Peerless Environmental LLC

  January 4, 2023

Peerless Environment is a Greenville SC company that specializes in asbestos remediation, crawl space vapor barriers, and radon abatement. With over 50 years of combined service industry experience, our goal…

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South Carolina installs electric vehicle chargers at State Parks 

  December 14, 2022

Lt. Gov. Pamela Evette unveiled a new program that will install electric vehicle chargers powered by 100% renewable energy at state parks across South Carolina. The program, supported by the electric vehicle maker and…

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Stantec expands Environmental Services team in South Carolina

  December 14, 2022

Stantec, a leading global design and engineering firm, has welcomed Denise Bunte-Bisnett to its growing Environmental Services practice in Charleston. Denise Bunte-Bisnett, PE, PMP has joined Stantec’s Charleston office as…

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Conservation District awards 5 mini-grants for fall projects

  November 7, 2022

Initiatives for County students involve food production, garden revitalization, animal habitat Students at five local education sites will receive hands-on environmental education this fall, thanks to financial support provided by…

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Sustain SC hires Policy Expert to lead Sustainability Study

  November 7, 2022

Sustain SC welcomed Pam Martin as a Fellow on the organization’s growing team. This new role was created specifically for Martin, who will direct collaborative efforts around sustainable development goals…

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Sustain SC celebrates second class of SLI Fellows

  November 1, 2022

Sustain SC announced the 2022-2023 class of Sustainability Leadership Initiative (SLI) fellows. It’s the second SLI class since the program launched last year in partnership between Sustain SC and the…

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Sustain SC launches Land and Water Action Fund 

  October 27, 2022

Waites Island focus of first conservation project   Sustain SC is thrilled to announce the launch of its Land and Water Action Fund, a new conservation fund dedicated to protecting South…

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Wingard’s Market hosts Tatanka Bison Tour

  October 5, 2022

Wingard’s Market hosts its Tatanka Bison Ranch Tour, led by Wingard’s Naturalist Zach Steinhauser. The Tatanka Bison Tour takes place Sunday, October 16th at 1:00 pm in York, SC. Members…

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Greenville Women Giving hosts air quality program

  October 5, 2022

Greenville Women Giving (GWG), a women’s collective giving organization serving Greenville County, will host an education session about local air quality.  Panelists representing state and local organizations will discuss regulatory,…

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Sustain SC hires Chief Operating Officer

  September 6, 2022

Brent Jonas joins as organization’s first COO Sustain SC is pleased to welcome its first ever Chief Operating Officer to the organization. Brent Jonas will take on the new position…

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Congaree staff recognized for work in wilderness stewardship

  August 29, 2022

Congaree National Park staff was recognized this week for their work in enhancing wilderness stewardship at a ceremony in Washington, D.C. by the National Park Service and its philanthropic partner…

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Formosan subterranean termites confirmed in Aiken County

  August 11, 2022

Local entomologists recently announced the discovery of Formosan termites for the first time in Aiken County. While subterranean termites are common in the Palmetto State, the Formosan subterranean termite species,…

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Fire and Water Restoration Technician

  August 3, 2022

[email protected] Rainbow International® of Upstate SC since 1999 has offered a great place for many wonderful people to work. Our work environment is friendly and team driven. We only want…

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State agencies encourage nominations for S.C. Environmental Awareness Award

  August 2, 2022

South Carolina state agencies are seeking nominations for an award to recognize individuals who do extraordinary work advocating for our state’s natural environment. Nominations for the South Carolina Environmental Awareness…

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Kayaking on the Wateree River then a 3.5-mile hike

  July 18, 2022

Central Electric Power Co-op CEO discusses the importance of the SC7 Expedition ROB HOCHSTETLER, president and CEO of Central Electric Power Cooperative; Dr. Tom Mullikin; and other dignitaries and outdoor…

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Experienced horticulturist Jim Martin joins Magnolia Plantation

  July 6, 2022

Seasoned horticulturist Jim Martin has joined Magnolia Plantation & Gardens as director of horticulture. Martin has 35 years of experience in public horticulture and is a recognized leader and visionary…

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DHEC, SCDNR urge residents not to keep wild animals as pets

  June 20, 2022

The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control (DHEC) and the South Carolina Department of Natural Resources (SCDNR) urge South Carolinians not to keep wild animals as pets. To protect people…

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Prime Time in the Parks teen program

  June 20, 2022

The Columbia Parks & Recreation Department are hosting 12 free teen nights for Columbia’s youth which began Friday, June 10. Prime Time in the Parks is a free late-night teen program that…

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City’s misting stations to operate during summer heat

  June 15, 2022

The City of Columbia will operate misting stations in several of the City’s parks to help guests stay cool on days when the heat index reaches 90 degrees or higher. Misting stations will operate from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., at the following locations: Misting Stations: Granby Park, 100 Catawba St. MLK Park, 2300 Greene St. Owens Field Park, 1351 Jim Hamilton Blvd. Riverfront Park, 312 Laurel…

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Richland County environmentalists earn state honors

  June 13, 2022

Environmentalists in Richland County, including a County employee, earned places in the spotlight at the annual conference for the Environmental Education Association of South Carolina (EEASC), taking home more than…

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An inside look at the heart of gorilla health

  June 9, 2022

Medical Partnerships Enhance Care of Animals Riverbanks Zoo and Garden is advancing the specialized care of exotic animals through medical partnerships that enhance the well-being of many species that live…

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