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Fishing South Carolina

EZFishing brings you South Carolina's most comprehensive list of fishing locations, providing interactive maps that show each location's GPS coordinates, nearby facilities (like restaurants, gas stations, marinas and fishing shops), their current and forecasted weather and, if available, their water conditions.

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South Carolina Fishing Resources

Fishing regulations and licensing, guides/outfitter services and local fishing clubs in South Carolina.

South Carolina Fishing Regulations

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South Carolina Fishing License

Purchasing a fishing license you are helping to preserve the environment and also ensure that future generations can enjoy fishing as you are. Among other things, your fishing license fees support fisheries and hatcheries management, education programs about fishing and conservation, protection of endangered species.

Here it is where you can get your fishing license.


Links to South Carolina Government Agencies

Here are a few websites of South Carolina's agencies involved in regulation and conservation.

South Carolina Fishing News

Check out what is the latest fishing buzz in South Carolina.

  • Bohannan Aiming For Better Outcome At Hartwell
  • This year, he’s hoping to break the trend when the FLW Tour visits the South Carolina fishery in mid March. Last week, the Rogers, Ark., native posted an 11th-place finish at Lake Okeechobee to set a good tone in the season opener. If he’s to get back ...
  • BassFan
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  • 2/11/2016 4:59:34 AM
  • Alabama Team Leads College Open Tournament On Lake Martin
  • The University of South Carolina team of Brian Sweeney and Robert White are in second with 12-4, and Andrew Himmelreich and Justin Henderson of Young Harris College are in third with 12-2. “When we used to fish Lake Martin from the banks as kids with a ...
  • The Ultimate Bass Fishing Resource Guide
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  • 2/5/2016 2:00:34 AM
  • South Carolina boy prays in send-off to beloved fish
  • SENECA, S.C. — Two Seneca children memorialized the passing of their fish and it was caught on camera. Liam, 6, and Piper, 4, said goodbye to Spot on Tuesday before sending him off. Liam delivered the eulogy. “God… help Spot to stay good,” Liam ...
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  • 2/4/2016 7:05:23 PM
  • A.R.E. secures title sponsorship of Bassmaster Elite event on Toledo Bend
  • "But we proved in 2013, as well as the 2015 Classic on Lake Hartwell (South Carolina), that freezing temperatures don't hamper the anglers' fishing success, nor do they hurt attendance." The 2013 Tulsa Classic recorded the second highest attendance in ...
  • OutdoorsFIRST
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  • 2/3/2016 9:01:06 PM
  • A.R.E. secures title sponsorship of Bassmaster Elite event on Toledo Bend
  • "But we proved in 2013, as well as the 2015 Classic on Lake Hartwell (South Carolina), that freezing temperatures don't hamper the anglers' fishing success, nor do they hurt attendance." The 2013 Tulsa Classic recorded the second highest attendance in ...
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 2/2/2016 11:54:05 PM
  • Boy Says A Sweet Goodbye To His Beloved Fish
  • When a South Carolina family lost their beloved fish, Spot, last week, they decided to hold a ceremony in his honor. Delivering the bathroom eulogy was 6-year-old Liam. "God, help Spot to stay good and stay comfortable," Liam said. "I hope he [Spot] has a
  • Discovery Bolgs Grab Life By The Globe
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  • 2/2/2016 11:54:05 PM
  • Early evidence points to what caused massive fish kill
  • Slideshow: SLIDESHOW: Up to a million dead fish found in North Inlet GEORGETOWN COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – As many as a million dead fish are floating in the waters of North Inlet, near Georgetown, a South Carolina Department of Natural Resources official said.
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  • 1/30/2016 3:26:25 AM
  • 4-pound crappie snatched from South Carolina river
  • The heaviest Louisiana sac-a-ait ever recorded was a 3.84-pound black crappie landed in February 2000 by Kincaid Lake angler Tony Boatwright. That fish was a beast, but an angler fishing on South Carolina's Santee River recently caught an even bigger crapp
  • Louisiana Sportsman
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  • 1/28/2016 11:52:52 PM
  • Fly fishing show in Winston-Salem has $56,000 worth of door prizes
  • Sat. potpourri of all-things-fly-fishing with non-stop casting demonstrations, seminars, fly-tying, Fly Fishing Film Festival, book signings and the newest tackle and gear all pointed at North and South Carolina, eastern seaboard fresh and saltwater fly ..
  • The Courier-Tribune
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  • 1/25/2016 10:13:13 AM
  • Update: Hilton Head reels back proposed fishing ban
