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

13,100

Certified Wildlife Habitats in NC

35,000

Acres of pollinator habitat restored

106,000

Youth and their families learned about nature

300,000

Venison meals distributed to food banks and pantries

70

Osprey platforms installed on Lake Norman

146,000

Pounds of litter removed

2,100

Volunteers restoring habitat

6,770

Trees and native pollinator plants planted

Join Us for an Upcoming Event

Martin Luther King Day of Service Cleanups in Durham – rain date

Join NCWF's Bull City Trailblazers chapter, Keep Durham Beautiful and the Ellerbe Creek Watershed Association...

Fatty Foods and Why Birds Need Them

Fat is crucial for to the wellbeing of our feathered friends.  This Facebook Live presentation...

Fatty Foods and Why Birds Need Them (In-person)

Fat is crucial for to the wellbeing of our feathered friends. This in-person discussion will...

Lake Norman Christmas Tree Drop

NCWF's Lake Norman Wildlife Conservationists chapter (LNWC) is teaming up with Lake Norman Shriners Children's...