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Head of the Hooch goes with the flow at Ross’s Landing - Nov. 1-2

Times Free Press

Date: 10/29/2014 9:03:00 PM

By that time, the Hooch had twice outgrown its namesake, the Chattahoochee River. The race was organized in 1981 by the Atlanta Rowing Club, with 500 rowers in 100 boats taking part. For 16 years, the regatta was based at Roswell River Park in Roswell

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Fall Offers Great Trout Fishing Opportunities In Georgia

Chattanoogan

Date: 10/29/2014 8:46:00 PM

53). · Smith Creek downstream of Unicoi Lake (Unicoi State Park). · Chattahoochee River in Atlanta (Sope Creek, downstream of Johnson Ferry Road, downstream to the Hwy 41 bridge). · A portion of the Chattooga River (from Ga. Hwy. 28 upstream to the

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New group forming to master plan Chattahoochee River’s future

Saporta Report

Date: 10/28/2014 5:48:00 PM

Atlanta real estate developer Jamestown is preserving 12 acres along the Chattahoochee River as part of its Riverview Landing development in Cobb County – planning to make the river the centerpiece of an 82-acre mixed-use project that it hopes will

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Southern Worthersee 2014 - Helen, GA

Super Street

Date: 10/27/2014 10:58:00 AM

The scenery is simply amazing—all the buildings look like they’re straight out of Austria, the town is alongside the Chattahoochee River and you’re minutes away from scenic mountain views. (Note: Southern Wörthersee is modeled from the Worthersee

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Georgia Water Coalition names Chattahoochee River to ‘Dirty Dozen’ list

9 WTVM

Date: 10/23/2014 12:58:00 PM

COLUMBUS, GA (WTVM) - The Chattahoochee River is joining a list that reflects poorly on its waters. The Georgia Water Coalition named the state's worst rivers in their 2014 Georgia's Dirty Dozen list, highlighting the state's worst and problematic waterways

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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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