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4:49 am on Thursday September 22, 2011

Ogeechee River´╗┐ mystery back after swimmers get blisters (Update: Blame, repairs)

Flickr user Marion Doss Update September 22: The Georgia Environmental Protection Department is casting the blame for the incidents on King America Finishing´╗┐ and the company has agreed to spend $1 million to repair the river. I'll point you to...
10:46 am on Tuesday June 7, 2011

From just south of here: Thousands of dead fish near Savannah (update: Columnaris, 30,000 dead)

Flickr user Marion Doss Update June 28: While the cause of the die off is largely know (see prior update), officials are still perplexed about what the trigger was and the magnitude of the incident. In a span of some 70 miles an estimated 30,000...
4:04 pm on Saturday January 8, 2011

Thousands of dead fish wash up on Folly Beach (update: cleaning up)

Image by Elizabeth Miller, SCDNRUpdate January 8 p.m.: Charleston Waterkeeper has shared some nice photos and video from the scene. Check them out here. Update January 8, more details, cleanup: The consensus seems to be that cold water temperatures...