Breeding populations of black bears in North Carolina are restricted to the Mountain and Coastal regions.
Bobcats use a wide variety of habitats.
The Red Fox is a very successful animal. In addition to being common in North Carolina, it has the largest geographical range on any living carnivore and is continuing to expand its range.
Red Wolves are the species of wolf formerly native to the Southeastern United States.
North Carolina is home to a variety of turtles.
Once nearly exterminated from the eastern and mid-western U.S., White-tailed deer are now more common than ever.
The Bald Eagle has been the national emblem of the United States since 1782 and a spiritual symbol for native people for far longer than that.