The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is launching a new license and vessel registration system July 1.
Chris Ellis of Sneads Ferry, who loves to fish and is successful at it even when others aren’t catching, advises focusing on the experience for personal growth.
While so many variables can make saltwater fishing especially challenging, bass fishing in golf course water hazards can bring success and satisfaction, but there are important points to consider.
The owner of WaterDog Guide Service of Beaufort serves on the N.C. Marine Fisheries Commission and the South Atlantic Fishery Management Council, and was recently honored for his conservation ethic.
What fly fishing may lack in efficiency is more than made up for in the personal fulfillment of living deliberately.
Cape Fear Academy lacrosse coach Paul Gilbert used to coach fall sports, but now autumn is reserved for fishing.
While you don’t need a weatherman to know which way the wind blows, March brings conditions that require anglers to plan, lest the idiot wind blows through the buttons of your coat.
He’s a geospatial mapping specialist who has loved fishing his entire life and a former competitive angler.
To make spring a fun and exciting time for boating, do some work now and improve your odds of avoiding big towing and repair bills later.
A fly fisherman since childhood in western Pennsylvania, Capt. Harry Meraklis of Kitty Hawk knows how to adapt to Outer Banks conditions.
A small assortment of lures can bring success in almost any inshore fishing situation.
The beauty of living and fishing in North Carolina is that there are great opportunities during the colder months with a variety of species, without the crowds.
The longtime journalist and Brunswick County native has fished his entire life and knows a trick or two.
He grew up lake fishing with his grandfather, but Petrigac, who now conducts creel surveys for the Division of Marine Fisheries, has made saltwater fishing his life.
Often the most successful fishing trips are the ones that begin with a young person’s question, “Can we go fishing today?”
In the first of a series exploring North Carolina’s mainland coastal region, the waters of Mattamuskeet are a draw for waterfowl and adventurers.