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Augusta Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...progress, problems, and promise of the Augusta Canal. Safety buoys placed in the Savannah River above the Augusta Canal headgates are part of a plan to restore canoe and kayak access to a scenic area otherwise bounded by private land. Don't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/places/augusta-canal
Invitation to Bid Sealed bids will be received at this office on T...

...on Tuesday, May 27, 2014 @ 3:00 p.m. for furnishing: Bid Item 14-155 Automation to the Operation of the Canal Headgates for Utilities Department Bids will be received by Augusta, GA Commission hereinafter referred to as the OWNER at...

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Photos mirror images taken centuries ago

...Branch, the river bluffs in North Augusta, Phinizy Swamp Nature Park ? and perhaps most important, at the Augusta Canal headgates, which were built in 1845 and enlarged 30 years later.Modeled after a network of locks and canals that propelled...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2014-04-10/photos-mirror-images-taken-canturie
Passing by young bucks and allowing them to grow to maturity pays off with more big bucks

...goes to the state's general fund. CANAL TROUT: If you noticed a group of cold but excited kids near the Augusta Canal headgates Tuesday, it was the latest project in an ongoing effort to determine if the city's famous man-made waterway could...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-02-01/passing-young-
Kayaker injured in rapids accident

Three kayakers survived being sucked through the Augusta Canal Headgates on Tuesday afternoon.Three kayaks ? an instructor and a husband and wife ? were paddling near Savannah Rapids Pavilion when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-21/kayaker-injured-rapids-accide
Pavey: Deer hunts at Savannah River Site limited, but more costly

...other migratory species to swim upstream, past Augusta, all the way to the base of the city Diversion Dam at the Canal Headgates.Although no construction date has been set, corps officials say the project will be a priority because it is part...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2013-06-29/deer-hunts-sav
Access to canal area being evaluated

Safety buoys placed in the Savannah River above the Augusta Canal headgates last week are part of a plan to restore canoe and kayak access to a scenic area otherwise bounded by private land."We've added...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-25/access-canal-area-being-evalu
Paddling on Savannah River takes center stage in September

...held from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 7, with a course from Savannah Rapids Pavilion at the Augusta Canal headgates to the North Augusta boat ramp downstream.The area to be paddled includes the river's last remaining shoals that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-02/paddling-savannah-river-takes
Augusta man drowns while kayaking

...two companions launched their kayaks in the river Saturday afternoon below Savannah Rapids Pavil ion and the Augusta Canal headgates.As they traveled downstream through the shoals, Taylor became separated from his companions, who were experienced...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-01/augusta-man-drowns-while-kaya
Where you live

Ryan Riddle walks atop the Augusta Canal headgates with his fishing pole, looking for a place to drop his line.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-06/where-you-live