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Georgia asks judge to compel US Army Corps of Engineers to address water supply requests

...additional water supply storage at Lake Allatoona.The lawsuit filed in federal...environmental impact statement for Lake Allatoona and the basin issued Friday...request for comment Friday.If Lake Allatoona can't meet Georgia's current...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-11-07/georgia-asks-judge-compel-us-
Rising to our defense

...Georgia's water supply, and a U.S. District Court dismissed Alabama's claims against Georgia's right to use Lake Allatoona. Olens' office filed briefs as recently as last week to challenge Florida's suit alleging unreasonable water use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-15/rising-our-defense
Across Georgia

...deadACWORTH, GA. - A 6-year-old boy who went missing Friday night from his family's campsite near the edge of Lake Allatoona was found dead in the lake early Saturday.The body of Corday Di milo Duffy, of College Park, was found in about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-14/across-georgia
Alcohol levels for Georgia boaters could become stricter

...Padgett said. "You add alcohol and you have a deadly cocktail."Last year, rangers made 180 BUI arrests statewide, with Lake Lanier accounting for 60 of those cases and Lake Allatoona yielding 28. Thurmond Lake had nine BUI arrests.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-01-20/alcohol-levels-georgia-boater
Georgia lowers alcohol levels for drunken boating, hunting

...13, according to the Department of Natural Resources which patrols the state's lakes. Another Atlanta-area lake, Allatoona, had the second-most BUIs with 28 and four injuries.Lake Thurmond had nine BUIs and three injuries. Lake Hartwell...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-04-23/georgia-lowers-alcohol-l
3 men drowned over holiday weekend

...have recovered the body of a 42-year-old man from Lake Allatoona.Authorities say Byron Brock was found Monday after...Officials say an 18-year-old boy drowned in Lake Allatoona after he started having trouble swimming in about...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-07-04/3-men-drowned-over-holiday-w
Interbasin transfers aren't answer to water woes

...drought area. The distance from the Ohio River, as it flows through western Tennessee, to the rivers that feed Lake Allatoona, appears less than the distance from the Colorado River to L.A. Could this be the model the states should be asking...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/25/let_154056.shtml
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Corps warns county on lake withdrawals

...Jorns said an analysis by the corps suggests the Cobb County-Marietta Water Authority pumped too much water from Lake Allatoona, one of several Georgia reservoirs at the heart of a three-state water fight. The authority has 10 days to respond...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/06/met_151182.shtml
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Water summit brings hope

...was not a complete victory for Georgia. The corps agreed to delay until December its policy of cutting flows from Lake Allatoona into Alabama. And Alabama Gov. Bob Riley's office said the corps will ask a suburban Atlanta water authority to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/04/met_150520.shtml
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'Grateful for the relief'

...conference that the corps had agreed to increase the water flows into Alabama through another Georgia reservoir, Lake Allatoona. Corps Major Daren Payne said later that the agency had agreed to delay until December its normal policy of cutting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2007/11/02/met_150189.shtml
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