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

Additional Stormwater Links

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