Wildlife Commission Announces First MDC-Positive Deer in North Carolina | Local News

Wildlife Commission Announces First MDC-Positive Deer in North Carolina |  Local News

YADKIN – The North Carolina Wildlife Resource Commission announced March 31 that a sample taken from a white-tailed deer harvested by a hunter in Yadkin County tested positive for chronic wasting disease (CWD). This is the first case of MDC detected in the North Carolina deer herd and was confirmed by the National Veterinary Services … Read more

The Day – Lymes artists put their stamp on wildlife conservation

The Day - Lymes artists put their stamp on wildlife conservation

They call it the Duck Stamp: the proceeds of the US government’s only juried art competition and the source of over a billion dollars to help preserve wildlife refuges. The stamp, part of the duck hunter licensing process, was the subject of an award-winning documentary and a satire by comedian-turned-newscaster John Oliver chronicling the eccentricities … Read more