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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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-15/new-commander-week-army-corp
Ga. sues over EPA water rule

...S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Olens says the rule greatly expands federal...it's 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

...fishing and 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-28/hot-weather-high-water-thurm
Dredging of Savannah harbor won't start until December

...Port of Savannah until December, Army Corps of Engineers officials said Thursday...cost-sharing agreement with the Army Corps last year.In early March, the...time frame we're on now."The Army Corps declared the official start of construction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/dredging-savannah-harbor-wont
Bartram Trail Petersburg Trailhead to receive $100,000 for improvements

...to a news release from the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.The funds are coming from a partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District...for the improvements, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will conduct a timber...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-22/bartram-trail-petersburg-trai
Baab: Oxygenation system could explain larger catches at Thurmond Lake

...is 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
Bartram Trail trailhead closes for upgrades

...Lake was closed Tuesday and will remain closed for up to two weeks for a logger to thin timber, according to U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Operations Manager Aaron Wahus. The timber-thinning will make way for $100,000 worth of improvements...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-26/bartram-trail-trailhead-close
Fouling the water

...would be 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-02/fouling-water
EPA water rule finds critics

...Sen. Johnny Isakson describes the regulations finalized Wednesday by the Environmental Protection Division and the Army Corps of Engineers as a tool for environmental groups to halt development they oppose.EPA officials say the so-called...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-05-28/epa-water-rule-finds-cri
Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...back 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...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/search-continues-man-missing