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Ellis Street Canal | The Augusta Chronicle

...Thurmond Lake's campgrounds and day-use recreation areas might close earlier, and possibly open later, as the Ar my Corps of Engineers adapts to a leaner fiscal 2012 budget year. Not looking to turn down free help, the chairman of the Georgia Golf...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/urban-renewal/ellis-street-canal
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, said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-28/hot-weather-high-water-thurm
You Remembered: Savannah River Raft Race

...the one in the water anchoring the front of the raft so it wouldn't float away. I remember it well because the Corps of Engineers had let more water out of Clark Hill Dam for the race and the water was COLD!!? Skip Wiggins I have so many memories...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-14/you-remembered-savannah-rive
Baab: Oxygenation system could explain larger catches at Thurmond Lake

...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 created...

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
Heavy rainfall caused partial roof collapse at Thurmond Lake Visitor Center; closed for repairs

...rain fell at the center located near Thurmond Dam in McCormick County, said Billy Birdwell, spokesman for U.S. Corps of Engineers' Savannah District. The collapsed roof caused water to flood the visitor center floor.The building's electricity...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-04/heavy-rainfall-caused-partial
Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...a life jacket.Searchers from DNR, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the Columbia County Dive Rescue and Recovery...which has minimal or nonexistent currents.The Corps of Engineers, which operates the park, did not close the popular...

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

...announced last week by the EPA and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. This monstrous federal overreach will infringe...also a good opportunity to thoroughly examine the Corps of Engineers' civilian operation, which spends more than $10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-06-02/fouling-water