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North Augusta woman found dead in Savannah River

...on the Greeneway near Boeckh Park called police after seeing the body floating facedown in the water.The Department of Natural Resources and Aiken County Coroner's Office responded to the scene and pulled the woman from the water.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-07-28/north-augusta-woman-fo
Teen uses noodling style to catch huge flathead catfish at Clarks Hill Lake

...is a tie among two 83-pounders landed in 2006 and 2010 in the Altamaha River, according to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Not being able to submit his fish for the record book doesn't bother Ashley, who enjoys any fishing method...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-07-24/teen-uses-noddling-style
South Carolina drought leaves crops withering in heat

...drought stage signifying abnormally dry conditions. Relief won't come soon, according to the state's Department of Natural Resources."The short-term forecast isn't optimistic but we'll continue to pray for relief from the heat and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-21/south-carolina-drought-leaves
Updated book by Vic Dunawy is a good read

...or by writing to Florida Sportsman, 2700 S. Kanner Highway, Stuart, Fla., 34994.? The Georgia Department of Natural Resources and its Wildlife Resources Division is conducting a fishing photo contest open to the public.The photo garnering...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-07-09/updated-book-vic
Kinder Morgan appeals Georgia DOT decision against the Palmetto Pipeline in its certificate of need request

...convenience and necessity from the DOT and then a permit from the Environmental Protection Division at the Georgia Department of Natural Resources in order to acquire private land through eminent domain.The proposed Palmetto Pipeline is pitched as a 370-mile...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-17/kinder-morgan-appeals-georgi
Smallmouth bass here to stay after nearly decade old mystery

...sort of longterm impact their presence will have on the native redeye bass, said Jean Leitner, a S.C. Department of Natural Resources biologist who has studied the hybridization of introduced fish species in the Savannah River basin."We still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-06-20/smallmouth-bas
Boating patrol hits Georgia lakes

...Fourth of July, boaters all over the state will head for the waters during the holiday weekend.And the Department of Natural Resources law enforcement expects waterways to be far busier than usual, as the holiday falls on a Saturday. So the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-02/boating-patrol-hits-georgia-
Georgia gets new outdoor water use rules

...But agribusiness groups say the rules are a fair compromise.The Environmental Protection Division of the Department of Natural Resources considers the rule the successful result of many meetings with both sides, even if they took five years after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-06-30/georgia-gets-new-outdoor
Fishing tournaments

...Phoenix, Mini Melts, Boy Scout Road Tire and Automotive, Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.2015 Fishing Tournament ScheduleJune 21, bass tournament, safe light until noon. July 12, bass tournament...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-06-18/fishing-tourname
Last pipeline hearing draws crowd

...certificate of need from the Georgia DOT and then a permit from the Environmental Protection Division at the Georgia Department of Natural Resources to initiate eminent domain proceedings.The pipeline is proposed to go through 603 private tracts in Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-07/last-pipeline-hearing-draws-c