SC Marine Game Fish Tagging Program
The documents below are in PDF format.
- Sea Turtle Handling/Release Guidelines (NOAA)
- Professional Angler and Fishing Celebrity Bernie Schultz on Tag and Release
- Fishing Charleston Harbor & the Jetties (Adobe PDF - file size 2M)
- Instructions for Recording Information onto the Datasheet (Adobe PDF)
- Instructions for Recording Information onto the Postage Paid Data Card (Adobe PDF)
- Tag Locations (Adobe PDF)
Red Drum Release
This video shows tips on releasing large red drum.
This video shows how to use and rig up a descending device (SeaQualizer) for releasing fish caught from deepwater.
Dennison Tag Gun Instruction:
This video shows how to use the Dennison Standard Soft Grip Tagging Gun (Model D16000).
Tag and Release:
This video provides the concept of tag, release and recovery along with instruction on how to apply the nylon dart tag.
This video shows how to properly measure your fish.