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Snake fungal disease discovered in Georgia

...snake's skin. According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Georgia-based nonprofit The Orianne Society...species have been infected.Georgia Department of Natural Resources says the overall impact of the disease on snake populations...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-26/snake-fungal-disease-discove
MCG student hunts sickle cell in Africa

...Agency's World Fact Book. But the lack of resources also means less conflict, Heimlich said."No oil, no gold, no natural resources that they are fighting over," he said.And no Ebola virus outbreak. Heimlich said he got out a map to show his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-08-25/mcg-student-hunts-sickle-cel
Teen hurt in Thurmond Lake accident still critical

...hospital Aug. 17 after the accident in the Keg Creek area.Capt. Mark Padgett, of the Geor gia Department of Natural Resources, said the teen, who was a passenger on one watercraft traveling with two others, fell or jumped into the water...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-24/teen-hurt-thurmond-lake-acci
Dove season days added in Georgia, South Carolina for this year

...South Carolina's Department of Natural Resources has similarly expanded its seasons...said Sandy Campbell, Hartwell natural resource program manager."With increases...GORDON BRIEFING: The Fort Gordon Natural Resources Branch will play host to a public...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-08-23/dove-season-da
Chinese stocks grow amid economic slowdown

...where the earnings of a Chinese company are heading.Leventhorpe is generally avoiding large Chinese banks and natural-resource companies, even though they're among the biggest stocks in the market and look very cheap relative to their earnings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-22/chinese-stocks-grow-amid-e
Across Georgia

...hoist the large turtle onto an all-terrain vehicle for a ride to the nearest boat dock, where state Department of Natural Resources staffers met them to take the turtle to the Georgia Sea Turtle Center on Jekyll Island.Officials say the shark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-16/across-georgia
Water scooter victim still hospitalized

...Thurmond Lake during the weekend, a Georgia Regents Medical Center spokesman said Monday.The Georgia Department of Natural Resources was called to investigate after Thomas Marshall Jay, 14, was injured in the water near Keg Creek about 3:30 p...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-08-18/water-scooter-accident
Georgia drafts plan for deer management

...the rare species this summer.The partnership between the Army Corps of Engineers and the S.C. Department of Natural Resources involves safely catching sturgeon, inserting acoustic transmitters into them and returning them to the river...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-08-16/georgia-drafts-plan-deer
Missing mountain lion report faked, Aiken police say

...the store's owner. The search for the big cat involved Aiken Public Safety, the South Carolina Depart ment of Natural Resources, Aiken County Animal Con trol and the Aiken County Sheriff's Office. After news of the missing animal made its...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-10/missing-mountain-lion-report
At US-Africa summit, Obama announces $33 billion in new commitments to Africa

...States is determined to be a partner in Africa's success," he said. "We don't look to Africa simply for its natural resources. We recognize Africa for its greatest resource, which is its people, their talents and their potential."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-05/us-africa-summit-obama-ann