Pee Dee River Basin
The Pee Dee Basin incorporates 45 watersheds and some 5.5 million acres within the State of South Carolina (a portion of the basin resides in North Carolina). Within the Department's Pee Dee Basin are the Lynches River Basin, the Black River Basin, the Waccamaw River Basin, the Great Pee Dee River Basin, and thePee Dee Coastal Frontage Basin. The Pee Dee River Basin extends across the Piedmont, Sandhills, Upper Coastal Plain, Lower Coastal Plain, and Coastal Zone regions. There are a total of 9,495 stream miles, 17,034 acres of lake waters, and 44,870 acres of estuarine areas in the basin.
For basin descriptions, facts, figures, and detailed maps download the complete Pee Dee Watershed Water Quality Assessment document or click on a specific watershed below. To learn more about the factors included in the Pee Dee Watershed document, download the Factors Assessed in Watershed Evaluations.
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