All facets of shrimping and shrimp boating will be discussed at Thursday’s monthly meeting of the Beaufort Sport Fishing and Diving Club, set for 7 p.m. at the Beaufort Yacht & Sailing Club on Lady's Island.
Al Stokes, manager of the Waddell Mariculture Center, will headline a panel discussion that includes state and local regulations, equipment and baiting. Local shrimp baiter Cary Durant also will appear along with Scott Lettich from Beaufort Marine Supply.
A social will begin at 6:30 p.m., and guests do not need a reservation. All attending will receive a copy of the new Artificial Reef Guide from the Department of Natural Resources. For more information, contact Capt. Frank Gibson at 843-522-2122 or via email at firstname.lastname@example.org.