Fri., February 24, 2012 8:30am
Oysters are important to the overall health of our near-shore ecosystems. They stabilize shorelines and filter water. But there’s another player in this coastal habitat that also has a big impact: crabs.
Fri., January 27, 2012 7:35am
Geologists have counted 43 different colors of soils and sediments in Georgia’s Providence Canyon, which is known as the state’s “Little Grand Canyon.” Geologists blame poor farming practices 150 years ago for creating the formation, but environmental historian Paul Sutter said it’s a more complicated combination of human impact and the natural environment.
Thu., January 5, 2012 4:17pm
A new pass is now mandatory for outdoor enthusiasts at 32 sites statewide. It’s called the Georgia Outdoor Recreation Pass (GORP). Visitors are now required to purchase the GORP for $3.50 for three days or $19 for the year.