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Dr. Hawkins attends Global Water Security Conference for Agriculture and Natural Resources

On October 3-6, 2018, Dr. Gary Hawkins attended the  Global Water Security Conference for Agriculture and Natural Resources in Hyderabad, Telangana, India which was sponsored by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers (ASABE) along with the Indian Society of Engineers (ISAE).  The conference was used as a platform to discuss water…
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NOTICE: Upper Oconee Regional Water Planning Meeting Announcement

The Upper Oconee Regional Water Planning Council will conduct its next meeting on Wednesday, October 24, 2018 Registration: 9:00 A.M. – 9:30 A.M Meeting: 9:30 A.M. – 1:30 P.M The meeting will be held at: The Club at Lake Sinclair 3700 Sinclair Dam Road NE Milledgeville, GA 31061 For more…
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NOTICE: Middle Ocmulgee Regional Water Planning Council Meeting Announcement

The Middle Ocmulgee Regional Water Planning Council will hold its next meeting on        Friday, November 2, 2018   Registration: 9:30 A.M. – 10:00 A.M.     Meeting: 10:00 A.M. – 2:00 P.M.   The meeting will be conducted at the:       Middle Georgia Regional Commission,  175…
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Altamaha/Suwanee-Satilla Joint Water Council

The Altamaha and Suwanee-Satilla Water Councils will hold a joint meeting on September 20, 2018 in Fitzgerald, Georgia at the Ben Hill Ag Pavilion located at 162 Paulk Park Road, Fitzgerald, GA 31750.  For more information on the meeting please see the Georgia Water Planning website under events.  Or the announcement for this…
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USGS report indicates water use across the US declines to levels not seen since 1970

The US Geological Service states in a recent report that water use across the US is down to levels not seen since 1970.  The largest decline seems to be from  Thermoelectric plants using more efficient methods to produce power and therefore lower water usage.  Read the News release from USGS here.
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World Environment Day 2018

Did you know that June 5th is World Environment Day? “While it isn’t a public holiday, it is an environmental awareness day, run by the United Nations. It is sometimes also unofficially called Eco Day or Environment Day. The aim of the Day is to raise awareness of the environment…
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