Articles in regional publications that pertain to a wide range of North Carolina-related topics.
for Wildlife in North Carolina Vol. 42 Issue 5, May 1978
Currently viewing results 1 - 2
Results of the 1977 Saltwater Fishing Tournament reveal that two of the catches set state records, and one tied a state record. New state records were set for black bass and tarpon while the record for spot was tied. A chart lists the species, minimum qualifying weight, largest fish, catch location, winner, and state record.
Patton was the first executive director of the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission when it was formed in 1947. When he retired in 1976, he had served longer than any other director in a similar post in the nation. Dean discusses his accomplishments.