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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.

Registered users can rate fishing locations, post their personal/public notes and also tag them with information about fish species generally caught there as well as the most common and effective fishing techniques.

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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

Are you familiar with the fishing regulation in South Carolina?
It is never a bad idea to check it again before your next outing.


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.

  • Feds issue fish advisory to caution moms-to-be, kids
  • Mercury is a metallic pollutant whose presence in fish has spurred health advisories to be issued for nearly every waterway in South Carolina. It's emitted by power plants and other industrial sources, as well as occurring naturally. The release cautioned
  • The Post and Courier
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  • 1/18/2017 10:53:00 PM
  • EPA cautions moms-to-be, kids with fish advisory
  • Mercury is a metallic pollutant whose presence in fish has spurred health advisories to be issued for nearly every waterway in South Carolina. It's emitted by power plants and other industrial sources, as well as occurring naturally. The release cautioned
  • The Post and Courier
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  • 1/18/2017 10:40:00 PM
  • Z-Man Adds Pro Staffers
  • A South Carolina native known for his fishing versatility, the social media-savvy Latimer has also amassed an entertaining, content-rich YouTube channel that provides subscribers with a chronicle of his angling adventures, as well as a wealth of tips on ..
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 1/18/2017 9:17:00 AM
  • Islamorada Fish Company Restaurant closes its
  • There are no other Bass Pro Shops restaurants in South Carolina, according to their website. The business did not state a reasoning for their closing. The Isalamorada Fish Company Restaurant closed its doors in the Myrtle Beach Mall January 15, according .
  • WMBF NEWS
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  • 1/16/2017 6:16:00 PM
  • Warmer water brings better fishing
  • Both cobia and red snapper regulations remain in effect. The species still cannot be harvested in South Carolina waters and must be released immediately. Bottom-fishing has remained solid. While all the grouper species are off limits for harvesting until .
  • SOUTH STRAND NEWS
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  • 1/13/2017 5:36:00 AM
  • FLW announces pro field for 2017 FLW Tour
  • The 2017 Forrest Wood Cup will be in Columbia, South Carolina, Aug. 11-13 on Lake Murray and is hosted by the Capital City Lake Murray Country Regional Tourism Board. For complete details and updated information visit FLWFishing.com.
  • Outdoors FIRST
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  • 1/10/2017 3:19:00 PM
  • Starting Strong at Guntersville
  • First, I’m most familiar with fishing the clay banks of Lake Hartwell in South Carolina, so my experience with fishing aquatic vegetation is next to nothing. To better myself in that area I made a few trips to Chickamauga and Guntersville in the fall to ..
  • flwfishing.com
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  • 1/9/2017 3:23:00 PM
  • Fishing crew in South Carolina tags massive great white shark
  • Fishing crew in South Carolina tags massive great white shark A fishing crew off the coast of Hilton Head Island in South Carolina tagged a massive great white shark. Veuer's Nick Cardona has the story. Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly
  • USA Today
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  • 1/4/2017 7:31:00 PM
  • Florida man caught illegally fishing tased 3 times by FWC officer
  • People are going wild on twitter! Funny to watch. A boating crew caught its second great white shark of the season on New Year's Eve off the coast of Hilton Head Island in South Carolina. Outcast Sport Fishing Capt. Chip Michalove on Sunday posted a nearly
  • WHIO
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  • 1/3/2017 9:06:00 PM
  • Upstate fish attractors receive structure makeover using Christmas trees
  • The attractors enhance the recreational fishing experience for South Carolina anglers by concentrating fish. The Fish attractors are often created using discarded Christmas trees that are sunk into the lake using cement blocks. These brush piles or other .
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  • 12/28/2016 4:54:05 PM
  • Here Are 5 Thrilling Fishing Highlights to Drop Your Jaw
  • Did you see what happened in that first video? The angler’s catch was quickly snatched away by a hungry South Carolina shark. If you’re going to South America remember that arapaima fish are violent, so get help bringing it to shore. Also keep in mind ...
  • wideopenspaces.com
