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  • 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...