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Oct. 17: Member Celebration, camp and paddle cleanup, challenge grant
Oct. 14:
Last chances to vote for CRK in "50 States for Good"
Oct. 10:
Water Conservation 101, Patron Dinner summary, Adopt-A-Stream
Oct. 7:
5 reasons why your vote matters in "50 States for Good" contest
Oct. 3:
Glade Reservoir, Fall Festival, Patron Dinner
Sept. 30:
Vote today to help us protect urban streams!
Sept. 23:
Did you vote today in the "50 States for Good" contest?
Sept. 16:
Support CRK in the Tom's of Maine "50 States for Good" contest!
Sept. 11:
Rain barrels, mountain hike, SweetWater/End of Summer BBQ
Sept. 5:
Tanyard Creek spills, End of Summer BBQ, Mountainfilm on Tour ATL, Media Roundup
Aug. 29:
Middle Chatt Edition: New Outreach Coordinator, cleanups, rain barrels
Aug. 23:
Rain barrel workshops, Mountainfilm on Tour ATL, fall Outings Program
Aug. 21:
End of Summer BBQ
Aug. 14:
Transparent negotiations key to solving Tri-State conflict
Aug. 6:
Dirty Dozen list nominations, comment on Tri-State, "sunset paddle," MTI Baths
July 31:
Lake Lanier tour, stopping pollution in Forsyth Co., End of Summer BBQ
July 23:
Swimmable Water Weekend, CRK internships, RiverCHAT Summer 2013
July 17:
Lake standards, Watershed Outings (Lake Lanier), Mountainfilm on Tour ATL
July 9:
CRK stops sewage spill, River Discovery Series, BBQ Wednesdays
June 20:
Back to the Chatt recap, Outings Program, Save Our Water
June 5:
Back to the Chattahoochee race registration
May 29:
Clean Water Festival, NWW Database, Swim Guide
May 1:
Upper Chatt Big Sweep, Shoal Lily Viewing, water sampling on Lanier, "No Time to Waste"
April 18:
Back to the Chatt registration, LaGrange workshop, Sweep the Hooch summary, "Hidden Gems"
April 16:
This Earth Month, help us preserve our liquid lifeline
April 10:
Headwaters trip, SweetWater 420 Fest, Back to the Chatt, more
March 21:
Legislative Alert, West Point Lake Region, Fix-A-Leak Week, more
March 6:
Legislative alert/SB 213, Outings Program, CRK Store, more
Feb. 20:
Sweep the Hooch registration, Capitol Conservation Day, Wild & Scenic
Feb. 6:
Capitol Conservation Day, green infrastructure in Atlanta, Kia in LaGrange
Jan. 23:
General Assembly, bluegrass jam, Wild & Scenic
Jan. 9:
Rain Barrel Workshop in Piedmont Park, Wild & Scenic FF, Instagram T-shirt Contest


