Spartanburg Water is proud to partner with a number of outreach organizations including Hatcher Gardens, the Spartanburg Science Center and the Watershed Ecology Center.

Watershed Ecology Center

The Watershed Ecology Center's mission is to collect, analyze and disseminate sound scientific information on the ecology of the region. Special emphasis is placed on watershed conservation, education, water quality and the study of organisms living in the area encompassed by a watershed.The Center serves as a repository for regional ecological information, providing education and research assistance to individuals, communities, local schools and governmental organizations. The WEC is also dedicated to providing research opportunities for the faculty and students at the University of South Carolina Upstate and other regional institutions. Watershed Ecology Center

In addition, a number of other watershed stewardship groups are located in Spartanburg County, including:

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Spartanburg Community Indicators Project
"The Spartanburg Community Indicators Project reports on progress of key issues that are the clearest indicators of quality of life in the County of Spartanburg, South Carolina. Its goal is to report on data and community initiatives to inspire dialogue and strategy that leads to change within the community.” Spartanburg Community Indicators Project

South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control has a new tool, its SC Watershed Atlas. Click here for more information.

For questions, please contact Jon Morgan at (864) 578-5442 or by email at