South Carolina Coastal Information Network
 
Partners and Links

The South Carolina Coastal Information Network emerged as a result of a number of coastal outreach institutions and constituencies working in partnership to enhance coordination of the coastal community outreach efforts in South Carolina. The Network partners include the following federal and state agencies, regional government agencies and private organizations seeking to coordinate and/or jointly deliver outreach programs.

 
 
 
Partners...
ACE Basin CTP, SC Department of Natural Resources
Blaik Pulley Keppler
(843) 953-6686
kepplerb@dnr.sc.gov
Website
ACE Basin CTP, SC Department of Natural Resources
The Coastal Training Program (CTP) of the ACE Basin National Estuarine Research Reserve (NERR) and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SC DNR)... read more
Ashley Cooper Stormwater Education Consortium
Guinn Garrett
843-722-5940
cggarre@clemson.edu
Kimberly Counts
(843) 722-5940, ext 128
kcounts@clemson.edu
Website
Ashley Cooper Stormwater Education Consortium
The Ashley Cooper Stormwater Education Consortium is a partnership between communities (MS4s), universities, agencies, and non-profits working together to implement a regional, watershed-scale... read more
B-C-D COG
Kathryn Basha
(843) 529-0400
kathrynb@bcdcog.com
Michele Canon
(843) 529-0400
michelec@bcdcog.com
Website
B-C-D COG
As one of South Carolina's 10 Regional Planning Councils, the Berkeley-Charleston-Dorchester Council of Governments' primary objectives are to assist local governments develop local and regional... read more
Carolina Clear
Katie Giacalone
(843) 554-7226, ext 115
kgiacal@clemson.edu
Website
Carolina Clear
Carolina Clear is a comprehensive approach developed by Clemson University Cooperative Extension Service to inform and educate communities about water quality, water quantity, and... read more
Clemson Extension
Katie Giacalone
(843) 554-7226, ext 115
kgiacal@clemson.edu
Website
Clemson Extension
As a land-grant university, Clemson is part of a national system created by the U.S. Congress to improve the quality of life for... read more
Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium
Karen Fuss
(843) 349-4058
kfuss@coastal.edu
Website
Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium
The Coastal Waccamaw Stormwater Education Consortium (CWSEC) comprises education providers who are represented by various academic, non-profit, and state organizations, and members from local... read more
Hollings Marine Laboratory
Dianne Greenfield
(843) 725-4823
greenfieldd@dnr.sc.gov
Susan Lovelace
(843) 762-8824
susan.lovelace@noaa.gov
Website
Hollings Marine Laboratory
The Hollings Marine Laboratory is the product of a long-term joint project agreement between the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Institute of Standards... read more
Lowcountry COG
Jonathan Sherwood
(843) 726-5536
jsherwood@lowcountrycog.org
Website
Lowcountry COG
Established in 1971, the Lowcountry Council of Governments (often referred to as LCOG) is a public agency that serves the four-county area of Beaufort, Colleton,... read more
Mount Pleasant Stormwater
Hillary Repik
(843) 849-2022
hrepik@tompsc.com
Website
Mount Pleasant Stormwater
The Mount Pleasant Stormwater division, part of the Town of Mount Pleasant Public Services Department, is committed to improving stormwater services and maintaining the... read more
NOAA-Coastal Services Center
Stephanie Beard
(843) 740-1174
steph.beard@noaa.gov
Website
NOAA-Coastal Services Center
Guiding the conservation and management of the nation's coastal resources is the primary function of the federal government's National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA).... read more
North Inlet-Winyah Bay CTP
Michelle LaRocco
(843) 904-9034
michelle.larocco@belle.baruch.sc.edu
Website
North Inlet-Winyah Bay CTP
The North Inlet-Winyah Bay CTP Program (CTP) is a national initiative among the National Estuarine Research Reserve System (NERRS) to provide science-based information, tools,... read more
S.C. Department of Archives and History
Rebekah Dobrasko
(803) 896-6183
dobrasko@scdah.state.sc.us
Website
S.C. Department of Archives and History
The South Carolina Department of Archives and History is an independent state agency whose mission is to preserve and promote the documentary and cultural... read more
S.C. Sea Grant Consortium
April Turner
(843) 953-2078
april.turner@scseagrant.org
Samantha Bruce
(843) 953-2078
samantha.bruce@scseagrant.org
Website
S.C. Sea Grant Consortium
The S.C. Sea Grant Consortium is a state agency that, through a program of research, education, extension, and training, enhances economic opportunities and... read more
SCDHEC-Bureau of Water
Andy Miller
(803) 898-4031
millerca@dhec.sc.gov
Website
SCDHEC-Bureau of Water
 
SCDHEC-Ocean & Coastal Resource Management
Elizabeth von Kolnitz
(843) 953-0252
vonkoleb@dhec.sc.gov
Website
SCDHEC-Ocean & Coastal Resource Management
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control: The DHEC Office of Ocean and Coastal Resource Management (DHEC-OCRM) protects and enhances the State's coastal... read more
ULI South Carolina
Heather Foley
(843) 513-9331
heather.foley@uli.org
Website
ULI South Carolina
The ULI South Carolina District Council was formed in 2005 to encourage dialogue on land use and planning throughout this state and within each of... read more
USDA FS, Center for Forested Wetlands Research
Devendra Amatya
(843) 336-5612
damatya@fs.fed.us
Website
USDA FS, Center for Forested Wetlands Research
The Center for Forested Wetlands Research is an interdisciplinary unit whose program is designed to develop, quantify and synthesize ecological information needed to sustainably... read more
USGBC-SC
Melissa LeRoy
(843) 329-3131
ExecDir@usgbcsc.org
Website
USGBC-SC
The South Carolina Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council is a statewide, 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, which operates in the four regions of... read more
Waccamaw Regional COG
Dan Newquist
(843) 546-8502
dnewquist@wrcog.org
Website
Waccamaw Regional COG
Waccamaw Regional Council of Governments, a regional agency serving county governments, municipalities, and citizens of Georgetown, Horry and Williamsburg Counties, offers a wide variety... read more