South Carolina Hunting News

South Carolina Hog Hunts
The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources will continue efforts to remove and eliminate feral hogs from North Island in Georgetown County by scheduling three hog hunts with dogs.
South Carolina Adds Land to Jocassee Preserve
An important addition of 361 acres has been added to the Jocassee Gorges complex in northern Pickens County. The Smoak/Cathcart Addition to Laurel Fork Heritage Preserve is on the North Carolina state line and protects the northern boundary of the Jim Timmerman Natural Resources Area at Jocassee Gorges.
South Carolina Youth Raccoon Hunt
The S.C. Department of Natural Resources, South Carolina State Coon Hunters Association and the Bowman Coon Hunters Association will sponsor a youth coon hunt near Bowman in Orangeburg County on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2008.
South Carolina Wild Turkey Reproduction Poor
Based on a S.C. Department of Natural Resources survey, reproduction by wild turkeys was poor for the third year in a row.
South Carolina Free of CWD
Surveillance conducted by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources over the last 5 years continues to provide no evidence of Chronic Wasting Disease in South Carolina.
South Carolina DNR License Sales Decline
While the nationwide decline in the number of hunters is well documented, less well known is the corresponding drop in on-the-ground conservation projects that accompany this decline, according to state natural resources officials.
South Carolina Zone One Anterless Deer Tags Eliminated
The use of individual antlerless deer tags has been eliminated in the new Game Zone One.
South Carolina Youth Deer Hunt Deadline Sept. 3rd
The registration deadline for an Upstate youth deer hunt sponsored by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources and Clemson University's Department of Forest Resources is Monday, Sept. 3.
South Carolina Deer Harvest Down in 2006
Results of the 2006 Deer Hunter Survey conducted by the S.C. Department of Natural Resources indicate that the statewide harvest of deer last season totaled 221,320 down 9.3 percent from 2005.
South Carolina Special Youth Hunt Opportunities
Youth who are age 17 and younger, would you like to go deer hunting this fall but don't have anyone to take you? Would you like for the hunt to be somewhere nearby where there are lots of deer?