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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. solar farm raising environment concern

...They've got some water quality violations out there," he said.Holland said he alerted the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, which has jurisdiction over the wetlands, and the state Environmental Protection Division, which regulates siltation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-16/ga-solar-farm-raising-environ
Thurmond Lake water release felt near Augusta

...Thurmond Lake this week, causing Savannah River levels to rise and boat ramps near Augusta to close, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers said Friday.Stan Simpson, a Corps water manager, said in a online post that Thurmond release rates have been...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-13/thurmond-lake-water-release-f
Wet October lifts Thurmond, Hartwell and Russell lakes from drought

...wettest Octobers in recent history, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Thursday."The basin officially left...Buddemeier, a public affairs specialist for the Corps of Engineers' Savannah District, said in an online post today...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-05/wet-october-lifts-thurmond-ha
Pipeline case moves ahead in court

...country, is also continuing to pursue the permits needed from the Department of Natural Resources and the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to lay pipeline through at least four state-owned wildlife management areas in Georgia. Those are Yuchi, Sansavilla...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-27/pipeline-case-moves-ahead-cou
Archery tournament to return to Columbia County

...guests. A multi-use trail will be cut from the main parking areas near the boat ramps to the campground and the Corps of Engineers agreed to allow the county to clear cut some forested area for the tournament. "The facility is going to be a lot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-25/archery-tournament-return-co
Rae's Creek overflowed banks and wreaked havoc 25 years ago

...fell on Augusta in a 12-hour period from 7 p.m. Oct. 11 to 7 a.m. the next morning. The Augusta-area Corps of Engineers compared it to a 200-year record rainfall.Augusta National was quick to repair the damage. A service road was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/golf/2015-10-11/raes-creek-overflowed-banks-
Record rains not enough to lift Thurmond Lake from drought status

...drought conditions, according to the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers."The storm delivered an average of more than 5...Buddemeier, a public affairs specialist for the Corps of Engineers' Savannah District.District spokesman Billy Birdwell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-10-12/record-rains-not-enough-lift-
Digging begins to deepen Savannah harbor

...barge progresses about the length of a football field, removing roughly 1,400 dump truck loads of sand. The Army Corps of Engineers is paying the contractor $134.5 million to deepen 17 miles of the Savannah River's shipping channel - about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-09-14/digging-begins-deepen-savann
SC ports add $53 billion to state economy, report says

...was compiled by Joseph Von Nessen, an economist at the University of South Carolina.Later Monday, the Army Corps of Engineers announced its approval of a plan to deepen the Charles ton Har bor shipping channel to 52 feet. That clears the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-14/sc-ports-add-53-billion-st