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Boat parade serves as pollution protest in Rio

...the Olympic Games.Sailboats, schooners, tourist boats, canoes and fishing boats made a 7-mile round trip from the Marina da Gloria on Guanabara Bay to Urca, a neighborhood located at the foot of Rio's iconic Sugarloaf mountain.The Living...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-08/boat-parade-serves-pollu
Wind surfer fell ill during the Olympic sailing test event in Rio de Janeiro's polluted Guanabara Bay

...from helicopters, and step up bacteria-only monitoring.Despite the scrutiny, brown sewage continues to flow into the Marina da Gloria at several points,The IOC has declined to endorse testing for viruses, which can cause stomach and respiratory...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/olympics/2015-08-19/wind-surfer-fell-ill-dur
Swimmers dive into inaugural Gatorfest competition

...presented by the Savannah River kee per, featured a 5K race from the North Augusta boat ramp and a 1.2-mile race from the marina to the boat ramp at the Riverkeeper office, the same course as the Augusta Ironman."The only reason we got in here...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-06-14/swimmers-dive-inaugural-gator
Authority criticizes fireworks location

...saying the pyrotechnics' proximity to the marina is dangerous and places boats and...are valid in terms of safety, but the marina is not the only issue we had in terms...risks that were out there - including the marina." In his letter, dated July 1...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/07/04/met_380260.shtml
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She helped make marina a lake fixture

...at Little River Sportsman Camp, the marina on the Columbia County side of Thurmond...did. They took over management of the marina in 1954, later became its owners...30 feet just after they took over the marina. "We had to tow our docks into...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/03/31/met_516625.shtml
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Hirings to ease demand on staff

Sitting well past the marina on Riverfront Drive surrounded by a battered chain-link fence, Richmond County's Traffic Engineering Department's field...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/02/24/met_59270.shtml
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Beneath a threatening sky

Brian Joiner, of Augusta, walks along Riverwalk Augusta near the marina as clouds move through the area. Parts of Georgia and South Carolina saw heavy rains Monday, and forecasters say the rains likely will hang around through today.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/12/met_358030.shtml
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Rowing on the river after a good day on the water

Competitors in the Men's Novice 8+ division float back to the marina after finishing the three-mile course Saturday in the second annual Head of the South Regatta on the Savannah River.

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/15/met_244757.shtml
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Fishing report: Raysville 'fish house' lets anglers cool it, catch 'em

...located on the bank of Georgia's Little River adjacent to the marina and fishermen sit in movie theater-like seats and wait...straight hours of fishing. Tickets are available from the marina's bait and tackle shop from 6 a.m., until 9 p...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/06/05/oth_230254.shtml
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Water, water everywhere

...coming to me," joked veteran bass fisherman Tommy Shaw of Leah, Ga., who lives up the road from Little River Marina. The marina's boat ramps are under water, but as Shaw points out, fishermen have other launching options. "You can still use...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/06/oth_221982.shtml
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