Rabbit, Eastern Cottontail
Sandy Mush Game Land Birding Check List (PDF)
Waterfowl in North Carolina
North Carolina Wood Ducks Natural History and Management (PDF
“Game” status includes species that can be hunted in North Carolina.
“Nongame” status includes species that are not classified as game or furbearer. These species are regulated by the NCWRC and may be hunted or trapped with the appropriate licenses/permits.
“Big Game” status includes species that can be hunted and must be registered with the NCWRC upon harvest.
“Furbearer” status includes species that can be trapped in North Carolina.