Alapaha River at Hotchkiss Landing, Naylor, Lowndes County, GA, 1 Feb 2013

Scouting for a potential WWALS outing (since scheduled for 16 February 2013, two WWALS board members and three local residents went to look at Hotchkiss Landing on Old State Road at the Alapaha River in Lowndes County. Here are a few pictures; we also have videos, some of which will follow.

Looking west (upstream):

Looking west (upstream) Closeup sandbar and island

Looking east (downstream) and across (to Lanier County):

Looking east (downstream) Far side: Lanier County

Our hosts: Travis Bennett, Brett Huntley, Kristofer Lee Graham (and Gretchen and jsq):

Our hosts: Kristofer Lee Graham, Travis Bennett (and Gretchen) Our hosts: Travis Bennett, Brett Huntley, and Kristofer Lee Graham (jsq on the left)

Please take your trash home.

Closeup: Please take your trash home Household trash Tiny amount of trash in the ditch

Road and river:

Brighter Closer

Back up the road:

Back up the road Road ditch

Wash and Canopy:

Wash Canopy

No public hearing sign:

No public hearing sign

Parking at the Gary Rampley place:

Parking at the Gary Rampley place Wood man at Gary Rampley place

Pictures by Gretchen Quarterman and John S. Quarterman for WWALS Watershed Coalition (WWALS), 1 February 2013.