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Bob Young retiring from Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy

...concerning the Savannah River basin and testified before Congress on water issues. Augusta significantly expanded its constructed wetlands and undertook other environmental projects under his leadership.The Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-12-05/bob-young-retiring-southeaste
Noisy tests could help keep unwanted birds from airports

...dramatically, from 1,804 in 1990 to more than 10,000 in 2011.Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, with hundreds of acres of constructed wetlands, has been a perennial draw for migratory redwing blackbirds ? and a frequent test site for methods to harass them...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-16/noisy-tests-could-help-keep-u
Upcoming calendar

...Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; Trip featured by Phinizy Swamp education center, going into the constructed wetlands in vehicles looking at ducks using the wetlands; registration requested; Ruth Mead in charge, Anne Waters and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-12-18/upcoming-calenda
Upcoming calendar

...Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; Trip featured by Phinizy Swamp education center, going into the constructed wetlands in vehicles looking at ducks using the wetlands; registration requested; Ruth Mead in charge, Anne Waters...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-12-21/upcoming-calenda
Upcoming calendar

...Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; Trip featured by Phinizy Swamp education center, going into the constructed wetlands in vehicles looking at ducks using the wetlands; registration requested; Ruth Mead in charge, Anne Waters and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2012-12-31/upcoming-calenda
Baldcypress seedings used to jumpstart new wetland

...including education, conservation and research.The property, owned by the city of Augusta, includes a network of "constructed wetlands" that use natural grasses and bullrushes to filter and improve the quality of the city's treated wastewater...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-19/baldcypress-seedings-used-jum
Richmond County calendar

...Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; Trip featured by Phinizy Swamp education center, going into the constructed wetlands in vehicles looking at ducks using the wetlands; registration requested; Ruth Mead in charge, Anne Waters and Lois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-29/richmond-county-calendar
Scientific paper highlights program to reduce bird strikes near Augusta airport

...according to a new scientific paper.Savannah River Ecology Lab began monitoring bird traffic at the city's constructed wetlands in 2001 after the Federal Aviation Administration raised concerns about the site's proximity to Augusta's airport...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-05-29/scientific-paper-highlights-p
Augusta Housing's public-private match fails to materialize

...Foundation Inc. Savannah River Ecology Laboratory for research and data collection of bird activity around the constructed wetlands, I was reminded of the Border Collie the Bush Field Airport committee bought in 2000 to keep the birds off airport...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/city-ink/2013-09-28/augusta-housing
Calendar

...Phinizy Swamp Nature Park, 1858 Lock and Dam Road; Trip featured by Phinizy Swamp education center, going into the constructed wetlands in vehicles looking at ducks using the wetlands; registration requested; Ruth Mead in charge, Anne Waters and Lois...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2013-01-08/calendar