South Carolina waterfowl lottery applications close in one week

If you have not applied yet, there is only one week left to submit an application for the S.C. Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) waterfowl lottery hunts. Applications will be accepted until October 15th at 5:00 pm.

A non-refundable fee of $20 per hunter is required on each application for the Multi-site Waterfowl Lottery Hunt and $5 per youth applicant for the Youth Multi-site Waterfowl Hunt. Youth must be 17 years of age or younger to apply for the youth hunt.

After the selection process occurs, the primary applicant (only) will receive email notification of the drawing’s completion.

*** Please be aware of the special COVID-19 requirements* regarding temperature screening and mask requirement while interacting with SCDNR staff at the hunt sites. ***

*more information on lottery hunts and COVID-19 is provided on the lottery hunting web page.

The following hunt locations will not be available in the Waterfowl Lottery Hunt this year due to extensive and ongoing property renovations.

Santee Delta
Wateree Heritage Preserve and WMA