River Basins Advisory Commissions (South Carolina)

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Last modified on February 12, 2015.

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Place South Carolina

Applies to States or Provinces South Carolina
Name River Basins Advisory Commissions (South Carolina)
Policy Category Other Policy
Policy Type Environmental Regulations
Affected Technologies Biomass/Biogas, Coal with CCS, Concentrating Solar Power, Energy Storage, Fuel Cells, Geothermal Electric, Hydroelectric, Hydroelectric (Small), Natural Gas, Nuclear, Solar Photovoltaics, Tidal Energy, Wave Energy, Wind energy
Active Policy Yes
Implementing Sector Local

Primary Website http://www.scstatehouse.gov/code/t44c059.php
Applicable Jurisdiction Catawba/Wateree and Yadkin/Pee Dee River Basins

Last Review 2014-09-15


The Catawba/Wateree and Yadkin/Pee Dee River Basins Advisory Commissions are permanent public bodies jointly established by North and South Carolina. The commissions are responsible for assessing water quality via studies based on existing data from other agencies in the river basins and providing guidance and recommendations to local, state, regional, and federal governmental and administrative bodies regarding environmental stewardship and appropriate use and development of the river basins.

Policy Contact

Department Catawba Wateree River Basin Advisory Commission

Department Yadkin Pee Dee River Basin Advisory Commission

Department South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control
Address 2601 Bull Street
Place Columbia, South Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 29202
Phone (803) 898-DHEC (3432)

Department North Carolina Department of Environmental and Natural Resources
Address 1601 Mail Service Center
Place Raleigh, North Carolina
Zip/Postal Code 27699
Phone (877) 623-6748

Authorities (Please contact the if there are any file problems.)

Authority 1: S.C. Code 44-59
Date Enacted 2004