Statewide Changes for Bass, Bream and Crappie

Water Body Fish Size Limit Possession Limit
Statewide Bream (includes bluegill, flier, warmouth, pumpkinseed, green sunfish, redear and spotted sunfish) None
30
Statewide Redbreast sunfish None
15
Statewide Crappie 8 inches
20
Statewide except the waterbodies listed below: Spotted bass None
15
Lakes Hartwell, Keowee, Russell (including the Lake Hartwell Tailwaters), Thurmond, Tugaloo, Yonah; Stevens Creek Reservoir; the Chattooga and Savannah Rivers Spotted bass None No more than 10 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye, spotted bass or their hybrids
Statewide except the water bodies listed below: Redeye bass None No more than 5 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye bass or their hybrids
Lakes Hartwell, Keowee, Russell (including the Lake Hartwell Tailwaters), Thurmond, Tugaloo, Yonah; Stevens Creek Reservoir; the Chattooga and Savannah Rivers Redeye bass None No more than 10 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye, spotted bass or their hybrids
Statewide except the lakes listed below: Smallmouth bass 12 inches No more than 5 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye bass or their hybrids
Lake Keowee Smallmouth bass 12 inches No more than 10 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye, spotted bass or their hybrids.
Lakes Hartwell, Russell (including the Lake Hartwell Tailwaters), Thurmond, Tugaloo, Yonah, the Chattooga and Savannah Rivers and Stevens Creek Reservoir Smallmouth bass None No more than 5 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye bass or their hybrids
Statewide except the lakes listed below: Largemouth bass None No more than 5 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye bass or their hybrids
Lakes Blalock, Greenwood, Jocassee, Marion, Monticello, Moultrie, Murray, Secession, Wateree, Wylie and the Middle Reach of the Saluda River and the Upper Reach of the Santee River Largemouth bass 14 inches No more than 5 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye bass or their hybrids
Savannah River Drainage includes Chattooga River; Hartwell Tailrace; Lake Hartwell; Lake Keowee; Lake Russell; Lake Thurmond; Lake Tugaloo; Lake Yonah; Savannah River; and Stevens Creek Reservoir. Largemouth bass 12 inches No more than 10 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye, spotted bass or their hybrids
Lake Robinson (Greenville County) Largemouth bass 12 inches No more than 5 combined total of smallmouth, largemouth, redeye bass or their hybrids
Slade's Lake Largemouth, redeye, smallmouth & spotted bass 12 inches No more than 2 bass per person per day