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    • Overview of the EPA Savannah River Watershed Project 

      Anderson, Meredith Clarke (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      At the United States Environmental Protection Agency, the emphasis of environmental protection program is shifting towards an integrated, holistic management approach in order to cohesively address the many diverse ...
    • Panel Discussion: Amending Georgia's Environmental Planning Standards 

      Hollingsworth, Lisa J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Panel Discussion: Streambank Stabilization 

      Hendricks, Susan (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Partners for Environmental Progress 

      Almodovar, Lillian (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Partners in Education: The Water Sourcebook for Grades 3-5 

      McCarthy, Fox (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      This presentation describes a public/private partnership to provide educational material on water to school systems in Georgia. The long term goal of this project is to establish a water ethic: "Use what you need, and ...
    • Potential for Reduced Infiltration and Recharge on a Local Scale Following Cover Type Conversions in the Southeastern Coastal Plain 

      Bacchus, Sydney T. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Conversion of mixed hardwoods to stands of pine has been shown to reduce water yield as stream flow in watersheds of Piedmont and mountainous physiographic provinces. Decreases in yield have been attributed to documented ...
    • Preservation of Wetlands as a Preferred Option for Impact Mitigation 

      Renner, James F. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Current Section 404 regulatory policy focuses on wetland restoration and creation as the primary means of compensating for unavoidable wetland impacts. However, most wetland restoration and creation projects are ...
    • Projected Seasonal Water Consumption And Water Restrictions For Row Crop Irrigation In The A.C.F. Basin 

      Hook, James E.; Thomas, Daniel L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Water consumption in the Flint River Basin depends upon seasonal irrigation of the major row crops — corn, peanut, cotton, and soybean. Knowledge of each crop's water use pattern, water retention by major soil types, ...
    • Protecting the Big Haynes Creek Watershed: A Strategy for Land Management and Nonpoint Pollution Control 

      Schmidt, Denise L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Population growth has led metropolitan Atlanta and surrounding counties to evaluate and pursue new water supply sources. Rockdale County plans to construct a dam on Big Haynes Creek to create a reservoir and build ...
    • Quality Control in a Volunteer Monitoring Program 

      Mayhew, Mary C.; Mayhew, Edmond A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The volunteer monitoring program on Lake Lanier was established in 1987 to provide baseline data on water quality. The program was designed with 100 stations for several reasons: to provide volunteers with the ...
    • Radon-222, Radium-226, and Uranium in Georgia Piedmont Well Water 

      Butler, Anna H.; Kahn, Bernd (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
    • Recharge to High Yield Wells in the Piedmont 

      Dowd, John F.; Marshall, Jane E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Currently most of the municipal water supplies in the Piedmont are from surface water, although there is increasing interest in developing groundwater sources. The igneous and metamorphic rocks contain little primary ...
    • Recommendations of the Georgia Board of Regents' Scientific Panel on Evaluating the Erosion Measurement Standard Defined by the Georgia Erosion and Sedimentation Act 

      Kundell, James E.; Rasmussen, Todd C. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The 1993 Senate Stormwater Control Study Committee reviewed the Georgia Erosion and Sedimentation Act of 1975 and, among other recommendations, petitioned the Lieutenant Governor to request that a scientific panel ...
    • A Recommended Funding Approach for a Municipal Stormwater Program 

      Delphos, Paul J.; Rose, Charle T. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      To comply with its NPDES MS4 Permit (the first NPDES MS4 Permit issued by US EPA Region IV) and a variety of other local requirements, the City of Venice must nearly double its existing stormwater budget. Accordingly, ...
    • The Representation of Stormwater Management in Design: Toward an Ecological Aesthetic 

      Calabria, Tamara G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Carefully planned stormwater management can help to mitigate the disturbance caused by urban development. Though landscape architects, planners, and urban designers acknowledge its importance, many generally regard ...
    • Reservoir Design in Georgia's Piedmont 

      Franz, Dieter (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Reservoirs for water supply in Georgia must be designed to allow a water supply manager to meet demands during a design drought without reducing streamflow when flows are less than the Non-Depletable Flow (NDF), normally the ...
    • Reservoir Hydrodynamics, Nutrients and Primary Productivity in Lake Blackshear 

      Cofer, Harland E., Jr.; Tietjen, William L.; Williams, Patti Y. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      Nutrient load in the main lake is similar to that found in tributary embayments. Chlorophyll a productivity is generally lower in the main lake than in the embayments, and this is thought to result from the short hydraulic ...
    • Resolution of Interstate Water Issues 

      McClure, N. D. (Skeeter) IV (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The Alabama-Coosa-Tallapoosa (ACT)/ Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) Comprehensive Study provides an opportunity to address and resolve complex water resources issues through a collaborative/partnership approach. ...
    • Resource Sensitivity Effects on Navigation and Wildlife and Planning for the A.C.F. River Basin 

      Perritt, Richard; Drennen, Daniel (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The purpose of resource sensitivity is to integrate understanding about the stresses on river basin systems into the comprehensive planning and management process. Understanding how fluctuating natural conditions affect ...
    • Riparian Buffer Systems For Managing Effluents 

      Hubbard, Robert K.; Lowrance, Richard; Davis, J. G.; Newton, G. Larry; Vellidis, George; Smith, M. C.; Dove, R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The concept of utilizing riparian buffer systems to manage agricultural effluents is being investigated in two separate studies at the Coastal Plain Experiment Station, Tifton, Georgia. In one study determination is ...