NC Wildlife Commission Reschedules Public Meetings


UPDATED FEB. 16 at 2:35 p.m. RALEIGH, NC Feb. 16, 2015 — Due to anticipated inclement weather across the state, the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has postponed four public meetings that were scheduled for this week.

The public meetings, with new dates and locations, if applicable, are:

Meeting Original Date New Date Location
Pisgah Game Land Management Plan Public Meeting 2/16 2/19 Foothills Higher Education Center

2128 South Sterling St.

Morganton

Chowan Swamp and Chowan Game Land Management Plan Public Meeting 2/16 2/24 Merchant’s Millpond State Park Visitors Center
176 Millpond Road

Gatesville

Proposed Shooting Range on Linville Tract Public Meeting 2/18 3/03 Municipal Auditorium

401 S. College Street

Morganton

Goose Creek Game Land Management Plan Public Meeting 2/18 TBA TBA

 

The table will be updated and time-stamped when additional information becomes available.

The Commission has continued until Feb. 24 a public hearing to receive comments on permanent rules regarding coyote hunting in the five-county red wolf reintroduction area in northeastern North Carolina and the designation of the red wolf as a state-listed threatened species.

The Commission has not changed its public hearing on establishing no-wake zones on Lake Wylie. It remains scheduled to start at 7 p.m. on Feb. 19 in the Fellowship Hall at Cook’s Memorial Presbyterian Church, located at 3413 Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road in Charlotte.

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For more information on wildlife in North Carolina, visit www.ncwildlife.org/hunting.