SCDNR News

South Carolina Natural Resources Board 'Chairman Emeritus' Marion Burnside of Columbia pictured during his Board service in 1988 (SCDNR photo by Ted Borg)

Gratitude expressed for ‘conservation giant’ SCDNR Chairman Emeritus Marion Burnside




Draft 2021 Aquatic Plant Management plan available for public review until February 22, 2021


Annual Palmetto Sportsmen's Classic canceled amid COVID-19 concerns



Aerial Photograph of a Track Hoe [SCDNR photo]
SCDNR awarded $1 million grant for wetland restoration at Georgetown County waterfowl management area

Eastern box turtles are just one of the native turtle species subject to possession limits in South Carolina under new regulations issued by the SCDNR that became effective October 19, 2020. [SCDNR photo by Andrew Grosse]
SCDNR Implementing New Regulations on Possession, Sale of native reptile and amphibians



Photograph of Bird Feeders

Reminder to keep your bird feeders clean

Griffin Allison

Part I: Kate’s First Retrieve —December 28, 2020





SCDNR Blogs

Introducing two brand new blogs from the S.C. Department of Natural Resources – read on for behind-the-scenes outdoors and conservation stories from the Appalachians to the Atlantic.

Erin Weeks South Carolina Coastal Resources
by Erin Weeks

Baby sea turtle

David Lucas South Carolina Natural Resources
by David Lucas

Bobwhite Quail


Billy Downer SC Wild Radio Show
by Major
Billy Downer

Catch up on what you miss on SC Wild Radio with Phil Kornblut and Major Billy Downer.

The SC Wild radio show airs Wednesdays at 7:30 PM on Sports Talk Radio Network.

SCDNR News