Lake Murray Dam

Higher Flows on Lower Saluda to Resume

Over the past few weeks, the Lower Saluda has experienced very low flows released from Lake Murray Dam operated by SCE&G.  Congaree Riverkeeper expressed concern to SCE&G that such low flows would likely have a negative impact on the fish population in the Lower Saluda River, especially trout and striped bass.  We were also concerned that these low flows may lead to a public health concern due to the wastewater discharges into the River making up a higher concentration in the water downstream where there is significant contact recreation.  So, while realizin

Current River Levels

This page offers links to real-time USGS streamflow data.  The stations are separated by drainage basin.