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    • Implementation of natural channel design on two Georgia power stream restoration projects 

      Jones, Steve; Candler, Jim (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      A natural channel design approach was implemented to restore Sawmill Creek in Rabun County, Georgia, and an unnamed tributary of the Etowah River in Dawson County. Both properties are owned by Georgia Power Company. After ...
    • Implementation of the Metropolitan North Georgia water planning district’s water conservation measures 

      Daniel, Cindy (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Implementation of the Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District Water Supply and Water Conservation Management Plan water conservation measures involves integrated levels of conservation from State legislative ...
    • Implementation of watershed management requirements and model ordinances 

      Haubner, Steven M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      The Metropolitan North Georgia Water Planning District adopted its Watershed Management Plan in late 2003 which includes a number of programmatic, policy, land-use and capital improvements requirements and recommendations ...
    • Implementing a cost effective inflow and infiltration program and the benefits on watershed management 

      Bocarro, Robert A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      This paper considers an approach to inflow and infiltration (I/I) correction, as currently adopted by Gwinnett County. Through a project implemented in the Jack’s Creek area of Gwinnett County, the paper examines the costs ...
    • Implementing storm water development regulations – experiences in Gwinnett County, Georgia 

      Chastant, David (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Gwinnett County, Georgia received a National Pollutant Discharge System (NPDES) Phase I Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) storm water discharge permit in 1994. Over the last 10 years, Gwinnett has learned several ...
    • Implementing water quality improvement strategies in the Coosawattee River/Carter’s Lake Watershed 

      Kreis, Karl (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
    • Improving stream solute load estimation by the composite method: a comparative analysis using data from the Panola Mountain Research Watershed 

      Aulenbach, Brent T.; Hooper, Richard P. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      The setting and attainment of total maximum daily load (TMDL) has become an important criterion for protecting the water quality of surface waters. Accurately estimating streamwater solute loads during short-time ...
    • Industry taking action – case study of a water use efficiency program in Coca-Cola plants 

      Padhiar, Pranav; Anderson, Patricia (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      “Counting every drop, making every drop count.” The Coca-Cola Company and its largest bottler, Coca-Cola Enterprises, have recently embarked on an effort to measure water usage, identify opportunities to reduce water ...
    • Initiative for watershed excellence 

      Cox, William L.; Nuhfer, Mark (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
    • Innovative floodplain management 

      Briglio, Dave (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      On-going development and new floodplain protection regulations require communities to take a more active role in managing floodplain activities. More accurate floodplain maps provide better guidance to the development ...
    • Instream flow guidelines and protection of Georgia’s aquatic habitats 

      Davis, Mary M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      The Georgia Department of Natural Resources protects environmental and economic conditions of river flows with instream flow requirements for surface water withdrawal permits. Instream flow guidelines are to be finalized ...
    • Integrated water resources management in North Georgia implications of wastewater management policy 

      Sample, David J.; Bocarro, Robert A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Water management in the southeast, and particularly in Georgia, has become increasingly more complex due to rapid population growth, dwindling water supplies, water quality and instream flow concerns, and allocation ...
    • Interbasin transfer in Georgia and basin of origin protection 

      Draper, Stephen E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      For effective statewide water management in Georgia, an effective, efficient and equitable interbasin water transfer law is essential. The law must provide clarity as to when, where, and for what purpose an interbasin water ...
    • Interpretation of anthropogenic enrichment of metal concentrations in sediments from a Savannah Harbor boat slip 

      Graham, Patrick N.; Semmes, Robert H. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Metal contamination of estuarine sediments, especially in industrialized and highly developed areas such as the Savannah Harbor, have been a persistent and increasing problem in Georgia and elsewhere. Previous studies ...
    • Irrigation management strategies in Georgia 

      Yu, Yingzhuo; Mullen, Jeffrey D.; Hoogenboom, Gerrit (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Water use distribution across space, time, and crops is important to irrigation management strategies. A survey of Georgia irrigators was administered to collects information about crop choices and irrigated acreages ...
    • Joint systems and their potential influence on groundwater in the Lithonia–Conyers area, Georgia 

      Tucker, Donna D.; Williams, Lester J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Joint systems developed in the massive Lithonia Gneiss in the Lithonia–Conyers area in eastern Metropolitan Atlanta, Georgia (Fig. 1) may locally influence the flow and movement of groundwater in the underlying crystalline ...
    • Lake Lanier water quality 

      Perry, Val (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Lake Lanier is a multi-purpose lake in Northeast Georgia which provides for flood protection, power generation, water supply, navigation, recreation, and fish and wildlife management. Additionally, it supports a $5.5 billion ...
    • Land use effects on suspended sediment yield in six small Georgia watersheds 

      Bradshaw, J. Kenneth; Radcliffe, David E.; Lichtenstein, Karin; Bakker, Mark; Jackson, Rhett; Markewitz, Daniel; Risse, L. Mark (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      In Georgia, over 600 stream segments are scheduled for TMDL development due designated use. Seventy-seven stream segments are listed for excessive sediment. The state does not have quantitative standards for the regulation ...
    • Legal issues surrounding stream flow in Georgia 

      Howett, Ciannat M.; Rogers, Gilbert B. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Georgia has been operating under an interim instream flow protection policy since May 2001. This paper explores other federal and state statutes and regulations that implicate stream flow along with selected court cases. ...
    • Local utility and industries partner to achieve phosphorus reduction 

      Allen, John C. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      The cooperative efforts of the Pollution Prevention Assistance Division (P2AD), Dalton Utilities and Dalton businesses resulted in a 50% reduction in wastewater phosphorus levels, the avoidance of an estimated $30 million ...