South Carolina shrimp bait license?

Discussion in 'Fishing Bait Review' started by 13-year-old-angler, Oct 9, 2007.

  1. 13-year-old-angler

    13-year-old-angler New Member

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    State:
    South Carolina
    is this true that you have to have a license to use shrimp for bait in the state of south carolina? i want to use shimp cause i hear catfish love it. so is this true and is using shrimp worth it?
     
  2. blackwaterkatz

    blackwaterkatz Active Member

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    State:
    Andrews, SC
    No, Brian, you don't need a license to use shrimp for bait. You may be confusing that with a Recreational Shrimp Baiting Permit, which is required to catch shrimp while using bait to attract them. Welcome to the BOC, and I hope you will get out there and catchem. :big_smile: