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Mail Check to : Beaufort Conservation District
                          PO Box 70, Port Royal, SC  29935

                                                    About BSWCD

The Beaufort Soil & Water Conservation District is  sub-unit of state government responsible for the implementation of conservation programs in Beaufort County. It works in partnership with the USDA-Natural Resources Conservation Service (NRCS), SC Department of Natural Resources, and Beaufort County. District board meetings are held on the second Thursday of each month at 5:00pm. The public is welcome to attend.                               Current Annual Report

Our Principal Partners

NRCS, Natural Resources Conservation Service  (Division of USDAUSDA Natural Resources Conservation Service provides technical assistance to landowners in each county of South Carolina.  In each Soil & Water Conservation District, NRCS staff assist landowners with conservation planning, soil erosion control practices, and soil surveys and maps.  They also assist landowners with Federal cost-share programs such as Conservation Reserve Program (CRP), Environmental Quality Incentive Program (EQIP), Farmland Protection Program (FPP), Wetland Reserve Program (WPP), and Wildlife Habitat Incentives Program (WHIP). 

SC DNR , South Carolina Department of Natural Resources Conservation Districts, under the Division of Land, Water & Conservation, provides assistance to conservation districts throughout the state.  SCDNR personnel assist with educational as well as technical projects as prioritized by District Commissioners for each individual district.  SCDNR offers educational workshops such as the Carolina Coastal Adventure (grades 9 & 10 in fall) and the Governor’s Institute on Natural Resources (grades 11 & 12 in June).


Conservation is Making  Difference in Beaufort County!


You can make  difference by becoming an Affiliate Member!

















Info & Links


Public & Community Partners


· Beaufort County Farm Bureau


· Lowcountry Estuarium


· Lowcountry Institute


· Town of Port Royal


· Penn Center


· SCE & G’s Safety City


· Beaufort Kayak Tours


· Beaufort Blueways


· Waste Management


· Friends of Hunting Island




· Boy Scouts/Girl Scouts


· Council of Garden Clubs

 Festivals and Events 

Look for us  local community festivals and events. 

We’d love to meet you!

· Earth Day with Port Royal Farmers’ Market

                          At the   Heritage Naval Park

· Earth Day at May River Sweep

· Port Royal Soft shell Crab Festival

· Kid’s Fest

· World Oceans Day

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

Friends of Hunting Island at the 2015 Soft Shell Crab Festival in Port Royal, with Beaufort Conservation District & Clemson Extension in the background.

South Carolina Partners

· Forestry Commission


· Clemson Extension

·  4-H


Environmental Education


Water Quality

Eco Camp

Earth Day & other Festivals

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