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PRIORITY ISSUES

Georgia River Network supports the priority issues of the Georgia Water Coalition as well as other important issues facing rivers. Georgia River Network is currently focused on:
Protect the Okefenokee

Protect the Okefenokee

The Okefenokee Swamp, one of Georgia’s seven natural wonders; the largest blackwater swamp in North America; and a wetland of international importance, is threatened by a proposed titanium mine.

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Create a State Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan

Create a State Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan

Outdoor recreation plays an important role in promoting economic growth, public health and strong social structures. Georgia is drafting a Statewide Comprehensive Outdoor Recreation Plan to provide a roadmap for policymakers, practitioners, and citizens as they make important decisions about the future of outdoor recreation and conservation.

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