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.
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 […]
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! 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 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. […]
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 […]
THE SENATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA SENATOR JOHN COURSON PRESIDENT PRO TEMPORE P.O. BOX 142 412 GRESSETTE BUILDING COLUMBIA, SC 29202 December 10, 2013 Dear Fellow Conservationist, Please join us for the South Carolina Senate’s Conservation Common Agenda briefing, “Conversation with the Conservationists,” on Wednesday, January 15, 2014, from 10:00 to 11:30 am, in Room 105 […]