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Scientists study how rising seas will reshape Georgia coast

...coastal river systems ? those of the Savannah, Ogeechee, Altamaha, Satilla and St. Marys rivers.Using a boat equipped with...scientists hope to gather the final data they need from the Altamaha and Satilla rivers in the coming week.Second, researchers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-30/scientists-study-how-rising-seas-wi
Advocate is sought for coastal Altamaha

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - Altamaha Riverkeeper James Holland's watery...portions of the 14,000-square-mile Altamaha watershed in someone else's hands...organization is raising money to create the Altamaha Coastkeeper, which would monitor and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/28/met_94313.shtml
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State to buy land by Altamaha

...miles of riverfront along the scenic Altamaha River for fishing enthusiasts and other...of 300-foot-wide strips lining the Altamaha in five south Georgia counties, from...southwest bank in Glynn County. The Altamaha is the largest river system completely...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/01/met_269182.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...Wildlife Management Area, upriver from the Altamaha Wildlife Management Area and lies near...and also to restore the health of the Altamaha River." The Altamaha River and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/01/19/met_180986.shtml
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Endangered status proposed for Altamaha spinymussel

BRUNSWICK, Ga. - The rare Altamaha spinymussel, known for its spikes...its shell, is found only in the Altamaha River and its tributaries.The U...Wheeler."It's long overdue. The Altamaha spinymussel should have been on the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-10-07/endangered-status-proposed-a
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July unemployment rises slightly for Augusta metro area

...other metro areas in Georgia, Gainesville had the lowest area jobless rate at 5.5 percent, while the Heart of Georgia-Altamaha region had the highest at 8.3 percent. In South Carolina, Charles ton had the lowest at 5.6 percent, while Florence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-08-27/july-unemployment-rises-sl
Pipeline case moves ahead in court

...filed a motion to intervene as did a group of environmental organizations: the Savannah Riverkeeper, Ogeechee Riverkeeper, Altamaha Riverkeeper, Satilla Riverkeeper and the Center for a Sustainable Coast.Palmetto Pipeline has indicated it will oppose the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-27/pipeline-case-moves-ahead-cou
Judge rules for Rayonier in river case

...its discharge of dark effluent into the Altamaha River at its Jesup mill.In a 27-page...and turbidity could not be applied as Altamaha Riverkeeper Inc. asked in a suit filed...wastewater is so much darker than the Altamaha that satellite images show a "distinctly...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-04-02/judge-rules-rayonier-river-p
Environmental groups sue over Palmetto Pipeline

...environmental groups are seeking to join the legal fight against the proposed Palmetto Pipeline. The Ogeechee, Savannah, Altamaha and Satilla riverkeepers along with the Center for a Sustainable Coast filed a motion in Fulton County Superior Court last...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-04/environmental-groups-sue-ove
June unemployment rises slightly for Augusta metro area

...other metro areas in Georgia, Gainesville had the lowest area jobless rate at 5.3 percent, while the Heart of Georgia-Altamaha region had the highest at 8.2 percent. In South Carolina, Charles ton had the lowest at 5.8 percent, while Florence...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-23/june-unemployment-rises-sl