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Protect Clean Water in GeorgiaYou can learn more about the issues affecting clean water and property rights below and taking action at www.protectgeorgia.org.

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Updates: The Georgia Water Coalition Blog

The latest updates on our issues, events and successes.

 

Coal Ash

Coal ash is a toxic waste left over from burning coal.  Millions of tons of this waste threaten communities around the state.  Learn more.

Trust Fund Honesty

The State of Georgia collects “fees” when you dispose of trash at your local landfill and buy new tires. The money is supposed to go to clean up hazardous sites and tire dumps. But these “Trust Funds” are frequently raided by elected officials for other purposes. Learn More.

 

Upcoming Events

Dec
20
Wed
2017
10:00 am Follow the Money
Follow the Money
Dec 20 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
FollowTheMoney.org: As we try to influence decisions made at the state and local levels, it can be helpful to understand who has influence over those casting votes that affect the quality and quantity of our water[...]
Jan
13
Sat
2018
all-day Choosing to Lead Conference
Choosing to Lead Conference
Jan 13 – Jan 14 all-day
Choosing to Lead: A leadership conference to inspire action for the coast we love. Join One Hundred Miles for their 2nd annual Coastal Conservation in Action: Choosing to Lead conference on January 13-14, 2018. Held on Jekyll Island,[...]
Mar
1
Thu
2018
all-day Capitol Conservation Day
Capitol Conservation Day
Mar 1 all-day
Mark your calendar to attend Capitol Conservation Day. Stay tuned for details!
Mar
8
Thu
2018
6:30 pm Clean 13 Celebration @ Mason Arts Center
Clean 13 Celebration @ Mason Arts Center
Mar 8 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Clean 13 Celebration @ Mason Arts Center
Visit https://www.gawater.org/clean-13 for information on the event, tickets and Clean 13 report.