WWALS Watershed Coalition advocates for conservation and stewardship of the Withlacoochee, Willacoochee, Alapaha, Little, and Suwannee River watersheds in south Georgia and north Florida through education, awareness, environmental monitoring, and citizen activities.
When you pay a state fee, be it for a license plate or for use of a landfill,
chances are much of it is being diverted to some unrelated purpose.
The Lanier County Commission today passed a resolution urging the Georgia
legislature to dedicate state fees to their statutorily-designated programs.
Commissioners Paul Brockington (District 1),
Susan Bowling (District 3),
Harold Simpson (District 2),
Dennis Fender (District 4),
and Alex Lee (Chairman).
Neil Ginty (County Administrator) in pink shirt.
The Commissioners’ only question after I briefly spoke
was to the County Administrator as to whether the county attorney
had reviewed this resolution: she had.
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Here in central south Georgia our pocosin swamps and blackwater river
flood plains are important for fishing, hunting, wildlife and
ecological preservation as well as recreation and flood control.
In our watersheds we have serious problems of flooding at least
partly due to Continue reading →