South Carolina Department of Natural Resources
Plum Branch Dove Field - US Army Corps of Engineers
Property LocationPlum Branch, SC 29845
Latitude: 33.836 Longitude:-82.293
Game Zone: 2
Property Type: Dove Field
Hours of Operation
2017-18 Dove Hunting Dates
1st season - Saturdays Only beginning Sept. 2
2nd and 3rd seasons - Open Monday through Saturday
Call (864) 223-2731 for details
Activities / Facilities
Property Owner Information
|US Army Corps of Engineers|
'US Army Corps of Engineers' is the property Owner and has a cooperative partnership with SCDNR to manage this property.
The South Carolina Department of Natural Resources maintains approximately 50 Public Dove Fields in the Wildlife Management Area Program each year. These fields are typically planted in annual grains such as wheat, millet, corn, sorghum, and sunflowers and are open on specific days for public dove hunting. Hunters are reminded that the following special regulations apply to all Public Dove Fields in the WMA Program:
- Hunters are limited to 50 shells per hunt.
- Hunters are not allowed to enter fields before 12:00 noon.
- No shooting is allowed after 6:00 p.m. during the first season segment.
Hunters are further reminded that littering is a violation of state law and WMA regulations. Hunters should remove all litter, including spent shell hulls, from the field at the conclusion of the hunt.
Hunters utilizing this field must have a valid hunting license, wildlife management area permit and migratory bird permit. Game species other than dove cannot be hunted on this property and there are no activities allowed other than dove hunting.