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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
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
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
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
PUBLIC NOTICE Notice of Intent to Renew Permit The Environmental P...

...PUBLIC NOTICE Notice of Intent to Renew Permit The Environmental Protection Division (EPD) of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, in accordance with the Georgia Hazardous Waste Management Act, O.C.G.A. 12-8-60 et seq., as...

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Search continues for man missing in Lake Thurmond

...West Dam recreation area next to the dam when some beach-goers saw him flung off, according to Georgia Department of Natural Resources Law Enforcement Division Capt. Mark Padgett.Three women on the beach said he surfaced once and went back...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-26/search-continues-man-missing
Missing man's body discovered at Thurmond Lake

...discovered about 7:35 a.m. floating more than 100 yards off the beach at West Dam recreation area by Georgia Department of Natural Resources officers. Garrison pronounced Harper dead at 8:10 a.m.Harper was riding his Yamaha WaveRunner just...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2015-06-02/missing-mans-body-disc
Nearly 150 gopher tortoises released in Georgia to help restore threatened reptile population

...because they dig these nice, elaborate burrows that other animals will use."Quinn, officials from Georgia Department of Natural Resources, SREL students and others traveled to the Yuchi management area near Plant Vogtle power plant to acclimate the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-05/nearly-150-gopher-tortoises-r
SC parks proposal targets Augusta

...revenue from the renting of cabins and other expenses could help protect three programs within the S.C. Department of Natural Resources that receive no state appropriations but rely entirely on federal funds.He said the $700,000 wouldn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-28/sc-parks-proposal-targets-aug