The Tar Heel State's 1.63 million hunters and anglers spend $2.3 billion annually and support 35,088 jobs. Working with CSF in a coordinated effort to protect and promote the sportsmen’s traditions in North Carolina are members of the Congressional Sportsmen’s Caucus, Governor Roy Cooper, and the North Carolina Legislative Sportsmen’s Caucus.
For more information on the elected officials protecting and promoting the sportsmen’s traditions in North Carolina please contact Central Appalachian States Coordinator John Culclasure.
Congressional Sportsmen's Caucus
North Carolina Members — Your representatives in Congress.
- Representative Ted Budd
- Senator Richard Burr
- Representative Virginia Foxx
- Congressman George Holding
- Vice-Chair: Representative Richard Hudson
- Representative Patrick McHenry
- Representative Mark Meadows
- Representative Gregory Murphy
- Representative David Rouzer
- Senator Thom Tillis
- Representative Mark Walker
Governor Roy Cooper
Governors Sportsmen's Caucus Member
A network of pro-sportsmen governors who work to advance the sportsmen's agenda
North Carolina Legislative Sportsmen's Caucus
Caucus Leadership — Your local representatives in state government
Senator John M. Alexander Jr.
Representative Michael Wray
Representative Larry Yarborough
- North Carolina and Virginia: Public Land Sunday Hunting UpdatesJan 27
- North Carolina: CSF Makes Recommendations to Rebuild the Southern Flounder FisheryDec 23
- North Carolina: Boating and Fishing Industry Summit Convenes to Discuss Fisheries Conservation and Access IssuesNov 12 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
Recently, numerous states have tried to pass legislation that would ban hunting contests. What is your personal view on hunting contests?
- I am fine with hunting contests and have participated in them. (44.23%)
- I support others’ ability to participate in them but I choose not to. (25.00%)
- I support hunting contests, but believe the regulations governing the contests should be updated to ensure that all contest promoters work with tanneries to make use of the animals harvested. (17.31%)
- I am against hunting contests. (13.46%)
- I am unsure. (0.00%)