Marine - Shellfish

2020-2021 Shellfish harvest season will open October 1, 2020 for recreational and commercial seasons for all molluscan shellfish.

Shellfish Grounds may be closed to harvest after storm events or marine spill. Please check with SCDHEC for the latest information on closure status. You can also call the SCDHEC shellfish hotline at 1-800-285-1618 or visit their news releases webpage.

Harvesting Shellfish

Mariculture

Other Shellfish Information