• Fishing

    Bass in coastal rivers aren’t slowed down nearly as much by summer’s heat as their cousins in reservoirs are.

    Ol’ Man River - Bass are at home on South Carolina’s Blackwater rivers

    Topwater baits are the in-baits for summer bass on two of South Carolina’s finest blackwater rivers, the Waccamaw and Little Pee Dee.
    August 01 at 7:00am
    Moving water allows bass to live in more shallow water and feed more actively in the dead of summer, so  leaving the main body of a lake and heading upriver is a great idea.

    August doesn't mean no action

    Leave the deep water behind and head upriver or into the backs of creeks for bass
    August 01 at 7:00am

    Cover

    August 01 at 7:00am
    LiveTarget’s Scaled Sardine twitchbait comes in 3- and 3 ½-inch floating or suspended models, and is available in four color variations.

    LiveTarget’s Scaled Sardine Twitchbait

    Detailed, realistic lure is irresistible to multiple saltwater species
    July 29 at 9:00am
    Oyster shells are recycled to help establish and maintain oyster beds along the coast.

    Oyster recycling program expands to Upstate, SC

    Recycling program helps maintain, establish new oyster grounds
    July 24 at 7:01pm
    This angler shows off a nice red snapper he caught with Capt. Robert Olsen of Knot@Work Fishing Charters (843-442-7724).

    Red snapper season approved for Carolina anglers

    Season will last six days
    July 23 at 11:17pm
    Summer conditions aren’t the greatest for catching mountain trout, but with a few choices, you can put yourself in position for some great trips.

    Find your summer trout strategies

    Plan for problems that hot-weather conditions present and head to the right stream
    July 19 at 9:00am
    Due to a security upgrade, hunting and fishing license sales will not be available this weekend.

    SC hunting, fishing license sales will be unavailable this weekend

    Hunters, anglers must purchase licenses before Friday afternoon for this weekend
    July 18 at 11:41am
    Anglers fishing the Santee Cooper system will have to be more careful measuring stripers with a new slot limit in effect.

    New striper regs promise plenty

    Anglers can keep fish, fishery can prosper
    July 16 at 9:00am
    Bluegills will concentrate their spawning efforts under a full or new moon.

    Check the moon

    July 15 at 7:00am