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    • Agricultural Cost Share Programs in Kentucky and North Carolina 

      Radcliffe, David E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      Legislative study committees have been appointed to explore the possibility of establishing a state agricultural cost share program in Georgia. The objective of this paper is to describe the programs in Kentucky and ...
    • Agricultural Damage Analysis for 100-Yr Flood Using HAZUS-MH 

      Panda, Sudhanshu S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-04)
      Due to Global Warming & Climate Change, in recent times, increased precipitation intensity and subsequent flooding is being experienced in most parts of United States. 100-yr flood events are common in recent years in ...
    • Agricultural Irrigation Trends in Georgia 

      Tyson, Anthony W.; Harrison, Kerry A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)
      According to the 1992 Georgia Irrigation Survey conducted by the University of Georgia Cooperative Extension Service, Georgia currently has approximately 1.3 million acres of irrigated cropland. Annual irrigation water ...
    • Agricultural Irrigation Trends in Georgia 

      Harrison, Kerry A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      This presentation will discuss the results of the 2000 Georgia Irrigation Survey along with previous surveys for historical comparisons. Problems associated with estimating agricultural water use will also be discussed.
    • Agricultural Irrigation Trends in Georgia 

      Harrison, Kerry A.; Tyson, Anthony W. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1997-03)
      This paper discusses the results of the 1995 Georgia Irrigation Survey along with previous surveys for historical comparisons. Problems associated with estimating agricultural water use are also discussed
    • Agricultural Irrigation Trends in Georgia 

      Harrison, Kerry A.; Tyson, Anthony (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      This presentation will discuss the results of the 1998 Georgia Irrigation Survey along with previous surveys for historical comparisons. Problems associated with estimating agricultural water use will also be discussed.
    • Agricultural water conservation in the Lower Flint River Basin 

      Reckford, David (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, The University of Georgia, 2009-04)
      The Lower Flint River Basin is one of the most ecologically rich river systems in Georgia. The Flint River Basin Program is a conservation partnership between the Flint River Soil and Water Conservation District, the USDA ...
    • Agricultural Water Consumption in the ACF River Basin: Current Approaches for Quantifying Irrigation in Georgia 

      Hook, James E.; Blood, Elizabeth R.; Thomas, Daniel L.; Harrison, Kerry A.; Powell, Ralph (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      In the Flint River portion of the Tri-state Apalachicola, Chattahoochee and Flint (ACF) Basin agricultural irrigation is the largest consumer of water; yet, there has been no previous reporting of irrigation withdrawal ...
    • Agricultural Water Consumption in the ACT/ACF River Basins: Approaches for Projecting Irrigated Acreage and Amounts 

      Blood, Elizabeth R.; Hook, James E.; Harrison, Kerry A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      Accurate assessment of current and future irrigation in the ACT/ACF river basins requires quantification of agricultural irrigation. Irrigated acreage is difficult to measure and project. No systematic monitoring of ...
    • Agricultural Water Demand in the Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint and Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa River Basins 

      Bramblett, Jimmy R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Water demands are increasing rapidly in the Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa (ACT) and Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) River Basins in Alabama, Georgia, and Florida. A dependable water supply is vital to the continued ...
    • Agricultural Water Issues Facing the Green Industry 

      Segars, William I. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1997-03)
      Water used by agriculture for crop and livestock production and the Green Industry accounts for approximately one-third of the state's consumptive usage. The profitable expansion of Georgia's largest industry depends on ...
    • Agricultural Water Management Via The Web: The Georgia Farmer Portal 

      Masters, Mark H.; McKimmey, James M. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-03)
      Since the middle 1980s the state of Georgia has required that all water withdrawals totaling more than 100,000 gallons per be registered with the Department of Natural Resources. These permits are divided into categories ...
    • Agricultural Water Use Associated with Animal Production Systems in Georgia 

      Newton, G. Larry; Baker, J. F.; Dove, C. R.; Bernard, J. K.; McCranie, M. D.; Boken, Vijendra K.; Thomas, Daniel L.; Hoogenboom, Gerrit (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      Agricultural waters use normally centers on the large cross-section of irrigation withdrawals by cropping systems. However, animal production systems are also a significant component of water use in the state of Georgia. ...
    • Agricultural Water Use in Georgia: Results from the Ag. Water Pumping Program 

      Thomas, Daniel L.; Harrison, Kerry A.; Hook, James E.; Hoogenboom, Gerrit; McClendon, R. W.; Wheeler, L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      This paper presents the results for the period 1999 to 2002 from the monitoring program that is estimating agricultural water use across the entire state of Georgia. This program is called AG. WATER PUMPING (Agricultural ...
    • Agricultural Water Withdrawal Permits: A GIS-Based Permit Management System and Permit Mapping in Dougherty Plain 

      Hook, James E.; Blood, Elizabeth R.; McDowell, Robin John; Betts, Danna; Fussell, Derek (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      When agriculture was first brought under the permitting provisions of the Ground Water Use Act and the Water Quality Control Act in 1988, thousands of preexisting agricultural water users were grandfathered. As the State ...
    • Agriculture Water Permitting: Turning Regional Plans into Permitting Decisions 

      Hook, James E.; Harrison, Kerry A.; Lewis, Cliff; Betts, Danna; Alfonso, Amber (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-03)
      During 2006, the Flint River Basin Water Conservation and Development Plan (FRBP) and the Coastal Georgia Water and Wastewater Permitting Plan for Managing Saltwater Intrusion (CZP) were adopted by Georgia Environmental ...
    • Air-slug low-pressure straddle-packer system to facilitate characterization of fractured bedrock 

      Svenson, Erik; Schweisinger, T.; Murdoch, L.C. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Straddle-packer tests are used for determining aquifer properties in fractured rock, but packer tests are often avoided because they can be expensive. We have developed a simple, inexpensive, lightweight air-slug straddle ...
    • Alachlor and Two Degradates of Alachlor in Ground And Surface Water, Southwestern Georgia And Adjacent Parts Of Alabama And Florida, 1993-2005 

      Frick, Elizabeth A.; Dalton, Melinda S. (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2007-03)
      Alachlor and Two Degradates of Alachlor in Ground And Surface Water, Southwestern Georgia And Adjacent P Ground- and surface-water samples have been collected in the Apalachicola–Chattahoochee–Flint River Basin (ACFB) and ...
    • Alberto: A Hydrometeorological Nightmare 

      Garza, Carlos, Jr. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The year 1994 was an enigma of sorts as far as tropical activity is concerned. While the summer season yielded only three hurricanes, several tropical systems were spawned that produced disastrous results over the ...
    • The Alcovy Protection Plan: A Regional Approach to Watershed Protection 

      Ruhlman, Melanie B.; Wenger, Seth (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      The Alcovy River Watershed Protection Project is the first comprehensive regional land use and water quality study of the Alcovy River watershed. Multiple regulatory requirements created the need for a watershed ...