South Carolina Bird Hunting

Seasons Span November 22 – March 1, 2022

Resident License Fees:


Non-Resident License Fees:

3-Day $40
10-Day $75

State Drought Monitor – Upland hunting conditions are often highly dependent upon moisture for both habitat production and bird survival.

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*prior to hunting, always verify all local rules and regulations with the appropriate state agencies because these laws are continually changing and are often area specific

Bobwhite Quail

South Carolina Bobwhite Quail Season

November 22 – March 1, 2021

Limits: 12 per day


South Carolina Woodcock Season

December 18 – January 31, 2022

Limits: 3 per day, 9 possession

Ruffed Grouse

South Carolina Ruffed Grouse Season

Game Zone 1: November 25 – March 1, 2021

Limits: 3 per day

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