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SOUTH CAROLINA | SCDNR to conduct courtesy boat inspections during Labor Day weekend

SOUTH CAROLINA– The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) Law Enforcement Division will be conducting courtesy boat inspections at public boat landings around the state in preparation for Labor Day weekend.  This holiday is among the busiest times of the year for South Carolina lakes and waterways, and boating safety is highly encouraged in … Continue reading SOUTH CAROLINA | SCDNR to conduct courtesy boat inspections during Labor Day weekend

SOUTH CAROLINA | Recovering America’s Wildlife Act introduced in the U.S. Senate

SOUTH CAROLINA– A legislative initiative that could make available millions of dollars in new federal funding to protect some of South Carolina’s most vulnerable wildlife species got another nudge forward this week with the introduction of a bill in the U.S. Senate.  The leadership of the S.C. Department of Natural Resources strongly supports passage of … Continue reading SOUTH CAROLINA | Recovering America’s Wildlife Act introduced in the U.S. Senate

South Carolina News: Department of Natural Resources launches $2 million public-private fundraising project to protect threatened coastal birds

COLUMBIA, SC – Five-Coastal bird populations face multiple threats, including habitat loss and degradation, human disturbance, increased predation and sea level rise.  In fact, their populations have declined by 70 percent during the last forty to sixty years.  South Carolina is a critical link in preserving these birds; numerous species of nesting and migrating birds … Continue reading South Carolina News: Department of Natural Resources launches $2 million public-private fundraising project to protect threatened coastal birds