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In this first of a five-part series, the authors discuss the Wildlife Action Plan, which was created by the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission to address conservation needs of the state over the next decade. Subsequent articles will discuss how the plan is being implemented in different state regions.
Regulation of crappie populations is used to promote the development of larger fish, which sportsmen prefer.
Bass populations can be seriously threatened in the state's lakes and waterways by overfishing. The problem can be reduced by catch-and-release fishing. If properly handled after being caught, then quickly freed, the fish can survive for future sport.