Wed., December 4, 2013 4:42pm
Twelve organizations are uniting their efforts to restore longleaf pine forests in Georgia. The forests are seen as critical for wildlife. They...
Sat., October 12, 2013 11:00am
A south Georgia city isn't letting the government shutdown stop its annual celebration of the Okefenokee Swamp.
Fri., July 12, 2013 12:00pm
Weeks of heavy rain that have drenched much of the Southeast have been a blessing at a wildlife refuge that straddles the Georgia-Florida state line...
Wed., May 30, 2012 6:47pm
Tropical depression Beryl’s arrival on Memorial Day weekend apparently didn’t greatly impact tourism, and may have actually helped in the long run.
Wed., May 30, 2012 10:00am
Within the past three days, three rain gauges in the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge had recorded rainfall totals between 3.75 inches and nearly...
Tue., May 1, 2012 3:25pm
US Forest Service officials say, they expect to have three more air tankers to tackle this year's wildfire season. And ten more are on the way...
Tue., March 6, 2012 6:15pm
The Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge had dropped to near record lows because of prolonged drought, but National Weather Service maps showed that...
Wed., August 3, 2011 5:14pm
Georgia fire officials say, less than 100 fire personnel will be working the Okefenokee Swamp's Honey Praire Fire by this weekend. The...
Fri., July 22, 2011 4:22pm
Parts of the Okefenokee National Wildlife Refuge are reopening to visitors this weekend after being closed for nearly six weeks by a vast wildfire...
Mon., July 18, 2011 11:34am
A vast wildfire burning in the Okefenokee Swamp since late April is just shy of 300,000 acres in size after soaking rains in southeast Georgia slowed...