Water Quality Information
Frequently Asked Questions
The Catawba River Basin incorporates 21 watersheds and some
1.5 million acres within the State of South Carolina (a portion of the basin
resides in North Carolina). The Catawba River Basin extends through the
Piedmont, Sandhills, and Upper Coastal Plain regions of the State. There are
approximately 2,943 stream miles and 26,308 acres of lake waters in the
Watershed Water Quality
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 (1996, 1999)
Back to SC Watersheds
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