Freshwater Fisheries Section - Biologists and Contacts

Trout Fishing Dan Rankin
864-654-6346
Fish applications, Grass Carp Vendors, Catfish Dealers, Pond Management Booklets, Public Fishing Lakes Booklet Barbara Hasty
803-734-3891
Freshwater Fisheries Posters, Saltwater Fisheries Posters 888-644-9453
Environmental Permits Vivianne Vejdani
803-734-4199
Region I
Counties: Oconee, Pickens, Greenville, Spartanburg, Anderson, Abbeville, Edgefield, McCormick, Greenwood, Laurens, Cherokee, and Union
(Lakes Keowee, Hartwell, Russell, Thurmond, and Jocassee)
Dan Rankin
864-654-6346 ext. 12
Fax: 864-654-9168
311 Natural Resources Drive
Clemson, SC 29631
Region II
Counties: York, Lancaster, Chester, Fairfield, Kershaw, Lee, Chesterfield, Marlboro, Darlington, Dillon, Florence, Marion, and Williamsburg
Elizabeth Osier
843-661-4767
Fax: 843-661-4717
295 S. Evander Drive
Region III
Counties: Richland, Lexington, Newberry, Saluda, Orangeburg, Calhoun, Aiken, Barnwell, Sumter, Bamberg, Allendale, and Clarendon
(Lake Murray)
Hal Beard
803-955-0462
Fax: 803-755-1355
2726 Fish Hatchery Road
West Columbia, SC 29172
Region IV
Counties: Georgetown, Berkeley, Dorchester, Charleston, Hampton, Jasper, Colleton, Beaufort, and Horry
(Lakes Marion and Moultrie)
Scott Lamprecht
843-825-3387
Fax: 843-825-3382
Dennis Wildlife Center
305 Black Oak Road
Bonneau, SC 29431