Here is every spill reported by all the large wastewater permits
in the state of Georgia since the beginning of 2015 through this Tuesday,
September 18, 2018.
It includes spills in the Suwannee River Basin you probably didn’t know about.
If people downstream want to do something about wastewater coming from Georgia,
this data suggests two things:
insist Georgia publish spill reports online the same day like
Florida and Alabama already do.
And help fund WWALS water quality testing
so we can find out what’s going on and when.
Just spills with a Valdosta address from 2015 on.
WWALS Science Committee Chair Tom Potter extracted and sorted
every spill with an address in Valdosta since the beginning of 2015:
web version of this data.
I’ve been asking the City of Valdosta for a list of their spills and locations since at least 2015,
and I’ve been
collecting reports ad hoc since before then.
Finally, we have this list, but not from Valdosta.
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