Geographic Information System (GIS)

Since 1989, SCDNR has been using GIS as a tool for managing South Carolina's natural resources. GIS data produced and maintained by SCDNR is available free of charge to the public in an effort to facilitate natural resource decision-making, analysis and education in South Carolina. Search authoritative SCDNR GIS data and applications through the SCDNR Geospatial Open Data site.

Other Data Sources

The SCDNR Open Data site provides access to authoritative datasets from SCDNR programs. If you are having trouble finding the data you are looking for, it may be maintained by a different agency.

Wetlands, Soils, and Hydrography

SC Environmental Regulation

Coastal Data

USGS Topographic Mapping

Land Cover

Other Related Resources for South Carolina

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