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Georgia River Network's Hidden Gems paddling event brings group to Augusta

...presentations about the river, its history and the wildlife supported by it."(Georgia River Net work and the Savannah River keeper) work together on a lot of things throughout the year, mainly paying attention to what's going on in terms of policies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-07/georgia-river-networks-hidden
Potential spill in river tracked by Savannah Riverkeeper, unconfirmed by EPD

...surface Saturday, but an oil or gas spill or similar environmental hazard has gone unproven.Jay Jacobs, Savannah River keeper's outreach coordinator, said he traced the possible spill to the mouth of Raes Creek and followed it downstream to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-02/potential-spill-river-tracke
Around the block

GatorfestThe Savannah River-keeper will host Gatorfest Augusta on June 14.Participants can choose one of two courses to swim. The 1.2-mile option starts at...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-06-15/around-block
3 teams join Rivers Alive waterway cleanup

...couple of new teams this year, which is exciting," said Tonya Bonita tibus, the executive director of the Savannah River keeper.Those groups included the third-grade class from C.T. Walker Traditional Magnet School, students from the Geor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-10-19/3-teams-join-rivers-alive-wat
Officials offer evacuation plans for Augusta residents

...measures to prepare Augusta residents with evacuation plans.The Richmond County Sher iff's Office, the Savannah River keeper and Augusta's Emergency Manage ment Division have teamed up to warn residents in flood-prone areas of potential...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-14/officials-offer-evacuation-pl
Augusta Ports Authority reboots, plans role in Savannah River activities

...which is still in its infancy and lacks funding, would accommodate the area's recreational uses ? such as the River keeper's plans for an education center and kayak facilities, the annual ESi Ironman 70.3 triathlon and two events, Paddlefest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2013-07-18/augusta-ports-authority-
Fish kill observed in Savannah tributary

...limited to a segment of Betty's Branch, said Jay Jacobs, a staff member of Savan nah Riverkeeper.Jacobs and a fellow River keeper official came to the site after a resident reported dead fish in the area."We found about 60 dead fish," Jacobs said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-07-27/fish-kill-observed-savannah-t
Brier Creek fish kill report looks at material used in mining, wastewater treatment

...is one possible suspect in last weekend's fish kill on Brier Creek.In a status report on the incident, Savannah River keeper said the characteristics of the fish kill are indicative of poisoning by aluminum sulfate ? used as a coagulant in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2011-10-21/brier-creek-fish-kill-report-
Rants & Raves

...ever-enlarging hole? Talking to the county is no help. They won't even consider it's their fault. SAVANNAH RIVER KEEPERS, great job. Last year you managed to enlist 500 new volunteers and have a major chemical plant closed, putting hundreds...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-01-15/rants-amp-raves-0
Rants and raves

Comments from our readers. MR. CARL, of Savannah River Keeper Inc., is "surprised" to find trash in the Savannah River? If he's such a hot keeper, why didn't he already know? Besides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2008-11-08/rants-and-raves
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