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South Carolina Environmental Coalition records

 Collection
Identifier: SCL-MS-10638
The records consist of office files of the SCEC contained in three series: Administrative, Topical, and Location files.

Administrative files consist of bylaws, minutes, financial information, newsletters, papers, 1971-1973, of the Environmental Coalition of Columbia, the predecessor organization to the SCEC, and information on projects sponsored by the SCEC, usually designed to stimulate public participation and involvement in environmental planning.

Topical Files contain correspondence and reference material on topics including air and water quality, the exportation of coal and port development, Energy, Forestry, Hazardous Waste, and the S.C. Coastal Council.

Location files contain correspondence and reference materiel' on specific locations such as Congaree Swamp, the Richard B. Russell dam and others. For additional information see folder list below.

Dates

  • 1971-1982

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

All rights reside with creator. For permission to reproduce or publish, please contact The South Caroliniana Library.

Extent

6.25 Linear Feet (5 cartons)

Background

This lobbying organization formed in 1973 to promote the consideration of environmental factors in governmental decision-making. The SCEC had nineteen member organizations and 400 individual members.

Repository Details

Part of the South Caroliniana Library Repository

Contact:
910 Sumter St.
University of South Carolina
Columbia SC 29208 USA
803-777-3131
(803) 777-5747 (Fax)

Status
Completed
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script