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Corps alerts lakeside property owners of impacts, consequences of cutting trees on public lands

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hartwell Lake Office is investigating and pursuing restitution for seven cases of major destruction to public lands surrounding Hartwell Lake. The destruction cases represent an unprecedented increase in property owners illegally removing trees and … Continue reading

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How to maintain the long-term depth of your cove

By Zach Harkness Shoreline Management Ranger, Hartwell Lake We often receive questions from shoreline permit holders inquiring if they can protect their coves from silting-in when lake levels are down. During prolonged periods of drought, silting can reduce the long-term … Continue reading

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Do’s and Don’ts for Erosion Control

By Susan Boyd Shoreline Management Ranger, J. Strom Thurmond Lake Did you know that silting can reduce the long-term depth of your cove? Silting is a natural process caused by soil erosion. Our shoreline management team is here to help … Continue reading

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