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Small staff maintains marshland

...The strip of marshy land near the mouth of the Altamaha River attracts all kinds. In the winter, hunters rise...The constant movement of the tide and the flooding Altamaha River breached many of the dikes, and owners in the 1950s...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/23/met_308448.shtml
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Prehistoric creature may live in river

...the dark, murky waters of the Altamaha River in South Georgia? That's what...haunt the gloomy wilds of the Altamaha River swamp. Most of the myths, including...settlers pushing inland along the Altamaha River and its tributaries frequently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/03/15/ent_224159.shtml
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Organizations forming group to advocate for river Crabbers

...James Holland says declining water quality in the Altamaha River is killing off baby crabs and his way of life...eco-tourism business along the river. The proposal for an Altamaha river-keeper is headed toward approval, said Dave Kyler...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/03/02/met_254923.shtml
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Native Georgia plant makes journey home

...in its native habitat along the Altamaha River since 1803. At least until this...growing on about 3 acres in the Altamaha River basin in McIntosh County. They...Nature Conservancy of Georgia's Altamaha River Bioreserve, cleared out underbrush...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/04/18/tec_339228.shtml
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Partnership for river weighs tourism plan

...found a way to make money off the Altamaha River without ruining it, and some...actually make it better. The Altamaha River Partnership, a coalition of the...Ford said. The key to making the Altamaha River Partnership work is getting the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/20/met_381673.shtml
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State to buy land by Altamaha

...of riverfront along the scenic Altamaha River for fishing enthusiasts and other...100 types of rare species in the Altamaha River watershed," she said. "There...more than 1,600 acres along the Altamaha River from three timber companies with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/01/met_269182.shtml
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Water could be sold to customers

...take 8.5 million gallons of water a day out of the Altamaha River in Glynn County and sell it to yet-to-be-named...customers in the future. EPD said it concluded that the Altamaha River can support the proposed water withdrawal without...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/12/06/met_218641.shtml
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Easement to protect Altamaha

...conservation easement on 1,356 acres along the Altamaha River in McIntosh County that will be held by The Nature...protect and also to restore the health of the Altamaha River." The Altamaha River and the project site are home to more than 30...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/19/met_180986.shtml
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Judge dismisses lawsuit against state authority

...suit filed by the owners of 22 floating houses on the Altamaha River that challenged Georgia's state authority to have...county border. In their suit, the owners asserted the Altamaha River is not navigable where their structures are moored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/02/met_214033.shtml
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River becomes crucial in Jesup mill hearing

...and Jesup are 34 miles and a river apart. Jesup relies on the Rayonier Inc. pulp mill on a high bluff above the Altamaha River for its best jobs. Darien relies on the freshwater from the Altamaha to nourish the estuary where the fish and shrimp...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/16/met_306976.shtml
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