South Carolina Environmental Organizations


Augusta-Aiken Audubon

Educating the public about birds, other wildlife, and habitat, and providing opportunities for our community to appreciate the natural world.

Beaufort County Open Land Trust

Protecting land permanently by working with private citizens and communities.

Carolina Wetlands Association

Promoting the importance and value of Wetlands through science-based programs, education, and advocacy.

Charleston Audubon

A South Carolina chapter of the National Audubon Society.

Charleston Waterkeeper

By land and by sea, we protect the public's right to clean water.

Coastal Conservation League

Protecting natural landscapes, abundant wildlife, clean water, and quality of life

Columbia Audubon Society

A chapter of the National Audubon Society

Congaree Land Trust

The leading land protection organization for central South Carolina.

East Cooper Land Trust

Devoted to conserving land to benefit people and the environment both now and forever.

Edisto Island Open Land Trust

Preserving and protecting lands, scenic vistas, heritage, and conservation resources of Edisto Island for future generations.

Edisto Riverkeeper

Because everybody needs water.

Friends of Coastal South Carolina

Supporting our National Forest and Wildlife Refuges.

Friends of Congaree Swamp

Advocates for Congaree National Park and its unique environment.

Friends of Hunting Island

Dedicated to helping the park enhance the unique natural wonders and educational opportunities that exist on the island.

Friends of the Edisto

Protecting and enhancing the natural and cultural character and resources of the Edisto River Basin.

Friends of the Reedy River

Preserving, promoting, and restoring Greenville's hometown river.

Greenville County Bird Club

Providing opportunities for learning about and protecting wild birds and their habitats for future generations.

Hilton Head Island Audubon Society

A chapter of the National Audubon Society.

Johns Island Conservancy

Dedicated to preserving and safeguarding the natural habitat, wildlife, historical and agricultural resources of Johns Island.

Katawba Valley Land Trust

Dedicated to the protection of natural and cultural resources in the Catawba River Valley of South Carolina.

Kiawah Island Natural Habitat Conservancy

Preserving and enhancing Kiawah Island's unique balance of nature and development.

Low Country Land Trust

Focused on protecting ecologically, agriculturally, and historically significant Lowcountry lands.

Nature Conservancy of South Carolina

From the Mountains to the Coast

Save Our Saluda

A voice to protect the Saluda watershed and its natural resources.

Seabrook Island Natural History Group

Exploring the ecology, history and culture of the Carolina Lowcountry.

Sierra Club - South Carolina Chapter

Explore, enjoy and protect the planet

South Carolina Association of Naturalists

Dedicated to gathering and sharing factual natural history information among its members and with the general public.

South Carolina Native Plant Society

Working to preserve, protect & restore native plant communities in South Carolina.

South Carolina Wildlife Federation

A nonprofit citizens' conservation organization.

Spartanburg Area Conservancy

Protects and conserves land

Sustainable Greenville

Celebrating Quality of Life, Environment and Health in the Upstate

Upstate Forever

Promoting sensible growth and protecting special places.

Waccamaw Audubon Society

Serving northeastern South Carolina and southeastern North Carolina.

Winyah Rivers Foundation

Fishable, Swimmable, and Drinkable Water for Our Families and Our Future.