Paddle Georgia 2016 in the News

February 4, 2016 - Northwest Georgia News, "Paddle Georgia returning to Conasauga, Oostanauala rivers in June" by Doug Walker. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-returning-to-conasauga-oostanaula-rivers-in-june/article_24c7ac92-ca3c-11e5-86ff-bba2db0fc1c1.html

February 8, 2016  – Rome News Tribune, “Paddle Georgia: Registration open for week-long, 103-mile paddle; Rome Residents encouraged to sign up” by Severo Avila. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/lifestyles/rome_life/paddle-georgia-registration-open-for-week-long--mile-paddle/article_3d10c9e8-cc38-11e5-b255-dbb1b15065b4.html

February 29, 2016 – The Citizen, “Teachers offered scholarships for river journey.” http://thecitizen.com/schools/teachers-offered-scholarships-river-journey

March 7, 2016 – Georgia River Network Weblog, “Seeing Something You’ve Never Seen Before on the Conasauga” by Georgia River Network. https://garivernetwork.wordpress.com/2016/03/07/seeing-something-youve-never-seen-before-on-the-conasauga/ .

March 25, 2016, Wherevent, “Paddle Georgia 2016 ~ Oostanaula, Conasauga, & Coosa Rivers.”  http://www.wherevent.com/detail/Georgia-River-Network-Paddle-Georgia-2016-~-Oostanaula-Conasauga-Coosa-Rivers

April 01, 2016 - The Brunswick News, “Georgia River Network to take paddlers down the Satilla River” by Taylor Cooper.  http://www.thebrunswicknews.com/life/georgia-river-network-to-take-paddlers-down-the-satilla-river/article_722e5bdc-b6d0-5de3-b85f-615891827639.html

May 6, 2016 – Coosa River Basin Initiative, “ Paddle Georgia 2016 Tug-O-Wars & River End Celebration.” http://www.coosa.org/events/paddle-georgia-2016-tug-o-wars-river-end-celebration .

May 17, 2016 - Online Athens, “Space still available on 103-mile canoe trip hosted by Georgia River Network” by Special. http://onlineathens.com/mobile/2016-05-17/space-still-available-103-mile-canoe-trip-hosted-georgia-river-network

May 23, 2016 – MyInforms.com , “ BUZZ: BIG SATURDAY BREWING IN DOWNTOWN ROME. PADDLE GEORGIA SAILS INTO CALHOUN JUNE 22. AN OLYMPIC MEMORY. By: Jack Druckenmiller. http://johndruckenmiller.com/blog/2016/05/20/buzz-big-saturday-brewing-in-downtown-rome-paddle-georgia-sails-into-calhoun-june-22-an-olympic-memory/

May 31, 2016 – The Florida Times-Union, “5 years after big fishkill, Ogeechee River has recovered, officials say” by Mary Landers. http://jacksonville.com/news/georgia/2016-05-31/story/5-years-after-big-fishkill-ogeechee-river-has-recovered-officials-say#

May 31, 2016 – Savannah Morning News, “5 years after fish kill, Ogeechee on the mend” by Mary Landers. http://savannahnow.com/bryan-county-now/2016-05-31/5-years-after-fish-kill-ogeechee-mend

June 9, 2016 – The Union-Recorder, “Milledgeville woman to embark on 103-mile kayak.” http://www.unionrecorder.com/news/milledgeville-woman-to-embark-on--mile-kayak/article_419a3494-2e5e-11e6-a50e-9f02f96b5972.html

June 13, 2016 – Hometown Headlines, “Paddle Georgia, 400-plus strong, beings trek from Whitfield to Rome’s Heritage Park on Saturday.” http://johndruckenmiller.com/blog/2016/06/13/paddle-georgia-400-plus-strong-begins-trek-from-whitfield-to-romes-heritage-park-on-saturday/ .

June 15, 2016 – Albany Herald, “ Georgia River Network’s Paddle Georgia 2016 to begin this weekend ” by staff reports. http://www.albanyherald.com/news/local/georgia-river-network-s-paddle-georgia-to-begin-this-weekend/article_31ccb85f-9a68-584b-807e-1b43e2235a59.html .

June 16, 2016 – Chattanooga Times Free Press, “ Looking for a weekend getaway? Here are some ideas to enjoy the great outdoors” by Susan Pierce. http://www.timesfreepress.com/news/life/entertainment/story/2016/jun/16/out-about/371051/ .

