RALEIGH – State and federal officials have scheduled two upcoming hunter workshops on the Outer Banks for the N.C. Coastal Reserve’s northern sites and the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s game lands.
The workshops, which will be Aug. 29 and Sept. 4, are hosted by the N.C. Division of Coastal Management’s Coastal Reserve and National Estuarine Research Reserve Program and the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission. The northern coastal reserve sites are at Kitty Hawk Woods, Currituck Banks and Buxton Woods.
The workshops will include a review of reserve rules and changes since the last hunting season, opportunities for participation in wildlife research, an overview of state and local hunting regulations, and a presentation by a wildlife biologist with the state Wildlife Resources Commission.
The workshops’ hunter registration forms and parking placards for the Currituck Banks Reserve will be available at both workshops.
Workshops are scheduled for the following dates:
Kitty Hawk Woods Coastal Reserve and Currituck Banks National Estuarine Research Reserve
Date: Aug. 29
Time: 5:30-7 p.m.
Location: Kitty Hawk Town Hall, 101 Veterans Memorial Drive, Kitty Hawk
Buxton Woods Coastal Reserve and Wildlife Resources Commission’s Game Lands
Date: Sept. 4
Time: 5:30 – 7 p.m.
Location: Buxton Fire Department, Hwy. 12, west of Cape Hatteras Lighthouse
For more information, contact northern sites manager Claudia Jones at 252-261-8891.
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