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Water Resources Outlook (July 2019)

6/10/2019 2:33:00 PM
Reporter Newspapers
Sandy Springs wants to build trails to the Chattahoochee River and is planning to create a master plan to guide their development. Making better connections to the river was one of the recommendations ...

5/23/2019 7:38:00 AM
As school is winding down, students from the Fellowship Christian School in Roswell, GA, and members of the Upper Chattahoochee Chapter of Trout Unlimited met recently to release trout into the ...

5/16/2019 12:59:00 PM
Gainesville Times
The upper lake creeks, rivers and pockets are clear to stained. The Chattahoochee River below Buford Dam is clear. Check generation schedules before heading out to the river at 770-945-1466. Bass ...

Water Resources Outlook (May 2019)

5/8/2019 4:20:00 PM
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Chattahoochee River is beautiful and fun, but it can also be dangerous if you don’t take proper safety precautions. There’s already been one river death so far this year, ...

5/4/2019 9:15:00 AM
The Valdosta Daily Times
Solid trade for an inflatable tube to whisk a family along the Chattahoochee River through the Georgia hill-country town of Helen and beyond. A couple more bucks for a stick, and a bit of bungee to ...

4/24/2019 1:18:00 PM
COLUMBUS,Ga(WRBL) - Kiwanis Club of Columbus presented a $5,000 check to Safe Kids Columbus that is working to secure the safety of residents in the region while they are visiting the Chattahoochee ...

4/19/2019 6:35:00 PM
COLUMBUS (WRBL) - In a little over five hours Friday morning the Chattahoochee River rose nearly 11 feet in downtown Columbus. The rapid rise came during the storm that moved from the Columbus region ...

4/6/2019 1:41:00 PM
Gainesville Times
Nearly 1,200 volunteers spent Saturday, April 6 wading, paddling or walking along the Chattahoochee River, picking up massive amounts of trash during the ninth-annual Sweep the Hooch event. Held by ...

4/2/2019 8:51:00 PM
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - It was supposed to a fun trip for an Alabama family visiting their relatives in Lagrange over the weekend. But, 37-year-old Fallon Wells died after her kayak was caught in a low ...

4/2/2019 8:49:00 PM
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - It was supposed to a fun trip for an Alabama family visiting their relatives in Lagrange over the weekend. But, 37-year-old Fallon Wells died after her kayak was caught in a low ...

3/22/2019 7:25:00 PM
LaGrange Daily News
On Thursday, a small crowd gathered in the chapel at Pure Life to watch a series of documentaries on the Chattahoochee River and water. Film Night at the Chapel benefited the Chattahoochee Riverkeeper ...

3/16/2019 1:53:00 PM
Gainesville Times
Since becoming established in 1994, the nonprofit has implemented myriad initiatives, programs and other efforts to protect and preserve the Chattahoochee River, its lakes and watershed. The nonprofit ...

3/12/2019 5:00:00 AM
30545. The Helen Chamber of Commerce will stock the Chattahoochee River with over 400 pounds of trout. This beautiful stretch of the Chattahoochee that flows leisurely through the City of Helen, only ...

3/8/2019 6:45:00 PM
at 3 p.m. EST Sunday. After it roared through Beauregard, it hit Smiths Station as an EF-3, with a peak wind of 140 mph, around 3:30 p.m., then crossed the Chattahoochee River into Georgia and cut a s...

3/7/2019 10:23:00 AM
Join Chattahoochee Riverkeeper for their 9th annual service event along the Chattahoochee River. Sweep the Hooch provides the opportunity for individuals and communities to come together to remove tra...

2/12/2019 2:00:00 PM
North Fulton
But while the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area fared better than most, it did not go unscathed. The Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area is a national park system spanning 48 miles ...

Todd Hamill
Water Resources Outlook (February 2019)

1/24/2019 12:27:00 PM
The trails in the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area have stayed open during the partial government shutdown, but most of the 35 people who work at the metro Atlanta park are furloughed. Tha...

1/21/2019 1:55:00 PM
The Atlanta Journal-Constitution
A 14-foot aluminum boat flipped over on the Chattahoochee River on Monday afternoon, authorities confirmed. A man and woman were fishing while inside the boat along with their dog, and all three ended ...

1/10/2019 10:18:00 PM
FOX 5 Atlanta
ATLANTA (FOX 5 Atlanta) - The partial government shutdown is just a few days away from being the longest in history and trash has started to pile up at some national parks. But the Atlanta based nonpr...

1/9/2019 8:52:00 PM
WSB Radio
There's not yet a serious problem of trash over-flowing containers along and inside the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. But that could soon change says Sally Bethea, board president of t...

1/6/2019 5:36:00 AM
This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. View of the Chattahoochee River in downtown Columbus, near the River Club on Bay Avenue. (Photo courtesy John Pyle Photograp...

1/4/2019 5:00:00 PM
LaGrange Daily News
A sewage spill into the Chattahoochee River from a pump failure at a water treatment plant in an Atlanta suburb will not cause any problems for West Point Lake. Kevin Chambers, Georgia Environmental P...

1/3/2019 4:16:00 PM
Houston Chronicle
MABLETON, Ga. (AP) — Officials in an Atlanta suburb say sewage has been flowing into one of the Chattahoochee River's main tributaries after a pump failed at a water treatment plant. Cobb County spoke...

1/3/2019 1:12:00 PM
Gainesville Times
The upper lake creeks and rivers are very stained to muddy due to the rains. The Chattahoochee River below Buford Dam will probably be generating water all day long, so check generation schedules befo...

1/2/2019 9:13:00 PM
COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - Event planners and representatives at Whitewater Express say they’ve had to cancel, reschedule and postpone activities this week and for the weekend. “There’s some safety hazards ...

1/2/2019 4:36:00 PM
LaGrange Daily News
As the Chattahoochee River and the many tributaries flowing into the river get out of their banks, a lot of debris gets washed into the main river channel and flows into the lake. Some of this unsight...

1/2/2019 1:30:00 PM
WSB Radio
A pump failure on New Year’s Eve at a Cobb County water treatment plant was still causing the overflow of sewage into one of the Chattahoochee River’s main tributaries Wednesday afternoon. A mixture o...

1/1/2019 2:22:00 PM
LaGrange Daily News
According to the National Weather Service in Birmingham, the Chattahoochee River in downtown West Point was just below action stage at 12.36 feet as of Monday afternoon. The river at West Point Lake w...

12/31/2018 4:45:00 PM
(WTVY) — Emergency officials have closed the Gordon and Columbia boat landings as a safety pre-caution. The water level on the Chattahoochee River is above average for this time of year. Hugh Peacock ...

12/18/2018 3:16:00 PM
North Fulton
Yes, trout fans, Georgia Department of Natural Resources fisheries biologist Hunter Roop has put the word out that there will be another Bucket Brigade volunteer-assisted stocking of the Chattahoochee ...

12/14/2018 5:12:00 PM
Friday featured relentless rain in the Chattahoochee valley. The unwelcome rain made for a soggy drive home from work and school today, December 14th 2018. No reports of flash flooding to pass along. ...

12/12/2018 8:34:00 AM
North Fulton
Roswell has assets few cities can claim, including its historic charms, avid biking community, award-winning park systems, the much-loved Canton Street and the iconic Chattahoochee River. But it’s the ...

Lakes Online
The Southeastern Raptor Center releases an eagle at Pyne Road Park on West Point Lake July 28, 2018.

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