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Georgia signs agreement to deepen Savannah harbor

...already been pushed to its limits for sustaining some wildlife.Col. Thomas Tickner, commander of the Army Corps' Savannah District, said he's confident the oxygen injectors will offset any impairment to the river's natural ability to take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-08/georgia-signs-agreement-deepe
Thurmond Lake water data now on smartphone app

...more easily accessed.The Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District has released a smartphone application that puts the...clicks away," said Russell Wicke, spokesman for the Savannah District in a news release. "It's now fast, easy and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-07/thurmond-lake-water-data-now
Corps of Engineers' settlement won't change Thurmond Dam operations

...spills have been reported in recent decades at Thurmond Dam, according to Billy Birdwell, spokesman for the Corps' Savannah District.In a settlement reached Monday with conservation group Columbia Riverkeeper, the Corps agreed to apply to the EPA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-08-06/corps-engineers-settlement-w
Rangers warn boaters to review rules for Memorial Day

...vessel and anything unexpected that happens on the water."Tracy Robillard, public affairs specialist for the Savannah District's Army Corps of Engineers, urged people this week to wear life jackets when on Thurmond Lake. She said on average...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-05-22/rangers-warn-boaters-review-
Local game warden garners statewide honor for service

...the site is assessed and any needed cleanup is completed. GUNS AND PARKS: Speaking of the corps, the agency's Savannah District office issued a statement last week on the heels of the passage of Georgia's House Bill 60, or the Safe Carry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-05-17/local-game-warden-garner
Thurmond Lake should be full pool for summer season

...normal. Maintaining full pool should not be problematic, said Billy Birdwell, spokesman for the Corps of Engineers Savannah District."Around Memorial Day, which is the start of the summer season, we should be real close to the guide curve for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-04-14/thurmond-lake-should-be-full-
Georgia will start $652M Savannah harbor expansion on its own after Obama budget letdown

...partnership agreement that would allow construction to start using the state's money. A spokesman for the Corps' Savannah district said Tuesday he could not provide an update on the status of that agreement.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2014-03-04/ga-will-start-652m-savan
Calendars

...the resurrection of the Confederate gunboat CSS Georgia from the Savannah River, topic; Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District staff archeologist Julie Morgan, speaker; free program, open to the public; (706) 736-2909, gfy@gwenfulcheryoung...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2014-02-06/calendars
Law might have cleared Savannah harbor deepening roadblock

...The Corps headquarters is still reviewing the language," said Billy Birdwell, a spokesman for the agency's Savannah District. "We here in the district are ready to execute this project as soon as we get clearance to proceed."The spending...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-01-25/law-might-have-cleared-savann
Plans being discussed to try to stamp out AVM

...to 2 years," Hyatt said. CORPS MONEY WOES: Speaking of corps budgets, there was more sobering news out of the Savannah District Office last week that includes more cuts and park closures along the Savannah River."We selected recreation areas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2013-11-23/plans-being-di