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Woman gets shell casing in face at Ga. gun range

...off Georgia 177, gave Rhiannon Borkowski immediate treatment and then transported her by ambulance to the Georgia Forestry Commission complex off U.S. Highway 1 South where a medical evacuation helicopter crew picked her up and flew her to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-24/woman-gets-shell-casing-face
Warnie Griggs

...University before settling down to raise three sons. Warnie later returned to work, and retired from the Georgia Forestry Commission after 20 years of service. The family wishes to thank the staffs of Elmcroft of Martinez, Augusta Gardens...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000173148656
Pavey: Ice storm changes landscape at Yuchi Wildlife Management Area

...according to Georgia's Wildlife Resources Division.Both the Division's foresters and others with the Georgia Forestry Commission came to the same conclusions after inspecting the entire, 7,800-acre site. The worst damage was to young...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-03-08/pavey-ice-storm-changes-
Ban on outdoor burning lifted for Richmond, Columbia counties

...obtain a free permit online or by phone from the Georgia Forestry Commission."Georgians who want to burn outdoor debris...agricultural burns should contact their local Georgia Forestry Commission office.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-02/ban-outdoor-burning-lifted-ri
Drought's impact persists into fall and winter

...almost no rain," Mullis said. "There is no doubt it adds to the stress of these trees."Mark Raines, the Georgia Forestry Commission's regional forest health specialist, said pines aren't the only species stressed by a drought that might...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-11-18/droughts-impact-persists-fall
Spirit Creek Educational Forest in Richmond County to close

...students each year, Spirit Creek Educational Forest is closing."These weren't easy decisions," said Georgia Forestry Commission spokeswoman Wendy Burnett. "Because of budget cuts we are losing 60 positions statewide."One of those...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-10-14/educational-forest-close
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Fire permits still issued, but caution is necessary

...of wildfires, but the Georgia Forestry Commission will still issue burn permits...of wildfires, but the Georgia Forestry Commission will still issue burn permits...in dry conditions.The Georgia Forestry Commission issued 2,400 permits...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-11-09/fire-permits-still-issued-cau
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Undergrowth to be burned at Mistletoe park

Officials from the Georgia Forestry Commission and the Georgia Department of Natural Resources will be holding a prescribed burn of 300 acres at Mistletoe State Park this morning...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-02-16/undergrowth-be-burned-mistle
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Pupils enjoy nature in Thomson outing

...and it brings beauty to all we do," he said, gesturing to the towering trees behind the lunch pavilion.Georgia Forestry Commission ranger John Crawford told the youngsters that trees provide more than wood and paper. Tree products also go...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2011-02-23/pupils-enjoy-nat
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Ga. wildfire blamed on arsonist

...121 south of Hoboken, fully contained by Wednesday evening, said Frank Sorrells, district manager for the Georgia Forestry Commission regional office in Waycross."There's been no sign of a fire build up ... I feel optimistic that we will...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-03-03/ga-wildfire-blamed-arsonist
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