Protecting, conserving and restoring North Carolina wildlife and habitat since 1945.

Photo by: Kathryn Greven

Since 1945, North Carolina Wildlife Federation has worked for all wildlife and habitat, bringing together conservationists, outdoor enthusiasts, hunters and anglers, government and industry to protect North Carolina’s natural resources. From the Great Smoky Mountains to the Outer Banks, NCWF is a diverse community of people who value wildlife and wild places and the many ways to enjoy them.

NCWF Overall Impact by the Numbers


Certified Wildlife Habitats in NC


Acres of pollinator habitat restored


Youth and their families learned about nature


Venison meals distributed to food banks and pantries


Osprey platforms installed on Lake Norman


Pounds of litter removed


Volunteers restoring habitat


Trees and native pollinator plants planted

Join Us for an Upcoming Event

Pruning Party in Raleigh

Join NCWF's South Wake Conservationists chapter members and other volunteers for a fun and productive...

Magnificent Migratory Birds of the Pungo Unit

Take a Walk on the Wild side and experience a waterfowl feast for the eyes...

Lake Norman Christmas Tree Drop (Volunteers needed!)

LNWC is teaming up with the Lake Norman Shriners Children's to drop recycled Christmas trees...

We Plant it Forward Tu B’Shevat Tree Giveaway (Raleigh)

Join NCWF's new affiliate, We Plant it Forward, and  Temple Beth Or for a tree...