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    • Georgia Riparianism and Irrigation 

      Bowen, Brandon L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      This paper will discuss the current state of riparian rights in Georgia, particularly in the irrigation context. There will be a discussion of the history of the riparian doctrine, including its origins and application ...
    • The Georgia Rivers Land-Margin Ecosystem Research Program 

      Wiegert, Richard G. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1997-03)
      The Land Margin Ecosystem Research (LMER) Program in the United States is supported by the U.S. National Science Foundation through two of its subsidiary units, Long Term Studies and Biological Oceanography. The LMER program ...
    • Georgia Stormwater Management Manual 

      Haubner, Steven M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2001-03)
      The Georgia Stormwater Management Manual is a comprehensive document designed to provide guidance on the management of urban stormwater runoff quantity and quality for the entire state of Georgia. Published in three ...
    • Georgia Streamflows Associated with the El Niño-Southern Oscillation 

      Dobur, Jeffrey (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, The University of Georgia, 2011-04)
      The El Niño/Southern Oscillation (ENSO) is a primary mode of global climate variation on an interannual time scale. The influence of the El Niño/Southern Oscillation on precipitation and streamflow can be found in many ...
    • A Georgia Watershed Atlas Directory 

      Ivey, Olin M.; Usery, E. Lynn; Boone, W. Wayne (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      In an effort to provide citizens in the Georgia region with information about watershed management and water quality, the Georgia Environmental Organization (GEO), the University of Georgia, and Southern Geographic Information ...
    • The Georgia Wetlands Trust Fund: An In-lieu Fee Program for Wetlands Mitigation 

      Neuhauser, Hans N.; Rowden, Rebecca (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      The Georgia Wetlands Trust Fund (GWTF) provides an alternative strategy for meeting wetlands mitigation requirements under Section 404 of the Clean Water Act. Upon approval by the U.S. Anny Corps of Engineers, permittees ...
    • Georgia's Adopt-A-Stream Program 

      Hawks, Laurie J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The number of citizen monitoring programs, both nationally and in Georgia, has grown exponentially in recent years. This paper examines why citizen monitoring programs have become increasingly popular, who is involved, what ...
    • Georgia's future water use policy: regulated riparianism or radical revisionism? 

      Rosenzweig, Harvey A. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      During the last few years, increasing attention has been focused on water use in Georgia and its management by the Georgia DNR and EPD. In 2001, the General Assembly appointed a Joint Comprehensive Water Plan Study ...
    • Georgia's Hazardous Site Response Program 

      Woodall, Steve L. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)
      In its 1992 session, the Georgia General Assembly passed House Bill 1394, which enacted the Hazardous Site Response Act, O.C.G.A. § 12-8-90 et seq., providing for a significant new program to enhance the protection of ...
    • Georgia's Protected Fishes: The Need for Basin-Wide Management 

      Freeman, Byron J. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)
      The occurrence of multiple state and federal protected species in the same watersheds in Georgia, points out a need for a basin wide approach to managing water quality and water use. Many of these species are endemic to ...
    • Georgia's Revised Best Management Practices for Forestry 

      Green, Frank (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      Scientific studies have shown that when properly applied, Best Management Practices provide adequate water quality protection. The Georgia Forestry Best Management Practices have been revised based on new science and best ...
    • Georgia's River Basin Management Act 

      Howard, Pierre (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1993-04)
    • Georgia's River Care 2000 Program 

      Young, Harvey G.; Winn, W. M., III; Kerr, G. Robert; Cowie, Gail M.; Quin, Hillarie M. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1997-03)
      Georgia's 70,000 miles of rivers and streams face many challenges from the changes in land use which the state's rapid growth is bringing. In response, Governor Zell Miller in 1995 established the River Care 2000 Program, ...
    • Georgia's silvicultural Best Management Practices 2002 compliance survey report 

      Green, Frank (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 2003-04)
      Scientific studies have shown that when properly applied, silvicultural Best Management Practices (BMPs) provide adequate water quality protection. In order to determine the proper installation and effectiveness of ...
    • Georgia's Source Water Assessment and Protection Program for Public Drinking Water Sources 

      Stitt-Allen, Barbara (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      The Implementation Plan for Georgia's Source Water Assessment and Protection Program was submitted to The US Envirorimental Protection Agency (USEPA) on January 29, 1999 by the Georgia Environmental Protection Division ...
    • Georgia's Underground Injection Control Program Protects Ground Water from Improper Waste Disposal 

      Fuller, Wayne R. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Natural Resources, 1991)
      To maintain ground water quality, the Georgia Geologic Survey Branch of the Environmental Protection Division (EPD), Georgia Department of Natural Resources, implements the Georgia Rules for Underground Injection Control. ...
    • Georgia's Water Allocation Proposal: The Motivation for Adopting the Inevitable Drought Ideology 

      Armentrout, Ethan (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, 1999-03)
      The Apalachicola-Chattahoochee-Flint (ACF) river basin is a complex natural water system which simultaneously supports many different purposes. These purposes have overlapped in recent years to contribute to an interstate ...
    • Georgia's water conservation efforts: Cooperative Extension's banner effort 

      Risse, L. Mark; Bowie, Marie; Davis, Deron; Navarro, Maria (Georgia Institute of TechnologyWarnell School of Forestry and Natural Resources, The University of Georgia, 2009-04)
      Georgia has been gripped by drought for much of 2007 and 2008. UGA Cooperative Extension selected water conservation as a statewide priority in 2007 and developed educational materials for programming through county ...
    • Georgia's Watershed Protection Approach: River Basin Management Planning 

      Winn, W. M., III; Earl, Timothy; Lamarre, Paul D. (Georgia Institute of TechnologyCarl Vinson Institute of Government, 1995-04)
      The Georgia Environmental Protection Division (GAEPD) of the Department of Natural Resources has adopted a watershed protection approach to water resources management. This approach, referred to as river basin management ...
    • Georgia’s map modernization scoping effort 

      Johnson, Nolton G.; DePue, Michael (Georgia Institute of TechnologyInstitute of Ecology, The University of Georgia, 2005-04)
      This paper discusses the Georgia Flood Map Modernization Program and the associated study scoping effort. Georgia is partnering with the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to create, update, and republish the Digital ...