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Watershed Organizations


 Broad | Catawba | Edisto | Pee Dee | Salkehatchie| Saluda | Santee | Savannah | All Watersheds

Click on a watershed above to find organizations working on water issues in your area! For organizations that work in multiple locations, click on “All Watersheds.”

If you would like more information about an organization that is not listed or to add your organization to this list, please contact your watershed manager.


Spartanburg Area Conservancy (SPACE) / Friends of Lawson’s Fork Creek
Spartanburg Water
Friends of Harbison State Forest
The Tyger River Foundation
Upstate Forever
Friends of Lake Robinson
Broad Scenic River Advisory Council
The River Alliance
Richland Countywide Stormwater Consortium
SJWD Water District


Catawba-Wateree Water Management Group
Catawba Scenic River Advisory Council
Catawba Riverkeeper
Lake Wateree Homeowners Association (WHOA) Fairfield County
Lake Wateree Association (Kershaw County)
Katawba Valley Land Trust
Nation Ford Land Trust


Friends of the Edisto(FRED)
Edisto River Canoe and Kayak Trail Commission(ERCK)
Edisto Island Preservation Alliance
Coastal Expeditions/Carolina Heritage Outfitters
ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve(NEER)
South Carolina Coastal Information Network
South Carolina Sea Grant Consortium
National Ocean and Atmospheric Association Coastal Services Center (NOAA-CSC)

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Pee Dee

Pee Dee Land Trust
Black Creek Land Trust
Lynches Scenic River Advisory Council
Black Scenic River Advisory Council
Little Pee Dee - Dillon Scenic River Advisory Council
Great Pee Dee Scenic River Advisory Council
Murrells Inlet 2020
Waccamaw Riverkeeper
Coastal Carolina University Waccamaw Watershed Academy
Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium
Florence Darlington Stormwater Consortium
South Carolina Marine Educator’s Association
North Inlet --Winyah Bay NEER

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Friends of the Rivers
Lowcountry Institute


Upstate Forever
Saluda-Reedy Watershed Consortium
Save Our Saluda
Friends of the Reedy River
Trout Unlimited: Saluda River Chapter
The Conestee Foundation
Preserving Lake Greenwood
Greenwood County Lake Management
Lower Saluda Scenic River Advisory Council
Lake Murray Association
Lake Murray Watch
Gills Creek Watershed Association
Friends of Congaree Swamp
Congaree Riverkeeper
Sustainable Midlands
The River Alliance
Palmetto Paddlers Canoe and Kayak Club

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Michaux Conservancy
Sustainability Institute
Charleston WaterKeeper
Ashley Scenic River
Lowcountry Open Land Trust
Friends of Santee National Wildlife Refuge
SEWEE Association
Cape Romain National Wildlife Refuge
Francis Marion and Sumter National Forests
Santee Cooper
Santee River Keeper
Berkeley County’s Blueways
Savannah Riverkeeper (Augusta, GA)
Friends of Lake Keowee Society (FOLKS)
Lake Hartwell Association
Lake Secession Property Owners Association
Hitchcock Woods
Friends of the Rivers

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Savannah Riverkeeper
Friends of Lake Keowee Society
Lake Hartwell Association
Lake Secession Property Owners Association
Friends of the Savannah River Basin
Save Our Lakes NOW
Lowcountry Institute
Friends of the Rivers
Palmetto Bluff Conservancy
Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy
Friends of Broadway Lake
Aiken County Watershed Alliance
Hitchcock Woods
Palmetto Paddlers Canoe and Kayak Club

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All Watersheds

The Nature Conservancy
Soil and Water Conservation Districts
Resource Conservation and Development Districts (RC&D)
Council of Governments (COGs)
USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service Field Offices (NRCS)
South Carolina Rural Water Association (SCRWA)
Clemson Extension County Offices
American Whitewater
River Network
Beach Sweep / River Sweep(SCDNR)
Palmetto Conservation Foundation
Center for Watershed Protection
North American Lake Management Society
USDA Watershed Services
US Geological Survey (USGS) Water Data for South Carolina
South Carolina Tide Graphs (unofficial)
Southeast Regional Climate Center
EPA Watershed Academy
Southeast Watershed Forum
Coastal Conservation League(CCL)
Clemson University Center for Watershed Excellence
Palmetto Pride—Keep SC Beautiful
Sierra Club—SC Chapter
Coastal Conservation Association of SC
American Rivers
Carolina Clear

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