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Ga. sues over EPA water rule

...Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Olens says the rule greatly expands federal authority...important to remember that EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers finalized the Clean Water Rule because protection...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-07-01/ga-suing-feds-over-epa-w
Hot weather, high water at Thurmond Lake attracting big crowds

...swimming at Thurmond Lake have kept park rangers on their toes, especially on weekends. In May, user fees at Army Corps of Engineers' campgrounds, day-use areas and the visitor center at Thurmond Dam were up 25 percent compared with 2014...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-28/hot-weather-high-water-thurm
Baab: Oxygenation system could explain larger catches at Thurmond Lake

...simple. No, we did not," he said.Biagi feels the oxygenation system operated in the Modoc area by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers during the hot summer months when oxygen depletion is a problem could be a part of the answer."That system...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-18/baab-oxygenation
New commander this week for Army Corps of Engineers' Savannah District

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers' Savannah District installs a new leader this week during a ceremony in Savannah.Col. Marvin L. Griffin begins his tenure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-15/new-commander-week-army-corp
Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...under the water. They tried to reach him. Harper wasn't wearing a life jacket.Searchers from DNR, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Columbia County Dive Rescue and Recovery team looked for Harper all week using sonar, divers and a helicopter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/search-continues-man-missing
Corps of Engineers encouraging life jacket use with social media contest

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is encouraging boaters and swimmers to wear a life jacket by offering free camping, picnic shelter reservations and day passes...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-19/corps-engineers-encouraging-
Memorial Day weekend delay likely in search for man missing in Thurmond Lake

...they'll likely have personnel on site to continue surface searches.The recreation area is operated by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and is one of the most popular parks on the lake. The end of the area including the beach off which Harper went...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-21/weekend-delay-likely-lake-se
Rick Allen says migrant worker legislation will help farmers

...than terms of their visas.Also on Monday, Allen criticized an Environmental Protec tion Agency and U.S. Army Corps of Engineers rule that expands regulations of the Clean Water Act to state and local waters. The Waters of the United States...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-08/rick-allen-says-migrant-work
Fouling the water

...subject to the new "Waters of the United States" rule jointly announced last week by the EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. This monstrous federal overreach will infringe on property owners' rights, undermine state and local government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-02/fouling-water
Missing man's body discovered at Thurmond Lake

...Witnesses said he surfaced once before sinking. He wasn't wearing a life jacket.Personnel from DNR, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Columbia County Dive Rescue and Recovery team searched more than a week using sonar, divers and a helicopter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-02/missing-mans-body-disc