  • But that's simply not true -- "zero percent" of shark bites in South Carolina have ever been related to nearby fishing, said Robert Boyles, deputy director for marine resources with the S.C. Department of Natural Resources. "We have no documented evidence
  • Island Packet Online
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  • 1/25/2016 8:47:19 AM
  • Charleston Voters Rally For Candidates at Clyburn's Fish Fry
  • CHARLESTON, South Carolina -- Joyce Coleman, a retired educator from Norfolk, Virginia, sat outside Rep. James Clyburn's annual fish fry Saturday night clutching a sign that read: "African Americans for Hillary." When asked why she supports Hillary Clinton
  • NBC News
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  • 1/17/2016 3:56:09 AM
  • Rookie Rodriguez Will Keep Goals Modest
  • It's a tidal fishery, and he's at least somewhat buoyed by the fact that there are three of those on this year's Elite schedule (the St. Johns River in Florida, Winyah Bay in South Carolina and the Potomac River in his home state). "I've been to Palatka ..
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  • 1/14/2016 5:04:08 AM
  • Ferriday woman has joy in fishing
  • Not only does Williams fish, but she also hunts, killing a four-point buck over the Christmas holiday in South Carolina. “I was just delighted over that,” she said. Additionally, Williams takes part in her fair share of gardening, where she harvests ...
  • Natchez Democrat
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  • 1/10/2016 7:17:44 AM
  • Fishing euphoric for South Florence alum Goodson
  • While at South, Goodson was a five-time bass fishing state qualifier. He won the 2014 South Carolina High School Bassmaster State Championship with team member Steven Younginer, and he also had two second-place finishes. All of that helped land Goodson at
  • SCNow
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  • 1/8/2016 5:11:15 AM
  • Sea trout might be boost with release of young fish
  • The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is trying to boost the red drum and spotted sea trout populations in state coastal waters by conducting annual releases of young fish. The program aims to increase the numbers of the native fish ...
  • The Augusta Chronicle
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  • 1/1/2016 12:40:23 AM
  • Sea trout might be boost with release of young fish
  • The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources is trying to boost the red drum and spotted sea trout populations in state coastal waters by conducting annual releases of young fish. The program aims to increase the numbers of the native fish ...
  • m.chronicle.augusta.com
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  • 1/1/2016 12:33:13 AM
  • Hancock County crews working to remove dead fish from beachfront
  • Additionally, any dead or distressed fish that have washed up on the shore should not be consumed. Those living in South Carolina who were unable to work in October due to the flooding disaster have received more than $1.2 million in unemployment benefits
  • WMBF NEWS
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  • 12/27/2015 2:33:41 AM
  • Lew's announces first Speed Fishing AOY
  • Michael Smith (Piedmont, S.C.; South Carolina Division) was 3rd with 1,303 points and won a Speed Spool baitcast reel. The membership-based Lew's Speed Fishing loyalty program was launched in early 2015 as a way for participating anglers to earn rewards ..
  • BassFan
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  • 12/21/2015 7:58:45 PM
  • Myrtle Beach area fishing report (Dec. 18)
  • There is no size or bag limit for tautog in South Carolina state waters. Look For: Black sea bass, whiting, black drum, weakfish, flounder, bluefish, red drum, croaker Comments: Tautog have made a strong showing on structures near the beach and the near ..
  • Myrtle Beach Online
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  • 12/17/2015 3:49:58 AM
  • Rookie Latimer gets two deals
  • Brian Latimer, an FLW Tour rookie from South Carolina, has picked up two new sponsors – ALX rods and Grady's Great Outdoors (located in his hometown of Anderson, S.C.). "ALX is a product that I truly believe in," Latimer said. "Fishing the FLW Tour ...
  • BassFan
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  • 12/16/2015 11:39:26 PM
  • New fishing pier to be built in Croft State Park
  • A new fishing pier is scheduled to open at Croft State Park next year. South Carolina State Park director Phil Gaines said construction is scheduled to begin next summer and completed by late fall. He said his office will oversee the construction.
  • Go Upstate
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  • 12/15/2015 4:28:08 AM

South Carolina Guides/Outfitters

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South Carolina Fishing Clubs

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South Carolina Weather

Summerville, SC (29483)

Updated on 04:11 AM

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25°F 

Feels like: 21°F

Wind:270° 3 Kt
Humidity:71% 
Dew Point:17°F
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Sunrise: 07:08 AM 

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