Nobody said anything new about the titanium strip mine proposed near the Okefenokee Swamp, when the Board of the Georgia Department of Natural Resources met at the Stephen C. Foster State Park Eco-Lodge, just outside the Okefenokee Swamp, in Fargo, Georgia.
But you can tell Georgia legislators and candidates in the election
a majority of Georgians say the state should immediately protect the Swamp from mining, according to a recent poll.
DNR Board and Twin Pines dragline
Citizens were not allowed to speak to the Board.
But you can send them a message:
Floridians, you can write to GA-DNR, too, telling them part of the Okefenokee Swamp is in Florida, and anything that affects it will affect the Suwannee River of the Florida State Song.
Former Valdosta City Council member John Eunice, now Assistand Director of the Georgia Environmental Protection Division, basically recited Continue reading