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North Carolina



Wildlife Resources Commission

State of North Carolina

Roy Cooper, Governor

North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission

Monty R. Crump, Chairman, Rockingham

Thomas L. Fonville, Vice Chairman, Raleigh

John M. Alexander, Jr., Raleigh

Michael K. Alford, Jacksonville

Thomas A. Berry, Greensboro

V. Ray Clifton Jr., Clarkton

J. Carlton Cole, Hertford

John T. Coley IV, Holly Springs

Mark R. Craig, Greensboro

Kelly N. Davis, Swan Quarter

Thomas M. Haislip Jr., Sanford

David W. Hoyle Jr., Dallas

Hayden Rogers, Brasstown

James (Jim) Ruffin, Winston-Salem

Wes Seegars, Goldsboro

Bradford G. Stanback, Canton

John A. Stone, Pinehurst

Stephen L. Windham, Wilmington

Landon G. Zimmer, Wilmington

Cameron Ingram, Executive Director

Kyle Briggs, Chief Deputy Director

Brian McRae, Deputy Director of Operations

Lisa Hocutt, Deputy Director of Constituent Support & Engagement

Education Centers and Shooting Ranges

North Carolina Map of Education Centers and Shooting Ranges

Visit us online at for maps to our facilities.

Phone Numbers

Big Game Harvest Reporting — 800-I-GOT-ONE (800-446-8663)

Boating Access Areas — 919-707-0150

Boating Safety Course Information — 919-707-0030

Boater Safety Education - Replacement Certificates — 888-248-6834

Enforcement Operations Office — 919-707-0030

Engineering — 919-707-0150

Game Lands/Public Lands — 919-707-0150

Human Resources — 919-707-0101

Hunter Safety Course Information — 919-707-0031

Hunter Safety Education - Replacement Certificates — 888-248-6834

Inland Fisheries — 919-707-0220

License Information — 888-248-6834

Marine Fisheries — 252-726-7021, 800-682-2632

Regulation Information — 919-707-0030

Turn In Poachers (TIP) — 855-945-3847

Wildlife Calendar/N.C. Wild Store Products — 866-945-3746

Wildlife in North Carolina Magazine — 800-786-2721

Vessel Registration and Titling — 800-628-3773

Violations Reporting — 800-662-7137

  • In the Raleigh area — 919-707-0040
  • Via TTY Machine* — 800-662-7137

Wildlife Education — 919-707-0170

Wildlife Helpline (information on wildlife behavior, damage, injury, and co-existing) — 866-318-2401

Wildlife Management — 919-707-0050

* TTY machine available for people with hearing disabilities.

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Equal Opportunity

The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All wildlife programs are administered for the benefit of all North Carolina citizens without prejudice toward age, sex, race, religion or national origin. Violations of this pledge may be reported to the Equal Employment Officer, 1703 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, N.C. 27699-1700, Tel. 919-707-0101.