Water Trails & Paddling

Water Trails Resolution of Support

City and County Resolutions of Support
Create a Resolution of County or City Support for your Water Trail.
Check out the signed Resolutions below and use this template to create your own.
Signed Resolutions of Support in Georgia
Alapaha River Water Trail
Broad River Water Trail


Withlacoochee River Water Trail               

Statewide Resolution of Support

Statewide Water Trail Resolution of Support Passes Unanimously!

House Resolution 281, assigned to the Natural Resources & Environment Committee, passed unanimously on March 9, 2017. This Statewide Water Trails Resolution of support recognized and encourages the proliferation and use of water trails in Georgia and for other purposes.

HR 281 also “recognizes Georgia River Network and their water trail partners for their dedicated public service to the State of Georgia and encourage the exploration of existing water trails and the development of future water trails around the state.”

Georgia River Network would like to give special thanks to the following congressmen for sponsoring HR 281:

  • Representative Spencer Frye
  • Representative Lynn Smith, Chairman of Natural Resources & Environment Committee
  • Representative Tom McCall, Chairman of Agriculture & Consumer Affairs Committee
  • Representative David Knight, Chairman of Games, Fish & Parks Committee
  • Representative Chuck Williams, Agriculture & Consumer Affairs Committee
  • Representative Debbie Buckner, Natural Resources & Environment Committee

Water trail partnerships throughout Georgia can receive an appropriate copy of this Resolution suitable for framing and distributing on social media, etc. by request from the Clerk of the House (404) 656-5015 or online at https://legis.ga.gov.

Georgia River Network
Earth Share
Paddle Georgia
Georgia Water Trails
Hidden Gem
Georgia Water Coalition


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