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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

Apr
27
Thu
2017
6:00 pm Spring GWC Partner Meeting @ Little Ocmulgee State Park
Spring GWC Partner Meeting @ Little Ocmulgee State Park
Apr 27 @ 6:00 pm – Apr 28 @ 4:00 pm
Spring GWC Partner Meeting @ Little Ocmulgee State Park
The GWC will hold its 2017 spring partner meeting in conjunction with the Georgia River Network’s Weekend for Rivers  Event. There will be multiple training opportunities for our partners during this multi-day event. Come enjoy two days[...]
May
3
Wed
2017
9:00 am Partner Opportunity – Drought Ma... @ Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP) headquarters, Marietta, GA
Partner Opportunity – Drought Ma... @ Georgia Association of Water Professionals (GAWP) headquarters, Marietta, GA
May 3 @ 9:00 am – 3:30 pm
Georgia Water Wise Council, the May 3rd Drought Management & Conservation Partnerships conference will bring together water utilities, large water users, the green industry and non-profit environmental conservation groups to learn and share on best[...]

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