Wed., May 16, 2012 8:52pm
Drought continues to grip Georgia. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has already begun to conserve water in four federal reservoirs.
Wed., May 2, 2012 1:04pm
Drought conditions that continue to plague Alabama and Georgia have prompted federal authorities to begin drought operations.
Wed., April 25, 2012 3:50pm
Dry conditions will likely persist through the summer. Neutral weather pattern will bring greater variability but llittle rain. Tropical moisture is...
Fri., April 20, 2012 2:30pm
Forecasters predict little rain in the next few months to alleviate dry conditions, and Georgia’s lakes are showing the strain of the ongoing drought...
Mon., April 16, 2012 12:00am
Fish hatcheries across the state are being squeezed by the continuing drought. Energy and feed costs are up, while demand is down.
Thu., April 12, 2012 3:15pm
Dry conditions mean wildfire danger is high in many places. Ongoing drought is to blame. State officials urge caution.
Fri., November 18, 2011 9:15am
State officials have asked the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers to reduce the amount of water it releases from Lake Lanier, which provides much of the...
Wed., November 2, 2011 11:48am
Authorities say Lake Lanier continues to drop at a rate of about a foot per week as the Army Corps of Engineers steps up water releases to keep...
Mon., October 24, 2011 2:14pm
Lake Lanier’s water level stands only nine feet above its historic low of a few years ago. As a new drought tightens its grip on the state, some...
Tue., September 6, 2011 1:56pm
Tropical storm Lee drenched a small part of the northwest corner of the state causing dozens to evacuate their homes. But the scant rain in the rest...