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Scott says state will sue Georgia over water

...for the economic future of the Apalachicola Bay region, announced Tuesday that...impact of water flow on the Apalachicola Bay.The Chattahoochee and Flint...to appropriate money to the Apalachicola Bay region to help provide a short-term...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-13/scott-says-state-will-sue-geo
Florida oystermen lose as Atlanta's water needs grow

APALACHICOLA BAY, Fla. --- Longtime oysterman Keith...which has harvested seafood from Apalachicola Bay for generations. The Apalachicola...water rights to play out. Life on Apalachicola Bay is a sharp contrast to sprawling Atlanta...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/05/27/met_399432.shtml
Metro
Florida lawmakers slam neighbor

...prevent further damage downstream in Florida's Apalachicola Bay. At a meeting on Capitol Hill, the lawmakers said...Rep. Allen Boyd, a Democrat who represents the Apalachicola Bay area in the Florida Panhandle. "This water is a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/06/06/met_461249.shtml
Metro
Ga. asks Supreme Court to reject Fla. water suit

...Rick Scott decided last fall to push ahead with the lawsuit following the near-collapse of the oyster industry in Apalachicola Bay and after federal officials declared a fishery disaster for oystermen on the Gulf Coast. Florida officials blamed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-02-03/ga-asks-supreme-court-reject-
Florida wants water war moved to Supreme Court fight

...historically high water flows at the state line this year, but it needs a bogeyman to blame for its poor management of Apalachicola Bay."Robinson said Georgia would defend its water rights "vigorously" before the court.Robinson also repeated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2013-10-01/florida-wants-water-war-moved-supre
Leaders work out river deal

...major source of drinking water for the Atlanta metropolitan area - to sustain endangered mussels and fish in the Apalachicola Bay. Georgia claimed the Corps was putting the Atlanta area at risk, as the state entered a drought, by releasing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/08/15/met_92568.shtml
Metro
Federal court rules in favor of Atlanta on Lanier water withdrawals

...environmental consequences of taking more water out of the river, including what it could mean to oysters in Florida's Apalachicola Bay. The bay on the Gulf of Mexico is fed by waters from the Chattahoochee River and the Flint River in Georgia, which...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/12/met_404316.shtml
Metro
City hopes to recycle oyster shells to plant new beds

...century Florida has been recycling shells. But there, the oyster industry is concentrated in the Panhandle's Apalachicola Bay area, making it easy for a state barge, tug boats and dump truck to do their rounds, pick up the shells and plant...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/03/bus_387915.shtml
Business
Thirsty city analyzes options

...concrete solution in sight. Florida's concerns include having enough water to preserve the environmental stability of Apalachicola Bay and its valuable seafood and fishing industries. Alabama fears its growth opportunities are limited because so much...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/08/06/met_294450.shtml
Metro
Ga. river could be path to the coast for Appalachian Trail hikers

...Florida's panhandle, entering the Gulf of Mexico at Apalachicola Bay."It would be a natural extension and a beneficial...said Anita Grove, executive director of the Apalachicola Bay Chamber of Commerce in Apalachicola, Fla.Vast...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-11/ga-river-could-be-path-coast-