Industrial Growth in Rural Dorchester County
Dorchester County is currently experiencing a period of unprecedented industrial growth. New growth management strategies are needed.
New changes to development agreement pose significant threats to extensive marsh and barrier island resources
Donmar Sand Mine
The residents of Huger have been voicing opposition to the Donmar sand mine since 2017. This is their story.
Berkeley Charleston Tradeport
The Berkeley Charleston Tradeport is an industrial warehouse complex in New Hope
City of Charleston Comprehensive Plan Update
Planning for a decade of growth in the City of Charleston
One Berkeley Comprehensive Plan
Shape the future of Berkeley County - join the comprehensive planning process.
There are no simple answers on Gadsden Creek. It's a complicated story, and we look forward to learning more from recent testing.
US Army Corps of Engineers Charleston Peninsula Sea Wall
What you need to know about the most expensive and important flood mitigation decision the City of Charleston is facing
Support Charleston County’s Greenbelt Program
Land protection safeguards our natural resources and quality of life, and is one tool to guide development to the right places.
Sullivan’s Island Maritime Forest
Sullivan's Island has a unique problem: accreting land - but what should be done with the growing maritime forest?
Fight the Horry County Bear Claw Rezone
Developers are proposing a 1,500-home development near Lewis Ocean Bay Heritage Preserve in Horry County.
Support Funding for Land Protection
Since 2002, Beaufort County voters have supported the Rural and Critical Lands Program. Today, over 24,000 acres are protected.
Annexations threaten the Okatie River and result in Hardeeville sprawling into Beaufort County.
Lowcountry Flood Mitigation
Flooding in the Lowcountry is not a new problem. Just ask any resident of Charleston - and you will likely hear a story.
Saving the Sampit
The Conservation League and local residents oppose a heavy industry rezoning request in Georgetown that threatens the Sampit River.
Ashley River Historic District Corridor
The Coastal Conservation League is working with local partners and land owners to conserve a federally designated historic corridor
Whitehall on Lady’s Island
Whitehall, 19 acres on the Beaufort River at the base of the Woods Memorial Bridge on Lady’s Island, is an important area for growth.
Lowcountry Rapid Transit
Modern mass transit is about to get Charleston moving. Transit oriented development around the system will reduce sprawl and ease traffic.
Monarch Butterfly Habitat Creation
Planting native milkweed and other flowering plants can provide essential habitat for this beloved butterfly and more of our pollinators.
The mile-long corridor cuts through the upper peninsula of Charleston causing safety issues and disconnection for nearby residents
Lady’s Island future development
Lady's Island is a beautiful 13,000 acre island, primarily serving as a "suburb" to Beaufort. But how will it grow in the future?
A Resort on Bay Point Island?
Bay Point Island is being threatened with development that could prove costly to the environment and Beaufort County taxpayers.
Hunting Island and Coastal Resilence
We do not support new groins installed on Hunting Island and also look toward the larger challenge of protecting our changing shoreline.
Charleston County Half-Cent Sales Tax Referendum
Charleston County Half-Cent Sales Tax Referendum
Keep Johns Island Rural
The Coastal Conservation League and our partners are working to help preserve the rural character, culture, and history of Johns Island.
Dorchester County Coastal Zone Designation
Dorchester County officials are attempting to remove 90% of the county from South Carolina's Coastal Management Program
Captain Sams Spit
This sandy spit of land is highly mobile, eroding and accreting regularly. Yet developers want to construct a bulkhead and 50 houses.
We call for improving our existing roads, not building overpriced roads we don't need.
Maybank Highway Transportation Improvements
The bottleneck at the intersection of Maybank Highway and River Road is a daily frustration for Johns Island residents.
The Cainhoy Peninsula
Cainhoy Plantation is perhaps the single most important piece of property under threat of development in coastal South Carolina.
The East Edisto property consists of approximately 72,000 acres of rural, ecologically valuable land in Charleston and Dorchester Counties.
RiverPort Development along the Savannah River
RiverPort is a nearly 6,000 acre development along the banks of the Savannah National Wildlife Refuge.
The Bucksport Marina on the Waccamaw River in southern Horry County is a community marina owned by the Grand Strand Water & Sewer Authority.
McClellanville Transmission Line Proposal
Central Electric Power Cooperative proposed construction of a new transmission line near McClellanville.
James Island Vision
A myriad of issues have begun to frustrate James Islanders, and James Island truly needs a collaborative vision for its development future.
Dorchester County Zoning
Dorchester County is one of the fastest growing counties in the state.
Voluntary Agricultural and Forestal Areas
This regulatory tool can help protect our most vulnerable working land from development.
The South Carolina Conservation Bank is the state’s most important land protection tool and funding source for land conservation.
Charleston Area Waste and Recycling
The Coastal Conservation League advocated to achieve a more ecologically beneficial landscape-scale conservation solution.
Johns Island Community Plan and Code
The Johns Island Community Plan was adopted in 2007 to address growth pressure and widespread land use concerns.