Events Calendar
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This searchable calendar lists coastal management-related events in the default order of current, upcoming, unscheduled, and on-going; past events may be viewed by selecting the ‘Include Past Events’ option.  An event can be searched by keyword, date, type of event, location, category, audience, or partners involved.  If you have any questions or comments please don’t hesitate to e-mail us.

Upcoming Events 11 to 19 of 19, Sorted by Event Date:
  • A Local Officials Guide to the Community Rating System
    Training, Region: Waccamaw [Coastal Waccamaw Higher Education Center, Litchfield, SC], November 03, 2011
    Category(s): Community Development Issues, Coastal Laws, Rules, Regulations, Coastal Hazards & Hurricanes
    This full-day course will be taught by Mandy Todd, the coastal North Carolina and South Carolina Community Rating System Specialist. The program will be relevant for new and seasoned CRS participating community officials.
  • Drought and Salinity Intrusion: Past, Present, and Future Conditions in the Coastal Yadkin-Pee Dee Basin
    Workshop, Region: Waccamaw [Kimbel Lodge at Hobcaw Barony 22 Hobcaw Road, Georgetown, SC 29440], December 14, 2011
    Category(s): Climate Change/Sea Level Rise, Coastal Management, Coastal Saltwater Intrusion, Groundwater Issues
    Workshop participants will learn how coastal drought & sea level rise could impact our water supplies and coastal ecosystems. Emphasis will be placed on saltwater intrusion scenarios in the Yadkin-Pee Dee River basin.
MARCH, 2012
  • Grand Strand Stormwater Pond Management Conference
    Conference, Region: Waccamaw [Springmaid Resort Conference Center], March 03, 2012
    Category(s): Water Quality, Stormwater Ponds, Low Impact Development, Harmful Algae Blooms
    A conference for community managers and homeowner associations to learn more about the most sustainable and cost-effective ways to maintain the function and aesthetics of ponds in their communities.
  • Coastal Wetland Identification Course
    Training, Region: Waccamaw [Hobcaw Barony in Georgetown County], October 03, 2012
    Category(s): Wetlands
    A one-day, introductory field course for local decision-makers on wetland identification and wetland delineation based on hydrologic, soil, and vegetation indicators commonly found in the coastal wetlands of Georgetown and Horry Counties.
AUGUST, 2014
  • Teacher Open House at Hobcaw
    Public Event, Region: Waccamaw [Hobcaw Barony Discovery Center, 22 Hobcaw Rd, Georgetown, SC 29440], August 18, 2014
    Category(s): Science Education, Education/Resources
    Drop in on Monday, August 18th between 3:00-6:00pm to learn about the Discovery Center and find out about opportunities for you and your students to visit there as a group. Obtain teacher resources, educational give-aways, and lesson plans.
  • Murrells Inlet Volunteer Monitoring Data Conference
    Conference, Region: Waccamaw [Inlet Affairs, Murrells Inlet], October 21, 2014
    Category(s): Water Quality
    Murrells Inlet 2020 holds their 6th annual volunteer water quality monitoring data conference on October 21, 11am—1pm at Inlet Affairs. R.S.V.P. to Murrells Inlet 2020 at 843-357-2007.
  • 2014 River Celebration - a benefit for the Waccamaw RIVERKEEPER®
    Other, Region: Waccamaw [Riverside Club, 1793 Riverside Dr, Conway SC], October 26, 2014
    Category(s): Watershed Management, Water Quality
    Please join us Sunday October 26th at 5pm at the Riverside Club in Conway at 1793 Riverside Drive for River Celebration. Purchase tickets, $30, online, call the Riverkeeper at 843-349-4007 or email at to reserve tickets.
MARCH, 2016
  • Waccamaw Conference: Weather and Climate in your Watershed
    Conference, Region: Waccamaw [HGTC Grand Strand Conference Center 950 Crabtree Lane (Building 600) Myrtle Beach, SC (adjacent to The Market Common)], March 05, 2016
    Category(s): Water Quality, Stormwater Management, Groundwater Issues, Education/Resources, Conservation, Community Development Issues, Climate Adaptation
APRIL, 2016
  • Shorescaping: Planted Shorelines for your Pond
    Workshop, Region: Waccamaw [Carolina Forest Recreation Center 2254 Carolina Forest Blvd, Myrtle Beach, SC 29579], April 20, 2016
    Category(s): Stormwater Ponds, Stormwater Management
    This workshop will present information on the following topics: Benefits of shorescaping Shorescaping design, installation, and maintenance Plant selection Local case studies The workshop will include a hands-on installation of a shoreline planting proje