We only have a few more days to get the state resolutions passed (with the session ending on March 30). SR 706 is stuck in the Natural Resources Committee (Chairman Harper) and HR 1041 is stuck...MORE »
At the Altamaha Riverkeeper, we are about the work, not the awards, and there is always a lot of work to do to protect the Altamaha and its tributaries.
But we need to take a little time out to...MORE »
There will be a town hall meeting to discuss the dewatering (or draining) of coal ash waste ponds at Plant Branch in Milledgeville hosted by Representative Rick Williams on June 24. The town hall...MORE »
If you are energetic, enjoy our beautiful waterways, like working with a great group of people, are willing to travel around the watershed and have strong communications skills (press releases,...MORE »
Young Anson first arrived on St. Simons Island when the island was yet again reinventing itself, emerging from the ashes of the Civil War as a lumber mill community. With a timber boom bringing interior Georgia’s tall pines down the Altamaha River to St. Simons Island, Anson Green Phelps Dodge Sr. established a lumber mill on the island’s Gascoigne Bluff, taking up residence in the former Hamilton plantation home. ...
DeKalb County has been dealing with massive sewage overflows and contaminated water impacting the communities for years....under a consent order, they are trying to remedy the situation, and its a long process. This looks like another bump in the road. Sigh ...