Research Institutions within the Savannah River Basin:
- Augusta University - Augusta, GA
- Center for Watershed Excellence (Clemson) - Was established to work with local communities to identify watershed issues, develop site-based solutions toward economic and environmental sustainability, procure funding sources and provide "one-stop-shop" watershed planning and management support within South Carolina
- Clemson University - Clemson, SC
- Furman University - Greenville, SC
- Georgia Coastal Research Council (GCRC) - Established to provide mechanisms for improved scientific exchange between coastal scientists and decision makers in the State of Georgia, and to promote the incorporation of best-available scientific information into state and local resource management.
- Georgia State University - Atlanta, GA
- Georgia Tech - Atlanta, GA
- Georgia Water Resources Institute (Georgia Tech) - One of 54 Institutions established by the US Congress through the Water Resourcs Act of 1964. The GWRI strives to improve the science and practice of water resources planning and management through education, research, information dissemination, and technology/knowledge transfer programs at the state, national, and international levels.
- Kennesaw State University - Kennesaw, GA
- Lander University - Greenwood, SC
- Savannah River Ecology Laboratory (UGA) - Research unit of UGA located on the Savannah River Site.
- Savannah State University - Savannah, GA
- South Carolina Water Resources Center (Clemson) - One of 54 institutes established by the US Congress through the Water Resources Act of 1964. Focuses on: watershed-wide studies and management strategies, water policy, water management, water supply, GIS technologies, population and demographics.
- Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy - The mission of the Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy is to promote environmental stewardship through education, research, and public outreach.
- University of Georgia - Athens, GA
- University of South Carolina - Columbia, SC
- University of South Carolina-Aiken - Aiken, SC