May River


Major Neighborhoods and Communities within the May River watershed

  • Old Town Bluffton
  • Palmetto Bluff
  • Gasciogne Bluff
  • May River Plantation
  • Hampton Hall
  • The Farm at Buckwalter
  • Hampton Lakes
  • Rose Dhu Creek Plantation

“Stories of the Sound,” an ongoing project to document the experiences of folks who have spent their lives in the Lowcountry, brought to you by JJK 4 Productions. Please view here a video interview of Jesse Hancock by Chris Marsh about the Bluffton Oyster Factory.

Unique Natural Features

  • Designated as an “Outstanding Resource Water” by South Carolina DHEC

Wildlife of Interest

  • dolphinexpeditionsEastern oyster 
  • A great place to see dolphin strand feeding
  • Great trout and flounder fishing






Read the 2011 May River Watershed Action Plan



Check your local Shellfish Status.