South Carolina

Shell Recycling Programs

South Carolina Oyster Restoration & Enhancement (SCORE) runs as a part of the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources. Is offers shell recycling drop-off locations throughout the state. Proceeds from the Saltwater Recreational Fishing License help fund recycling and restoration programs. It maintains a list and map of shell drop-off locations.
Contact: Ben Dyar, 443-953-9397,
Website: SCORE

Oyster Restoration Projects

400 reefs on 44 different sites have been constructed since May 2001.  They spans 200 miles of coast from Murrell’s Inlet to Hilton Head, S.C.