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    Learn the proper methods of trapping coyotes on March 30 - 31. Registration is limited to first 30 applicants, so apply now.

    Learn to trap coyotes March 30, 31

    SCDNR, S.C. Trappers Association hosting workshop
    February 14, 2017 at 10:26pm
    Despite some of the most liberal hunting regulations in the Carolinas, coyotes continue to be a problem in both states.

    Where did all these coyotes come from?

    Despite liberal hunting limits, coyotes are a problem in both Carolinas
    February 07, 2017 at 1:40pm
    The 4th Annual Carolina Coyote Classic is open to hunters in both Carolinas, and will be preceded by a coyote hunting seminar on Feb. 11.

    Coyote hunting competition offers great fellowship, great prizes

    Carolina Coyote Classic's 4th annual event Feb. 24, 25, 26
    January 23, 2017 at 4:03pm
    The ability to shoot quickly at close range is one reason some hunters choose to hunt coyotes with shotguns.

    Top 3 reasons to use a shotgun when hunting coyotes

    Kill more coyotes with a scattergun
    January 19, 2017 at 1:10pm
    James Gillis became the first hunter to win a lifetime hunting license through the SCDNR's Coyote Harvest Incentive Program.

    McBee hunter kills first tagged coyote of SCNDR's Coyote Harvest Incentive Program

    James Gillis wins lifetime hunting license
    January 03, 2017 at 7:38pm
    Squirrels can sit still for long periods of time when sensing danger. Stay still and quiet, and they'll forget you're there.

    With deer season over, it's time to bag some squirrels

    Kill more squirrels with these tips
    January 02, 2017 at 5:38pm
    Zeb Nichols killed this 500-pound bear in Beaufort County with a handgun at point-blank range.

    Swannanoa native kills 500-pound bear in Beaufort County

    Hunter killed bear at point-blank range with handgun
    December 28, 2016 at 4:31pm
    Help cut down on the coyote infestation at the 7th Annual WeHuntSC Predator Competition, which will be held March 3 – 5, 2017.

    Kill coyotes, win prizes at 7th annual WeHuntSC Predator Competition

    Event will be held March 3, 4, and 5 of 2017
    December 14, 2016 at 3:39pm
    Taylor Horner killed this 580-pound bear in Hyde County, and became the third generation in her family to bag a 500+ pound bear in North Carolina.

    Alamance teen kills 580-pound bruin in Hyde County

    Youth hunter becomes 3rd in her family to kill a 500+ pound bear in N.C.
    December 13, 2016 at 10:01am
    Ralph Medlin killed the biggest bear – this 372 pounder – of the 2016 Mountain Unit bear season.

    Bear harvest numbers down from last year

    Plentiful food, dry weather to blame for drop in bear harvests
    November 03, 2016 at 11:29pm
    The SCDNR offers a handful of special youth dove hunts across the state.

    Take advantage of youth opportunities

    September 15, 2016 at 7:00am
    The NCWRC is hosting a series of meetings this month to discuss black bear management, and to get input from the public for future management ideas.

    NCWRC holding black bear meetings throughout August

    Meetings are open to public
    August 02, 2016 at 4:30pm
    Youth archers line up at the range at Belfast Wildlife Management Area in Laurens County at the recent Fun Shoot. The event was part of the National Archery in Schools Program, a joint venture between the S.C. Department of Education and DNR.

    Youth archers participate in SCDNR Fun Shoot at Belfast WMA

    Event marks first time Belfast WMA archery range has been used
    July 15, 2016 at 3:24pm
    North Carolina's 2015 bear harvest saw an uptick of 20 percent over the 2014 season.

    North Carolina’s 2015 bear harvest up 20 percent

    Mountain counties saw huge uptick in number of bears killed
    July 07, 2016 at 9:43pm
    A new Senate proposal has breathed new life into the coyote bounty hunting program.

    Coyote bounty proposal gets new life

    Bounty program was vetoed by Governor, revived by Senate and House
    June 17, 2016 at 12:04pm