Forestry and Natural Resources

An Introduction to Stormwater Ponds in South Carolina

Clemson Extension Program Team

Water Resources

Publication Date

Summer 8-29-2021

Publication Number

LGP 1119


Stormwater ponds are a widely used practice to manage stormwater runoff and treat water quality. This article summarizes the use, design, function, and management of stormwater ponds in South Carolina.

Publication Type

Short Communication


Land-Grant Press by Clemson Extension

Publisher City

Clemson, SC

Target Audiences

Stormwater pond owners, stormwater pond managers, planners, civil engineers