North Carolina Fishing License 2015

Information and Where to Buy Your NC Fishing License

Interested in fishing in North Carolina? You'll need to buy the right fishing license if you want to fish in 2015. Here's the deal...

Where to Buy Your 2015 North Carolina Fishing License

Getting your North Carolina fishing license for 2015 online is one option. It asks for your WRC number, if you have one, or you can sign up for a new license using your driver's license number. If you'd rather pick one up in person, you can look up the nearest Wildlife Service Agent in North Carolina, selecting by county. A basic resident inland fishing license is only $20.

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Interesting Facts About the North Carolina Fishing License 2015

The web site has some good info about publicly accessible places to fish, as well as what to catch when you're there (complete with pictures—always helpful).

You can also get a lifetime license, which not only protects you from fee increases but helps conserve the places you like to go.

If you're more interested in saltwater, the North Carolina Division of Marine Fisheries is where you want to go for information on coastal recreational licenses and bag limits. You can buy coastal licenses online through the same form as freshwater licenses.

Be sure to read the Fishing Regulations before you head out. See the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission for more info about North Carolina fishing licenses for 2015.

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