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1/30/2015
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Traditional German celebration floats through Helen

Gainesville Times

Date: 1/28/2015 10:25:00 PM

This year’s Fasching celebration is expected to be double the size of previous years. Young and old residents alike will float down the Chattahoochee River, wearing brightly colored costumes and beads in the rain, sleet or snow. Later that night

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Nature Center camp signups coming up

Dunwoody Crier

Date: 1/27/2015 6:51:00 AM

For older campers ages 9-12, the Nature Center will be hosting three weeks of camp at the Island Ford facility in the Chattahoochee River National Recreation Area. All of the full day camps at the Nature Center will be bringing in guest experts to further

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Smith considered a ‘Most Influential’ Georgian

Times-Herald

Date: 1/23/2015 3:47:00 AM

She thinks her recognition speaks to the importance of the Chattahoochee River and the issues surrounding its use and its health – something that was an issue in her first election and remains one today. “The longer I’ve served, the more I’ve known

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How to take a filthy creek and make an Emerald Corridor

Creative Loafing Atlanta

Date: 1/22/2015 10:31:00 AM

In northwest Atlanta, from the Chattahoochee River to Maddox Park, runs Proctor Creek, a long-polluted waterway that plenty of people think is worth investing money into. The most ambitious and uncertain proposal is a total restoration of about 11 miles of

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Progressive Insurance Atlanta Boat Show

Date: 1/9/2015

Progressive insurance Atlanta Boat Show Drops Anchor at Georgia World Congress Center 2015 event showcases hundreds of new boats and on-water fun, ideal winter destination for Southeast boaters

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• River: Chattahoochee River
• Surface Area: 940 Acres
• Shoreline: 25 Miles
Goat Rock Lake is a 940-acre reservoir on the Chattahoochee River, which lies directly south of Bartlett's Ferry Dam (Lake Harding) and north of Lake Oliver. The lake is created by the Goat Rock Dam and Generating Plant. The name of the dam and lake date to the construction of the dam in 1912. Reportedly, construction workers saw goats jumping onto rocks in the river.

The reservoir is extremely riverine and little more than a holding lake for hydroelectric generation for Georgia Power. Access to the lake is limited with one marina on the Georgia side and one on the Alabama side. Goat Rock has almost no recreational activity, but it is well-known among locals for fishing.
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