Resources: Other Organizations

Citizen Resources

The Town of Bluffton’s Watershed Management Division works with other organizations, jurisdictions, and partners across Beaufort County. At times, drainage issues, sanitary sewer issues, or illicit discharges fall outside of the Town’s purview. Here is a list of agencies that residents may find useful. 

  1. South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC)
    Chemical Spills, Oil Spills, or Fish Kills:
    Telephone: (888) 481-0125
    Website
  2. Beaufort Jasper Water Sewer Authority (BJWSA)
    Sanitary Sewer, Pump Station Alarms, or Drinking Water:
    Telephone: (843) 987-9200
    Website 
  3. Beaufort County Stormwater Management
    Maintenance, Use, and Control of Stormwater Systems and Programs in Beaufort County:
    Telephone: (843) 255-2805
    Website
  4. Clemson Cooperative Extension
    Lowcountry Stormwater Partners, Agriculture, Horticulture, Forestry and Wildlife Resources, and Water Resources:
    Telephone: (843) 473-6021
    Website 
  5. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4
    Hurricanes, Environmental Regulations, and Clean Water Act:
    Telephone: (800) 241-175
    Website 

Additional Stormwater Links

  1. Lowcountry Stormwater Partners
    Website or Facebook
  2. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Septic Smart Program
    Website 
  3. South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (SCDHEC) Shellfish Monitoring Program
    Website