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An upstream perspective on water management and conservation

Editor’s note: This post is guest-authored by Herb Burnham, Lake Hartwell Association Executive Director. In this post, he provides a perspective on the importance of adaptive water management and communal efforts in water conservation.  In just the first few days … Continue reading

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Weekly Declaration & Projection 07/17/2013

Every Wednesday water managers with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District issue a new water declaration and 10-week projection for the Savannah River dams and reservoirs. The new declaration issued July 17 calls for outflows at the Hartwell … Continue reading

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Corps issues revised water declaration July 15; outflows increase at all 3 dams

By Tracy Robillard, Public Affairs Specialist Water managers with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District issued a revised declaration calling for increased outflows from all three Savannah River dams on July 15, 2013. The revised declaration increases outflows … Continue reading

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Revised declaration lowers Thurmond outflows to 33,200 cfs

By Tracy Robillard, Public Affairs Specialist Due to recent increased rainfall throughout the Savannah River Basin and upcoming weather forecasts, water managers with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District issued a revised declaration on July 11. The good … Continue reading

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Weekly Declaration and 10-week Projection – 07/03/2013

Every Wednesday, water managers with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District release a water declaration and 10-week projection based on inflows to the basin, weather forecasts, hydropower demand, and other factors. Here’s the latest declaration and projection, released July … Continue reading

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Corps issues revised declaration July 1

By Tracy Robillard, Public Affairs Specialist Due to higher than expected inflows to the basin and rainfall forecasts, water managers with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District issued a revised water declaration on Monday, July 1. The new … Continue reading

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