Dominion’s proposed 55-mile Transco to Charleston pipeline will cut through sensitive habitat in the Upstate from Moore to Chappells, affecting Spartanburg, Laurens, Newberry, and Greenwood Counties, including 73 water crossings. This project is damaging and unnecessary. Get more information, the latest news, and learn what Upstate Forever and others are doing to fight this project. Learn more here.
Registration is coming soon for the Shaping Our Future Forum to be held at BMW Zentrum in Greer, SC on Thursday, May 25, 2017. The forum will be from 2:30-4:30 followed by a reception. Check back in April for more details on the Forum and registration information. To learn more about the Shaping Our Future project, click here.
A 302-acre former tree farm in Spartanburg County is now permanently protected through a partnership between Upstate Forever and a conservation-minded landowner. This newly protected property provides critical connections for 7,500 acres in Spartanburg County. Read more about the property and its permanent protection here.