Dec. 26: End-of-year giving, Instagram T-shirt contest, presentation in LaGrange
Dec. 19:
A message from Sally Bethea
Dec. 12:
Water Watch Forum summary, end-of-yearand planned giving, Instagram T-shirt contest
Dec. 3:
Georgia Gives Day
Nov. 28:
Neighborhood Water Watch Forum, holiday giving, Media Roundup
Nov. 14:
GWC's Dirty Dozen, proclamation from Atlanta City Council, Member Celebration
Nov. 7:
Member Celebration
Oct. 31:
Member Celebration, KIA partnership in LaGrange, Charles Fishman summary
Oct. 16:
Rain Barrel Workshops, Charles Fishman
Oct. 4:
Filling the Water Gap, Charles Fishman in Atlanta
Sept. 26:
Riverview Landing Fall Festival, Rain Barrel Workshops, Wild & Scenic in LaGrange, more
Sept. 12:
Riverview Landing Fall Festival, Patron Dinner, national water trail
Aug. 22:
Patron Dinner tickets, Grove Park stream, Media Roundup
July 25:
End of Summer BBQ, pervious paving, Swimmable Action Day, more
July 11:
American Rivers on reservoirs, new water conservation measures, more
June 27:
Corps operation of Lake Lanier, Urban Waters Grant, Adopt-a-Stream, more
June 13:
Forsyth County ruling, Back to the Chatt recap, West Point Lake, Save the Hooch, River Discovery Series
June 6:
Last call for Back to the Chatt
May 30:
Save the Hooch, Back to the Chatt, new member T-shirt, more
May 16:
Most Endangered Rivers list, River Revival summary, Back to the Chatt, more
May 2:
Last call for River Revival
April 25:
Sweep the Hooch summary, River Revival, Glades Reservoir, more
April 11:
Sweep the Hooch, General Assembly summary, more
March 26:
SB 427, HB 811, more
March 14:
LUV Grants contest, SB 811, more
Feb. 29:
River Revival, Capitol Conservation Day, Bethea named "Hero of the New South, more
Feb. 15:
SB 269, GWC's Conservation Day, Neighborhood Water Watch, more
Jan. 31:
Georgia's DNR Board changes, Wild & Scenic, Sweep the Hooch, more
Jan. 18:
Adopt-A-Stream, rain harvesting, more
Jan. 4:
Georgia General Assembly, year-end support, more


Dec. 28:
T-Shirt Design Contest, Tri-State Coalition conference, more
Dec. 15: Letter from Sally Bethea
Dec. 13:
Georgia DNR Board woes, Member Celebration recap, more
Nov. 30:
Charlie Brown Airport, Chattahoochee River flow, Member Celebration, more
Nov. 16:
GWC's Dirty Dozen, Member Celebration, Charles Fishman, more
Nov. 2:
Brew Your Cask Off, autumn events, 2011 paddle season, more
Oct; 19:
Forsyth County ruling, Georgia Water Coalition, Clean Water act, more
Oct. 5:
Trash cleanups (West Point Lake and Lake Lanier), pervious paving, paddle trip, more

Sept. 21: Patron Appreciation Dinner, Forsyth County ruling update, Rain Barrel Workshops, more

Sept. 7: Drought conditions worsen, LaGrange office opens, Patron Appreciation Dinner, WRFG

Aug. 24: Save the Hooch proceeds, Patron Appreciation Dinner, electro-shocking brown trout, REI workshop

Aug. 10: End of Summer BBQ, Remembering Ray Anderson, Floating Classroom grant, TU Adopt-A-Stream

July 28: Dirty Water Bill, Peachtree Creek cleanup, lower lake levels, End of Summer BBQ, newsletter

July 12: Sally Bethea op-ed on the Dirty Water Bill (special edition)

June 29: Magnuson ruling overturned, Dirty Water Bill, River Discovery Series, Waterkeeper Alliance convention

June 6: Registration call for 9th Annual Back to the Chattahoochee River Race & Festival (special edition)

June 1: EPA mercury hearing, Back to the Chatt, River Revival, more

May 11: River Revival, Sally Bethea in "Saporta Report," CRK Hotline, EPA mercury hearing

April 27: Inaugural Sweep the Hooch, posting water quality data, EarthShare GA honors CRK

April 13: GA DOT Dirt Bill defeated, Harry Shearer's "The Big Uneasy," Sweep the Hooch, CRK staff change

March 28: Developer Reservoir Bill, "Filling the Water Gap" report, spring paddle trips

March 2: Wild & Scenic Film Festival, Legislature action alert, Fix-A-Leek Week

February 17: Georgia Planning Act, paddle trips, CRK Hotline call, more

February 2: Weekend for Rivers, Save the date for Sweep the Hooch, CRK Hotline call, Wild & Scenic

January 19: Georgia Legislative session begins, Proctor Creek Cleanup, Upper Coosa Riverkeeper kudos

January 6: IBTs, Whitewater Creek Park cleanup, Georgia Water Coalition, Fowler/Shakerag ruling

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