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Firm oversight, prudent river enthusiasts keep Stevens Creek dam safe

...renewable source of energy. THE STEVENS CREEK dam provides many benefits to this...things SCE&G does to ensure the Stevens Creek dam is operating safely and how...boating rulesWhile failure of the Stevens Creek dam is unlikely, SCE&G takes seriously...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-05-30/firm-oversight-p
Airplane dropped copies of 'Augusta Chronicle' at Stevens Creek dam construction site in 1913

...of many firsts associated with the construction of Stevens Creek Dam involved the use of a famous flying school's aircraft...magazine reported.Jerwan's newspaper delivery to Stevens Creek Dam must have proved popular, because he was at it again...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-10-18/airplane-dropped-copies-augus
Developers seek rise in minimum levels of river

Minimum water levels in the Savannah River above Stevens Creek Dam could be raised about 2 feet under a proposal by developers...with those of South Carolina Electric & Gas Co.'s Stevens Creek Dam to stabilize water levels. The advantage, he said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/28/met_417033.shtml
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Trout to be released into Savannah River

...Pumping Station; 2,500 fish above the Old Lock & Dam but below Stevens Creek; and 2,500 between Thurmond Dam and Stevens Creek Dam. John Stone, press secretary for U.S. Rep. Charlie Norwood - who instigated feasibility studies last year that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/03/22/met_205688.shtml
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Pavey: Beavers aren't eager to see visitors

...need their space, too.That's what my wife and I learned last week while kayaking in the Savannah River above Stevens Creek Dam.After a night of power generation, water levels were four feet low and the upstream shallows were high and dry...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-04-04/pavey-beavers-arent-eage
Photos give glimpse into Stevens Creek Dam's history

The project, completed in 1914 off Stevens Creek Road, is a hidden Columbia County landmark of sorts that has quietly produced electricity for 100 consecutive years while the rest of the world has changed around it.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-18/photos-give-glimpse-stevens-
Photograph shows Petersburg boat in 1913

...he said. "We relied on the engravings that you mentioned, but looking at the photos of the boat during the (Stevens Creek Dam) construction, what we ended up with is amazingly similar."One of the Augusta Museum of History's largest...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2014-09-27/photograph-shows-petersb
Safety enhancements planned at canal headgates

...kayak launch area that offers access to the segment of the Savannah River above the city Diversion Dam and below the Stevens Creek dam a mile upstream.City officials reported the May incident to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, which asked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-08-02/safety-enhancements-planned-c
Savannah River is subject of two recent studies

...than one meal per week of largemouth bass from Thurmond Lake and one meal per month of largemouth bass caught below Stevens Creek Dam down to the Hwy. 119 bridge near Clyo, Ga.There were no advisories in that segment of the river for crappie...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/rob-pavey/2014-07-05/savannah-river
Access to canal area being evaluated

...the best way to restore public access to the scenic segment of the river sandwiched by private lands between the Stevens Creek Dam and the Augusta Diversion Dam."It is still a work in progress, but we are making some progress," Saxon said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2013-09-25/access-canal-area-being-evalu