Dorchester County

For Residential Yard Debris Burning, Call... 1-800-986-3746

For Forestry, Wildlife, or Agricultural Burning, or to Report a Wildfire, Call... 1-800-777-3473

For Fire Control Contact: Technician Supervisor: Tommy Garvin - 803-534-3543

For Forest Management Contact: Project Forester: Jacqueline Forsyth- 843-571-0136

For Law Enforcement Contact: Technician Law Enforcement: Tommy Garvin - 803-534-3543

BMP Forester: Michael Broom... Phone: (843) 909-2654

Stewardship Forester: Vaughan Spearman ... Phone: (843)538-3708

Urban Forester: Frances Waite... Phone: 843-571-0136


Santee Unit
353 Fire Tower Rd.
Orangeburg, SC 29118
Phone: (803)534-3543
Unit Forester: Anneta Pritchard

Coastal Region
413 Sidneys Rd.
Walterboro, SC 29488
Phone: (843)538-3708
Regional Forester: Calvin Bailey



Dorchester County contains 367,866 acres of land - 258,544 acres of forestland.

People and Places / Contact Personnel/ State Map/ Offices