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NC woman, 77, dies in Okefenokee Swamp

...Carolina woman killed Saturday in a boating accident in the Okefenokee Swamp is under investigation by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Ruby Kelly Causey, 77, of Efland, N.C., died after she and her husband, David Gerald Causey...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-21/nc-woman-77-dies-okefenokee-
Man falls off Georgia waterfall

...Authorities say a hiker was injured after falling off a waterfall in the north Georgia mountains.Georgia Department of Natural Resources spokesman Mark McKinnon said the man was near the top of Raven Cliff Falls in White County on Sunday when...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-20/man-falls-georgia-waterfall
Fishing tournaments

...of Phoenix, USA Discounters, Washington Road Tire and Auto, Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch and Georgia Department of Natural Resources.Saturday Morning Open TeamBass TournamentAt Wildwood ParkTony Postell reportingNext: TBA (Mr. Clark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2014-10-16/fishing-tourname
Alligator had unusual taste

...south of Augusta, hogs are not typical fare for the continent's largest reptile, said Greg Waters, Georgia Department of Natural Resource's alligator program manager.But that doesn't mean a hungry gator won't choke down feral pork if...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-10-11/alligator-had-unusual-ta
Civil War artifacts on display in Millen

...artifacts from a former prison are set to go on display at Magnolia Springs State Park near Millen. The Georgia Department of Natural Resources says a ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Magnolia Springs History Center is set for today. The agency...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-07/civil-war-artifacts-display-
Georgia state rangers urge safe use of tree stands during deer season

...falls in the two counties nearly resulted in paralysis and death, according to annual reports from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.On Oct. 26, 2012, a hunter in Burke County suffered a collapsed lung and injured his vertebrae and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-05/georgia-state-rangers-urge-s
South Georgia's Berrien County is popular for big bass

...bluegills, redear sunfish (shellcrackers), channel catfish, crappies and brown bullheads.The Georgia Department of Natural Resources will reopen the 28-acre Horseshoe 5 lake at sunrise Oct. 1. The lake was closed during the summer...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2014-09-25/south-georgias-b
Labor Day holiday signals end to sluggish sea turtle nesting season

...recovery period," said Mark Dodd, the wildlife biologist who heads the sea turtle recovery program for the Georgia Department of Natural Resources. "It would take two or three more low years before we start to say we don't have an increasing trend...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-06/labor-day-holiday-signals-end
After busy Labor Day, Georgia rangers prepare for hunting seasons

...incidents and 17 boating-under-the-influence arrests statewide, according to statistics from the Georgia Department of Natural Resources.For the holiday, Augusta tied for second with Macon among state regions with the most water-related...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-09-03/after-busy-labor-day-g
Lincolnton 17-year-old drowns in cove

...around 8 p.m. Sunday, and soon after officers from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, EMS, the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and a dive team from McCormick, S.C., responded.Reviere said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-09-01/lincolnton-17-year-old-drown