The Beaufort Soil and Water Conservation District and the United States  Department of Agriculture prohibit discrimination in all programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religion, age, disability, political beliefs, sexual orientation, and marital or family status.

Text Box: Welcome to
Beaufort Soil and Water Conservation District
 Beaufort, South Carolina

Thank you for visiting BSWCD.

The Beaufort Soil & Water Conservation District assists landowners, land-users, government entities, educators and all citizens. The BSWCD  provides a dynamic environmental education program reaching all ages in our community. 100% of donations go directly to program efforts. All contributions are tax deductible.

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Office Hours (Best time to reach us): 

Mon-Fri 8am to Noon, or call for appointment

Walk in:  817 Paris Avenue, Port Royal, SC 29935

Mailing:  PO Box 70, Port Royal, SC 29935

Telephone  843-522-8100  FAX  843-522-0585 

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Thank You, Affiliate Members

Bay View Farms

Beaufort County Schools

Clemson Extension

Holly Hall Farms, Inc.


Text Box: Beaufort Soil & Water Conservation District

PO Box 70, 817 Paris Avenue

Port Royal, SC  29935

Phone 843-522-8100

Fax 843-522-0585

Our State & Federal Partners   

Diane Leone, Supervisory District Conservationist, USDA NRCS

       7554 West Main Street, Room 128, mailing  PO Box 190

             Ridgeland, SC  29936 (843) 726-8148


   SC-DNR, Land & Water Division Chief, Marc Cribb

                 Columbia, SC   (803) 734-6367


Staff Members


   Shelby Berry, District Manager

   Pam Floyd, Education Coordinator

   Debby Way, Education Specialist

   Phyllis Atkins, Community Health, Safety & Trails Coordinator




Mr. & Mrs. William Murphy

W. H. McLeod & Son

Dr. & Mrs. Thomas Ogle

Ulmer Brothers



Special Thanks to Community Partners

Beaufort County Farm Bureau Women’s Committee         Beaufort County Alliance for Human Services 

Beaufort County Solid Waste & Recycling                                                                            &  Together For Beaufort 

Beaufort Jasper Water & Sewer Authority                       Beaufort Water Search & Rescue Squad

Beaufort County Schools                                               Beaufort Memorial Hospital

CAPA                                                                           Clemson Extension & Clemson 4—H 

Friends of Hunting Island                                                     Lowcountry Estuarium     

 Lowcountry Institute & Spring Island Trust                      Nemours Wildlife Foundation

Lowcountry R C & D                                                              Town of Port Royal

 Dr. Thomas Ogle                                                                   Port Royal Sound Foundation

Port Royal Farmer’s Market                                                  Beaufort County Artworks

  Preservation Tree, Inc                                                    Sea Grant Consortium

SC DNR & ACE Basin NEER                                            Parris Island Natural Resources

Waste Management, Inc. & Hickory Hill Landfill                Town of Hilton Head              

Keep Beaufort County Beautiful                                            Town of Bluffton

Beaufort Sail & Power Squadron                                          SCDHEC

Lowcountry Master Gardeners                                             UGA Marine Extension Service

Carolina Clear




Board of Commissioners

Alan A. Ulmer, Jr., Chair

Claude McLeod, Jr., Vice Chair

Denise Parsick, Secretary/Treasurer

Ross “Mac” Sanders, Member

Luke Inabinett, Member

Dean Moss, Associate

Art Holland, Associate

Carol Murphy, Associate

Jon Rembold, Associate

Eco Camp Goes Wild! July 28- 31

Eco Camp Goes Wild! In celebration of our 25th year of Eco Camp,

we have  many fun environmental science activities planned. 

We are especially looking forward to a visit from the

Center for Birds of Prey.  See Eco Camp page link on upper left side.


BSWCD 2013 Annual Report link:


New Farm Bill Passed

Check out the new Farm Bill &

 USDA NRCS, Natural Resources Conservation Service 

For the latest updated information on the Farm Bill Services available.