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Pipeline plan draws protests

...representatives with questions about the $1 billion pipeline, its environmental effects and the public need for it, which the company is...that Effingham County Commissioner Vera Jones brought up. Environmental permitting will also be required. A portion will run through...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-05/pipeline-plan-draws-protests
Readers ask about killing weeds, scalping lawns

...the inevitable late-season cold snap hits, they've used their stored food reserves. They have no energy to withstand environmental extremes.To avoid this, don't fertilize until the soil temperature reaches 65 degrees. On average, this is about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/home/gardening/2015-03-05/readers-ask-about-ki
Columbia County planning board delays water park decision

...displays and two in-line ponds constructed on state waters, and also has compliance issues with zoning, water utility and environmental regulations."If this goes forward, Na ture's Way will be no more," said Pat Fitzgerald, a lifelong resident of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-05/columbia-county-planning-boa
Developers of proposed water park near Grovetown seek to postpone rezoning

...and has compliance issues with zoning, water utility and environmental regulations."If the county had raised these issues with...approved permits from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, Environmental Protection Division or U.S. Army Corps of Engineers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/local-business/2015-03-04/developers-
Conservationists, nuclear proponents comment at Vogtle hearing

...providing valuable jobs that are part of "important expansion for our community, our region and our state."Dale Fulton, an environmental affairs manager for Southern Nuclear, said the company has diligently prepared the permit, which is needed for the reactors...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-03/conservationists-nuclear-pro
IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest in Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO - Environmental activists burst into the lobby...carved out of a nature preserve, environmental issues have become a major issue...Novaes said he represented the environmental group "Golf for Whom." Other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-02-28/ioc-olympics-targeted-en
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...a nuclear waste storage tank as part of an agreement announced Thursday with the South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control. Clean up of Savannah River Site's Cold War nuclear waste has been pushed back to fiscal year 2065, requiring...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
Proposed Grovetown water park faces zoning, infrastructure obstacles

...issues with zoning, water utility and environmental regulations.The department recommended...Corps of Engineers and the Georgia Environmental Protec tion Division showing that pond...would need to be submitted to the state Environmental Protection Division, the report said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-03-02/proposed-grovetown-water-park
Public hearing Tuesday on Plant Vogtle permit to release water to Savannah River

...reactors under construction at Plant Vogtle.Georgia's Environmental Protection Division will receive public comments on Southern...the Savannah River. The permit was strongly opposed by environmental and water protection groups that are expected to speak against...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-03-02/public-hearing-tuesday-plant
Hearing set on proposed pipeline

...vocal opposition. Savannah Riverkeeper Tonya Bonitatibus has formed a tri-state "Push Back the Pipeline" coalition of environmental advocates. "We want to stop the pipeline or at the very least get them to stay out of the wetlands where we know they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-03-03/hearing-set-proposed-pip