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    • Geophysical Methods to Map Brackish and Saline Water in Aquifers 

      Jansen, John R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, The University of Georgia, 2011-04)
      Many coastal aquifers around the world are experiencing some level of salinity encroachment. Increased development and the associated increases in groundwater withdrawals are expected to exacerbate the problem. Mapping ...
    • Georges over Puerto Rico 

      Garza, Reggina; Atwell, Jonathan (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      Hurricane Georges, the second most deadly tropical storm of this past hurricane season, posed a unique forecasting problem to the Southeast River Forecast Center (SERFC). Though the SERFC has produced river forecasts for ...
    • Georgia adopt-a-stream and Georgia project wet: tools for an urban watershed 

      Harbert, Harold L.; Morris-Zarneke, Kimberly; Martin Giroux, Mary (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Urban watersheds pose unique challenges for environmental protection and preservation. Citizen-based groups and educators in metropolitan areas can help alleviate some urban impacts on the health of these watershed systems. ...
    • Georgia adopt-a-stream: field demonstrations 

      Harbert, Harold L.; Morris-Zarneke, Kimberly (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Georgia is blessed with a diversity of natural resources. From the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in the north, to the black water creeks in the south, to the estuarine habitats on the coast, Georgia’s aquatic ...
    • Georgia Agricultural Water Quality Watershed Assessment 

      Bramblett, Jimmy R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      Increasing concerns over water quality in the past five years have focused more attention on agriculture, and it's potential for non-point source [NPS] pollution. A small number of agricultural operations not adhering ...
    • The Georgia Automated Environmental Monitoring Network 

      Hoogenboom, Gerrit (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)
      In 1991 the College of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences of the University of Georgia established the Georgia Automated Environmental Monitoring Network. The objective of this network is to collect reliable weather ...
    • The Georgia Automated Environmental Monitoring Network: Ten Years of Weather Information for Water Resources Management 

      Hoogenboom, Gerrit; Coker, D. D. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      With the continuing drought that started in 1998, access to accurate rainfall information for remote locations in Georgia remains very important. One of the main goals of the Automated Environmental Monitoring Network ...
    • Georgia automated vehicle identification (AVI) permitting, verification, and enforcement 

      Youngblood, William R.; Muzio, Andrew Robert (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2001-06-18)
    • Georgia Coastal Research Council: A Forum for Scientists and Managers 

      Alber, Merryl; Flory, Janice E. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      The Georgia Coastal Research Council is a newly-formed organization established to provide mechanisms for improved scientific exchange between coastal scientists and decision makers in the State of Georgia and to promote ...
    • Georgia coastal sound science initiative 2005 — what have we learned? 

      Clarke, John S.; Payne, Dorothy F.; Falls, William F. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Groundwater pumpage has resulted in saltwater contamination of the Upper Floridan aquifer at the northern end of Hilton Head Island, South Carolina, at Brunswick, Georgia, and near Jacksonville, Florida. This saltwater ...
    • Georgia code and the model water code: a comparison of rules for surface water withdrawals 

      Wald, Michael (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Georgia’s current water allocation policy is governed by the Georgia Water Quality Control Act (O.C.G.A. §12-5-31) and the rules set down by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Environmental Protection Division. ...
    • Georgia Community Greenspace Program: description and use for water protection 

      Young, Harvey G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      The Georgia Community Greenspace Program, administered by the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, establishes a framework within which developed and rapidly developing counties and their municipalities can preserve ...
    • Georgia Cost-share Program: Needs and Considerations 

      Bramblett, Jimmy R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      Georgia agriculture is a critical component of the state's economy, generating $38.9 billion dollars annually. Of this total individual producers collectively generated $7.9 billion dollars despite being subjected ...
    • A Georgia county agent’s perspective: delivering an effective county program to private wells owners 

      Fielder, J. Keith (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Homeowners purchase property not associated with public water and sewer systems. These individuals are unaware of their responsibilities as private well owners and are unfamiliar with proper well construction and maintenance ...
    • Georgia Department of Transportation Road Life History Database Feasibility 

      Dixon, Karen K.; Ogle, Jennifer Harper (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2004-09)
    • Georgia environmental protection division T.M.D.L. based wasteload allocations 

      Williams, Vincent P. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      Georgia’s Environmental Protection Division (EPD) is charged with developing and implementing Total Maximum Daily Loads (TMDLs) for waters placed on the state’s biennial list of impaired waters (CWA Section 303(d) List). ...
    • The Georgia GAP Analysis Project 

      Kramer, Elizabeth A.; Conroy, Michael J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      GAP analysis provides a quick overview of the distribution and conservation status of several components of biodiversity. It used a Geographical Information System (GIS) to overlay digital maps of vegetation, areas of ...
    • Georgia HydroWatch - A New Concept in Hydrologic Monitoring for Georgia 

      McCallum, Brian E.; Joiner, John K. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      The U.S. Geological Survey (USGS), Atlanta, Ga., is currently in the process of establishing a statewide real-time hydrologic monitoring network called Georgia HydroWatch. In cooperation with numerous Federal, State, and ...
    • Georgia intersection safety improvement program 

      Thomas, Chester (Georgia Institute of Technology, 2008-06-30)
      Intersection crashes accounted for 47 percent of the total number of crashes in the State of Georgia from 2000-2005, and as a location where crashes occur, represent the largest number of crash locations in the state. ...
    • Georgia Lake Standards: An Implementation Update 

      Kamps, David M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)