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Okefenokee is an ever-changing ecological wonder

...Campbell said, with the St. Marys River draining to the Atlantic Ocean and the Suwanee River flowing toward the Gulf of Mexico.The national wildlife refuge, covering more than 400,000 acres ? or about 625 square miles ? sprawls across Georgia's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2015-05-30/okefenokee-eve
Global warming to push some species into extinction

...biggest extinction risk and where. Marine mammals, such as whales, dolphins and seals, have the highest risk. The Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea, western Indian Ocean and Pacific Ocean between Australia and Japan are hotspots for potential extinction...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-30/global-warming-push-some-species-ex
US, Canada unveil rules targeting oil train safety

...that traverse the country after leaving the Bakken region. To get to refineries on the East and West coasts and the Gulf of Mexico, oil shipments travel through more than 400 counties, including major metropolitan areas such as Philadelphia, Seattle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-01/us-canada-unveil-rules-tar
Katrina impact: About 60 percent of Gulf of Mexico's oil production still blocked

NEW ORLEANS - Over 120 Gulf of Mexico oil and gas platforms were still shut down Saturday...have been shut in, the agency said. Normally, the Gulf of Mexico produces 547.5 million barrels of oil and 3.65 trillion...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/11/hur_1444.shtml
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Ivan's remnants return to Gulf of Mexico

...regenerated storm was expected to make landfall in the Gulf of Mexico on Thursday night. Ivan already has kicked seas up...Hurricane Center issued a tropical storm warning for the Gulf of Mexico shoreline from the mouth of the Mississippi River in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/24/hur_429379.shtml
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No SC hurricane landfalls expected

...hurricane to make landfall on the East Coast or in the Gulf of Mexico this year. The forecast Tuesday anticipates a "below...hurricane to hit the East Coast and another to strike in the Gulf of Mexico. The forecast expects nine to 11 tropical storms with...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-14/no-sc-hurricane-landfalls-ex
Church is built to withstand hurricanes

...bedrock, the waterfront church just yards from the Gulf of Mexico is built to withstand a Category 5 hurricane with winds...remnants of Tropical Storm Karen were plowing through the Gulf of Mexico. Instead, he baptized a visitor in the Gulf after...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2013-10-18/church-built-withstand-h
Oil companies head to deeper Gulf waters

...companies are venturing deeper into the Gulf of Mexico as they explore for and produce...deepest producing platform in the Gulf of Mexico. Independence Hub, which began...undiscovered resources in the region. The Gulf of Mexico accounts for about 25 percent of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/05/05/bus_522777.shtml
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Oil prices charge toward $50 a barrel

...Monday as petroleum output in the Gulf of Mexico returns at a slower-than-expected...according to government data, with Gulf of Mexico output still down nearly 500...that daily oil production in the Gulf of Mexico is 29 percent below normal at about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/28/bus_429720.shtml
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Growing dead zone poses threat to gulf

...oxygen-depleted water stretching across the Gulf of Mexico from Louisiana's Mississippi...brackish water. What makes the Gulf of Mexico's dead zone so alarming is that...gallons of water per second into the Gulf of Mexico," he said. "The dead zone is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/26/liv_285661.shtml
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