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12:01 pm on Sunday March 18, 2012

Several local waterbodies reopened for oyster, shellfish harvesting

Flickr user Tim Brown Architects Oyster beds near Penn Center. The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control has reopened several approved shellfish growing areas in Beaufort County. "These areas have been reopened because water quality...
5:54 am on Saturday December 10, 2011

Oyster, clam harvesting areas on Battery Creek closed (Updated)

Flickr user Tim Brown Architects Oyster beds near Penn Center. (Updates at the bottom.) All clam and oyster harvesting beds on Battery Creek and its tributaries have been closed to harvest due to a sewage spill. "This closure is temporary and is the...
4:08 am on Friday September 30, 2011

S.C. oyster and clam season is back October 1

Flickr user Doug DuCap Food and Travel Update September 30: Oyster season is upon us and over at The Island Packet, David Lauderdale is waxing poetic. In part, "This is our time. It's our time to feel a breeze on our face that's not wringing wet...
7:15 am on Sunday September 18, 2011

S.C. oyster and clam season is back October 1st

Flickr user Doug DuCap Food and Travel The 20011-2012 season for harvesting oysters and clams in South Carolina will open Saturday, October 1st. Oyster and clam seasons will remain open through May 15, 2012 unless conditions warrant extending or...
5:48 am on Sunday September 18, 2011

S.C. oyster and clam season is back October 1

Image by Flickr user Doug DuCap Food and TravelThe 20011-2012 season for harvesting oysters and clams in South Carolina will open Saturday, Oct ober 1. Oyster and clam seasons will remain open through May 15, 2012, unless conditions warrant...
8:05 am on Saturday September 3, 2011

448 more acres open for clam, oyster harvesting in Beaufort this year

Flickr user Tim Brown Architects Oyster beds near Penn Center. Thanks to good signs in yearly water quality data, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control will open more than 5,000 additional acres of shellfish beds for harvesting...
8:05 am on Saturday September 3, 2011

2,295 more acres open for clam, oyster harvesting in Charleston this year

Image by Flickr user Tim Brown Architects Lowcountry oyster beds.Thanks to good signs in yearly water quality data, the S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control will open more than 5,000 additional acres of shellfish beds for harvesting...
9:28 am on Friday December 31, 2010

Many oyster, clam beds closed in Beaufort after sewage spill on Parris Island (update: reopen)

Flickr user willapalens Update December 31, reopen: After three weeks of closure the oyster beds and clam harvesting areas are reopen. "These areas have been reopened because water quality and tissue sampling results indicate bacteria levels are...
8:14 am on Tuesday November 17, 2009

In photos: Lowcountry oyster harvesting in black and white

Image by Paul Zoeller / Summerville Journal SceneImage by 20091117-zoeller.jpgSummerville Journal Scene's resident photo blogger, Paul Zoeller, got his feet wet for his newest batch of photographs featuring oyster harvester Victor "Goat" Lafayette....
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