South Carolina Department of Natural Resources

The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is the state agency responsible for wildlife conservation, wildlife protection, habitat management, information & education in South Carolina.

The primary duties of the South Carolina Department of Fish & Game is:

  • To manage and protect wildlife in South Carolina
  • To manage wildlife habitat
  • To educate the public on wildlife and safe hunting practices
  • Set hunting and fishing seasons and creel limits
  • Issuing hunting and fishing licenses
  • Set hunting & fishing regulations in South Carolina
  • Conduct tests for wildlife disease
  • Animal Reintroduction
1000 Assembly Street, Columbia, SC, 29201