Mon., November 19, 2012 12:30pm
A little-noticed Senate bill passed this year allows firms seeking permits from the Environmental Protection Division to pay a premium so they get...
Tue., October 16, 2012 3:40pm
State environmental officials are taking back a pollution discharge permit they gave the King America textile plant in Screven County. Thousands of...
Mon., October 15, 2012 3:16pm
Residents along Southeast Georgia's Ogeechee River are finding a powdery, white residue that's making them concerned about pollution again...
Mon., October 1, 2012 4:04am
Starting Monday, the state no longer prohibits burning yard waste and debris in much of north Georgia. The annual ban is designed to improve air...
Wed., July 18, 2012 3:05pm
Millions of dollars are vanishing through Georgia's aging and poorly-maintained water infrastructure. Preliminary data from water audits of the...
Fri., July 6, 2012 11:00am
Georgia's top environmental regulator wants to know the "bare minimum" budget needs of the state's 11 regional water councils....
Tue., June 12, 2012 11:51pm
Dozens of angry residents spoke against a new pollution permit for an East Georgia textile mill last night. About 200 people came to an emotional...
Fri., June 8, 2012 9:00am
State regulators are proposing new rules for some types of landfills to try to limit their numbers. The rules would apply to unknown numbers of...
Fri., May 25, 2012 1:54pm
12 more dead fish have turned up in the Ogeechee River in east Georgia.
Tue., April 17, 2012 5:23am
A Screven County textile mill has agreed to pay for third-party water-quality monitoring of the Ogeechee River in southeast Georgia after a record-...