Basin Area

The COWASEE Basin covers over 215,000 acres in the midlands of South Carolina and includes the Congaree, Wateree and upper Santee Rivers.

The 24,000-acre Congaree National Park is the heart of the basin and is home to the largest old growth bottomland hardwood forest remaining in the eastern United States.

 

 

 

News

COWASEE Chronicle

The following articles were published in the Columbia Star about the COWASEE Basin.

 

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