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Opening Party at Bourbon to Benefit Sustainable Midlands!

Opening Party at Bourbon to Benefit Sustainable Midlands!

Restaurant owner Kristian Niemi invites you to to an Opening Party at Bourbon to benefit Sustainable Midlands! April 28th, 2014 5:30-7:30pm

Earth Day Celebration: Wine for Water on April 22nd

Earth Day Celebration: Wine for Water on April 22nd

Wine for Water – An Earth Day Event This Earth Day, April 22nd, from 6-8pm join local watershed organizations for good food, wine and a silent auction. Join the Gills Creek Watershed Association, the Rocky Branch Watershed Alliance and the Smith Branch Watershed Alliance at Columbia’s Senate’s End to celebrate our vision for the streams […]

Comments Off   |   ACTION ALERT, Environmental Concern

Sustainable Midlands is conducting a survey to gauge awareness of flood related issues in Columbia. Participants will be entered to win a $25 gift card to Jake’s on Devine, serving excellent local food and beer.

Rocky Branch News

Rocky Branch News Rocky Branch Watershed Alliance filed a request with the Department of Justice and the EPA, as part of the City Consent Decree, to require the City of Columbia to do a complete watershed management plan for the Rocky Branch. We are awaiting the decision! In the mean time, the RBWA team has […]

Sustainable Midlands announces a new project!

Sustainable Midlands announces a new project!

Sustainable Midlands announces a new project! The Smith Branch Watershed Alliance was formed last December after initial meetings with community members.  With a strong response from the community and support from the City of Columbia Stormwater Department and SC DHEC, a steering committee was formed.  The steering committee plans to address immediate and long-term issues […]

Birding Basics Workshop at Congaree National Park

Birding Basics Workshop at Congaree National Park Saturday, February 8, 2014 from 8:30 am to 11:30 am  The Old-Growth Bottomland Forest Research and Education Center at Congaree National Park is hosting two birding programs in February. The programs are aimed at engaging visitors – including beginners– in observing and identifying winter birds at the park. […]

Midlands Green Congregations Event: Thursday, January 30th

Free Mini-Conference! “STOP & GO GREEN” Thursday, January 30, 2014 5:30-7:30PM McGregor Presbyterian Church will host a mini-conference to share ideas and how to tips to help your congregation care for creation. The event is this Thursday at the McGregor Presbyterian Church located at 6505 St. Andrews Road Columbia, SC. Come learn from these great […]