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  • 12/26/2016 11:51:38 PM
  • This Guy Went Fishing And Caught The 3,000 Pound Shark From ‘JAWS’
  • And you know what’s even more fun than that? That a Hilton Head (South Carolina) fisherman gets to claim exactly that, because he just tagged and released a Great White the likes of which haven’t been seen before (at least not on his boat!).
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  • 12/22/2016 10:30:29 PM
  • Morgan, Swindle Stood Tall While Powroznik Sat
  • In another big business matter, Pure Fishing, the parent company of well-known brands Berkley, Abu Garcia, Pflueger and Shakespeare, among others, recently saw its marketing department at its South Carolina offices let go as part of a cost-saving ...
  • BassFan
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  • 12/21/2016 4:59:24 AM
  • Is Newell Getting Ready to Dispose of Pure Fishing?
  • Newell has dismissed Pure Fishing's entire 30-person marketing staff headquartered in Columbia, South Carolina. With the cuts also including experts in everything from baits to fishing lines, it looks like the company's R&D efforts are being slashed as wel
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 12/13/2016 7:53:32 AM
  • Snakehead fish banned in South Carolina
  • (Columbia-AP) Sept. 13, 2002 - State wildlife regulators want to make sure the snakehead fish doesn't get a foothold in South Carolina. The Natural Resources Department this week banned the possession, sale, purchase and import of snakehead fish.
  • WIS-TV
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  • 12/11/2016 10:57:51 PM
  • Fripp Island South Carolina US GPS Fishing Spots (3100+)
  • Download over 3100+ fishing spots in Fripp Island, South Carolina, US. We have the best Fripp Island fishing spots. Tired of fishing the same spots? Our files contain artificial and natural reefs, buoys, ledges, rocks, shipwrecks, and many other types of .
  • fishingstatus.com
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  • 12/1/2016 2:31:20 AM
  • Fishing is still good as season winds down
  • Cobia and red snapper still cannot be harvested in South Carolina waters and must be released immediately. Bottom-fishing remains very good for anglers right now. Black sea bass, vermillion snapper, grouper, triggerfish, porgy, grunts and amberjack are all
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  • 11/30/2016 10:24:57 AM
  • Great fishing, friendship, weather and scenery – much to be thankful for
  • Super weather, great fishing, great friendship and beautiful scenery – so much to be thankful for along our South Carolina coast on this Thanksgiving weekend. The marine species of fish raised at the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources ...
  • Myrtle Beach Online
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  • 11/25/2016 5:15:55 AM
  • Georgetown South Carolina US GPS Fishing Spots (3400+)
  • Download over 3400+ fishing spots in Georgetown, South Carolina, US. We have the best Georgetown fishing spots. Tired of fishing the same spots? Our files contain artificial and natural reefs, buoys, ledges, rocks, shipwrecks, and many other types of ...
  • fishingstatus.com
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  • 11/23/2016 11:01:54 AM
  • Shimano Announces High School/College Fishing Program
  • LADSON, South Carolina -- To engage young anglers – especially those already enjoying the growing popularity in high school and college bass fishing tournaments, Shimano will kick-off its youth fishing program on December 1, announces Steve Ferrara ...
  • thefishingwire.com
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  • 11/22/2016 9:22:52 AM
  • Upstate Outdoors: Coastal fishing after Matthew
  • Just more than a month ago, the prospects of fishing anywhere off the South Carolina coast looked dismal. Hurricane Matthew had spun through the Caribbean and was charging northward up the Atlantic Coast as a Category 4 Hurricane, bringing with it damaging
  • Greenville Online
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  • 11/10/2016 5:00:54 PM
  • Fishing guides show appreciation for veterans
  • Earlier this week, however, they were able to enlist other fishing guides to treat Wounded Warriors of South Carolina and other veterans on a memorable half-day fishing experience on the Santee Cooper lakes. The event was called the Reel Steel Military ...
  • The Post and Courier
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  • 11/5/2016 11:59:02 AM

South Carolina Guides/Outfitters

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South Carolina Fishing Clubs

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South Carolina Weather

Charleston, SC (29401)

Updated on 04:49 AM

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58°F 

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Wind:200° 4 Kt
Humidity:93% 
Dew Point:56°F
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