Water Quality Information
Frequently Asked Questions
The Broad Basin incorporates 27 watersheds and some 2.5 million acres within the State of South Carolina (a portion of the basin resides in North Carolina). Within the Department's Broad Basin are the Enoree River Basin, the Tyger River Basin, and the Broad River Basin. The Broad Basin extends across the Piedmont region and includes a total of 4,691 stream miles and 18,533 acres of lake waters.
Quality Assessment (WWQA).
document describes a wealth of information about the basins, including:
water chemistry information, biological monitoring information, physical
characteristics, natural resources, growth potential, potential nonpoint
source contributions, and point source discharges.
This information is presented through text and maps in these documents.
Download the Complete
Basin Publication here.
Archived Watershed Water Quality Assessments (1998, 2001)
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