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Valdosta meeting, Suwannee-Satilla Regional Planning Council 2022-06-09

Old meeting in new building, 9:45 AM – 2:15 PM, Thursday, June 9, 2022, Edward and Rhonda Mark Health Sciences Building, Wiregrass Tech, Valdosta, GA.

Unlike Florida’s Water Management Districts, Georgia’s Regional Water Planning Councils have no staff, almost no funding, and no ability to tax nor issue permits. They plan, projecting water use, water levels, groundwater, wastewater, population growth or decrease, etc. County Comprehensive Plans typically then include those plans by reference.

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The Suwannee-Satilla Regional Water Planning Council plans for Continue reading

Winners, student logo contest, Withlacoochee and Little River Water Trail, by WWALS


Valdosta, February 28, 2016 — Two VSU students took First and Second Prizes Saturday for logos for the Withlacoochee and Little River Water Trail (WLRWT), First prize: circle with trees, by Eboni Patterson at a Workshop at VSU, with an art exhibit and silent auction, and talks on history, archaeology, hydrogeology, and safety, organized by WWALS Watershed Coalition, the Waterkeeper® Affiliate for the Withlacoochee, Little, Alapaha, and upper Suwannee Rivers. “These logo winners reflect the beauty and unusual nature of our blackwater rivers,” said logo contest organizer Julie Bowland, a VSU Art Professor. She aded, “I’ve already heard talk that we may use both of these logos, one for color, and one for black and white.”

Logo Contest Winners

Logo winners with Julie Bowland (Gretchen Quarterman, Tom Potter, foreground) Eboni Patterson (center) won First Prize for the circle logo. Ann Reid (left) won Second Prize for the river trace logo. Both were congratulated by contest organizer Julie Bowland, who handed them checks from WWALS. The prizes were contributed by Continue reading