Regions: Coastal Zone

South Carolina map highlighting the Coastal Zone region

Explore the 5 regions of South Carolina and find out what makes each of them unique.

Maps & Images


Carolina Mantid
Image of heron by flickr user djsrework.
  • Web of Water-Coast
    Watch this video of the Web of Water adventure in the Coastal Zone
  • The Edisto River Basin
    Learn about the Edisto River, explore maps, and discover activities and events.
  • The ACE Basin
    The ACE Basin is made up of the Ashepoo, Combahee and South Edisto Rivers.

Cities & Towns



ace basin
ACE Basin. Image courtesy of the NOAA's Estuarine Research Reserve Collection.