The Upstate Update: April 2022 - April 22nd, 2022

In this special Earth Day edition of the Upstate Update, we share 5 ways you can celebrate our planet's natural resources this weekend, as well as details about upcoming events and more. read more

Tickets are now available for ForeverGreen 2022 - April 20th, 2022

We hope you'll join us on Monday, June 13 from 11:30 am - 1:00 pm for our annual awards luncheon at the Embassy Suites on Verdae Boulevard in Greenville. read more

Legislative Updates 2022: April 11 - 15 - April 18th, 2022

With the House on Furlough and the Senate’s attention fixed on the budget, it was a quiet week for most of the bills and resolutions we have been advocating for (a welcome break for us in the Conservation Community). Get the details in the Legislative Update for week 14 at the Statehouse. read more

By Megan Chase

Meet the Team: Clean Water Director Erika Hollis - April 14th, 2022

Each month, we introduce you to a member of the Upstate Forever staff through a few rapid fire questions. This month, get to know Clean Water Director Erika Hollis. read more

The Water Log: Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Clean Water Act! - April 12th, 2022

This year marks the 50th anniversary of the Clean Water Act. This leaves those of us in the Clean Water world wondering... How are SC’s impaired waters doing? In this issue of The Water Log, UF's Clean Water newsletter, we delve into our waters’ status and how we compare to other waters throughout the nation. read more

By Erika Hollis

Legislative Updates 2022: April 4 - 8 - April 11th, 2022

Find out what UF-backed bills made it past last week's Crossover deadline and what to expect next in this week's Legislative Update from State Policy Director Megan Chase. read more

By Megan Chase

Thank you, Fairway Subaru! - April 7th, 2022

We were honored to be selected as the local nonprofit beneficiary of the Fairway Subaru Share the Love Event last year — but we were even more blown away this week when they shared the results of that holiday season campaign with us. read more

Legislative Updates 2022: March 28 - April 1 - April 4th, 2022

With just three legislative days left before Crossover, there was a flurry of activity in House and Senate Committees last week. After this week, any bill that hasn't moved through one chamber will not pass this year and will need to start the whole process over again next year. Get more details in this week's Legislative Update. read more

By Megan Chase

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