Edisto Basin Planning

Activities and reports on water planning in the Edisto River basin.


The new South Carolina State Water Planning Framework will be first applied to the Edisto Basin. Two public meetings were held on November 18th and 21st, 2019 to introduce the new Planning Framework to stakeholders and to solicit River Basin Council Membership applications. Presentations given at each meeting are available below for review. River Basin Council activities are tentatively scheduled to begin in the spring of 2020. Please visit this website for periodic updates and new information regarding Edisto river basin planning activities.

Edisto Public Meeting Locations & Times:

Blackville, S.C., November 18, 2019; 6 pm – 8 pm
Clemson University's Edisto Research and Education Center
64 Research Rd
Blackville, SC 29817
Nov 18th meeting – SCDNR Presentations

St. George, S.C., November 21, 2019; 6 pm – 8 pm
Lovely Hill Convention Center
5905 W Jim Bilton Blvd
St. George, SC 29477
Nov 21st meeting – SCDNR Presentations

Edisto River Basin Council Membership Application

SCDNR is now accepting applications for the Edisto River Basin Council. For more information and to download an application, please click below.

Application Information
Edisto River Photo Credit: Ted Borg, SC Wildlife Magazine

Edisto Planning News

Current news

  • SCDNR Extends Edisto River Basin Council Membership Application Deadline to January 8th
  • SCDNR Now Accepting Applications for the Edisto River Basin Council
  • Public Meetings Scheduled for November 18th and 21st for Edisto River Basin Planning

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