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 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: Caucus Chair Honored with Distinguished Conservation AwardSep 16
- North Carolina: U.S. Forest Service Habitat Projects Move ForwardAug 19
- North Carolina: Conservation Funding Legislation AdvancesAug 12 View more media alerts »
Reports and Data
Your opinion counts
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- Improve hunter and target shooter involvement in regulatory and legislative processes. (11.51%)
- Enact or expand temporary hunter education deferral programs (apprentice license programs, multiyear options, programs for all first-time hunters regardless of age, and programs promoting hunting of multiple game species). (10.07%)
- Offer shooting sports and hunter education as school activities and recreation programs. (64.03%)
- Link existing programming into family-oriented organizations (such as churches and home-school groups) where participants will have the social support to continue. (14.39%)