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Circle Hooks required for bottom fishermen on March 3 in South Carolina

Circle hooks, designed to improve the survival rate of released fish, will be required in both state and federal water beginning March 3, according to the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (DNR). The requirement for non-stainless steel circle hooks will apply to all marine species in the snapper-grouper complex, a…

32-year-old State Record for a Red Grouper Defeated by a Little River Angler

The marine game fish record for a red grouper, standing for over 32 years, was recently defeated by a veteran S.C. angler. Michael Jenkins, of Little River, SC, was fishing offshore when he hooked into and caught a 31 pound red grouper on Friday August 15th off the South Carolina…