June 16, 2016 – Valdosta Daily Times, “More than 400 prepare for canoe/kayak adventure.” http://www.valdostadailytimes.com/news/ga_fl_news/ga-fl-at-a-glance/article_4864873c-33f6-11e6-88a6-17e066835ae0.html

June 17, 2016 – Middle Georgia CEO, “Georgia River Network’s Paddle Georgia 2016 to begin this weekend,” by Staff Report. http://middlegeorgiaceo.com/news/2016/06/georgia-river-networks-paddle-georgia-2016-begin-weekend/

June 18, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Paddle Georgia begins today, ends in Rome on June 24,” by Joe Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-begins-today-ends-in-rome-on-june/article_c3862f4c-350e-11e6-b835-7bc52cd2ca44.html .

June 19, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Georgia Paddlers cover 15 miles on Day 1” by Joe Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/georgia-paddlers-cover-miles-on-day/article_781f9af6-35d2-11e6-a369-6bffd3a414da.html

June 19, 2016 – Hometown Headlines, “This week: government meetings, baseball, and Paddle Georgia with street party in Calhoun, Journey’s End celebration in Rome,” by hometownheadlines. http://johndruckenmiller.com/blog/2016/06/19/this-week-government-meetings-baseball-and-paddle-georgia-with-street-party-in-calhoun-journeys-end-celebration-in-rome/ .

June 20, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Coosa paddlers find decades-old mussels on Day 2,” by Joe Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/coosa-paddlers-find-decades-old-mussels-on-day/article_efad26e0-3692-11e6-b90e-4bae22686e1f.html

June 20, 2016 – WRGA, “Paddle Georgia continues this week,” by Staff Reports. http://wrganews.com/common/page.php?feed=1&id=78981&is_corp=1 .

June 21, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Paddle Georgia pulls 800 pounds of trash from river, has 13-mile trek to Calhoun today,” by Ramsey Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-pulls-pounds-of-trash-from-river-has-/article_062d4b6a-3761-11e6-a7bb-63ea992950c1.html .

June 22, 2016 – Hometown Headlines, “Outdoors: Paddle Georgia brings river party to downtown Calhoun tonight,” by hometownheadlines. http://johndruckenmiller.com/blog/2016/06/22/outdoors-paddle-georgia-flotilla-continues-103-mile-journey-to-rome-photos-calendar-additional-coverage/

June 22, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Otters, osprey greet Conasauga paddlers; group moves to Oostanaula today,” by Ramsey Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/otters-ospreys-greet-conasauga-paddlers-group-moves-to-oostanaula-today/article_d180cfc0-382f-11e6-b20e-6b7a000e080a.html

June 22, 2016 – The Daily Citizen, “A special experience” by Chris Whitfield. http://www.daltondailycitizen.com/news/a-special-experience/article_311ea09a-38e6-11e6-8e4f-eff32ef9d13c.html

June 22, 2016 – The Daily Citizen, “Not just a good ride.” http://www.daltondailycitizen.com/opinion/not-just-a-good-ride/article_e8d36bde-38e2-11e6-b8bb-47b63e1c3cb7.html .

June 23, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Paddle Georgia in Calhoun.” http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-continues-in-calhoun/article_fba4277a-38fc-11e6-bfad-8bb21be22f79.html .

June 23, 2016 – Hometown Headlines, “Outdoors: Paddle Georgia party at Heritage Park later today. Plus: Watch arrival from Off Broad, River Dog,” by hometownheadlines. http://johndruckenmiller.com/blog/2016/06/23/outdoors-paddle-georgia-flotilla-continues-103-mile-journey-to-rome-photos-calendar-additional-coverage/ .

June 24, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Paddle Georgia trek to end today in Rome,” by Ramsey Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-trek-to-end-today-in-rome/article_f5e9deec-39c4-11e6-8ec4-eb527d24211c.html

June 25, 2016 – Rome News-Tribune, “Paddle Georgia participants finish journey,” by Ramsey Cook. http://www.northwestgeorgianews.com/rome/news/local/paddle-georgia-participants-finish-journey/article_970b7d06-3a94-11e6-9628-632c206f85ee.html

June 25, 2016 – Phinizy Center for Water Sciences, “Paddle Georgia-Back to Augusta,” by Ruth Mead. http://phinizycenter.org/paddle-georgia-back-augusta/

June 25, 2016 – Press Reader, “Good paddle, good friends” by Ramsey Cook. http://www.pressreader.com/usa/rome-news-tribune/20160625/281479275717252.