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Monthlong Thurmond Lake cleanup campaign begins

...Thurmond Lake cleanup initiative will begin today to remove litter and debris from public lands and water.The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers needs volunteers for the annual lake cleanup campaign, which concludes Sept. 27 on National Public Lands...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-26/monthlong-thurmond-lake-clean
Continued pressure from Isakson moves shipping channel deepening project in Savannah forward

...We got those sped up."For years, state officials were eagerly anticipating the record of decision from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, the document showing the agency supports the project since the U.S. Constitution gives authority over...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-08-26/continued-pressure-isaks
Dove season days added in Georgia, South Carolina for this year

...as it has been in the past. SPEAKING OF DOVES: The Army Corps of Engineers will play host to dove hunts open to youth...place at the lake" probably has a lot bordering the Army Corps of Engineers' "collarlands" surrounding lakes Thurmond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-08-23/dove-season-da
Thurmond Lake water data now on smartphone app

Thurmond Lake water levels and rainfall predictions can now be more easily accessed.The Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District has released a smartphone application that puts the same data from its popular water management...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-07/thurmond-lake-water-data-now
Corps of Engineers' settlement won't change Thurmond Dam operations

...Protection Agency the amount of pollutants it's sending into the Savannah River, as a recent legal settlement ordered the Army Corps of Engineers to do for eight dams in Oregon and Washington.The Corps, however, will continue to comply with South...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/corps-engineers-settlement-w
Georgia drafts plan for deer management

...River, researchers are focusing a new round of research on the rare species this summer.The partnership between the Army Corps of Engineers and the S.C. Department of Natural Resources involves safely catching sturgeon, inserting acoustic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-08-16/georgia-drafts-plan-deer
Thurmond Lake visitors, businesses enjoy full lake pool, good weather

...feet above sea level for most of the summer season. Because of ongoing work on the dam's flood gates, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is keeping the reservoir about a half-foot below normal.On Wednesday, the lake was at 328 feet above...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-30/thurmond-lake-visitors-busin
Patrick Eger sets bowfishing record with catch

...the Georgia Department of Transportation ultimately decided to rebuild.Under an agreement announced last week by the Army Corps of Engineers, the Georgia and South Carolina departments of natural resources, Georgia DOT and Scott's Bridge Company...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-07-26/patrick-eger-sets-bowfis
Good things come in threes

...Kingston, a Savannah Republican and member of the House Appropriations Committee, that allocates $1.5 million to the Army Corps of Engineers to finalize an agreement to start construction using mostly state money. If it fails to do so by Oct...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-07-22/good-things-come-thre
Solar-powered restrooms set to open at Augusta Canal

...Archery-only hunts will be Sept. 19-20 and Oct. 10, while muzzleloader hunt dates will be Oct. 11 and Nov. 14-15.The Army Corps of Engineers plays host to these hunts annually to maintain the deer population within the carrying capacity for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-07-19/solar-powered-restrooms-