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Portion of Bartram Trail Temporarily Closed for Improvements

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The Bartram Trail’s Petersburg Trailhead will receive more than $100,000 worth of improvements thanks to a partnership with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District, Southern Off-road Bicycle Association’s CRSA Chapter (SORBA-CSRA), and five businesses near J. Strom Thurmond Dam and Lake.
Published: 5/22/2015

Archaeologists to reveal new findings at free CSS Georgia public lecture June 2

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The long-buried life of the Confederate ironclad CSS Georgia is being resurrected and will be discussed in a free lecture given by two of the lead archaeologists preserving the ship’s artifacts. Speakers will bring recently recovered artifacts to the free event June 2 at 7 p.m., at the auditorium of the Savannah History Museum, 303 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., in Savannah, Georgia.
Published: 5/15/2015

Thurmond Lake offers free entry for Kids to Parks Day May 16

SAVANNAH, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Thurmond Lake Office, is teaming up with state and private agencies to host the national Kids to Parks Day May 16 at five Thurmond Lake recreation areas.
Published: 5/8/2015

Hartwell Lake campgrounds and day use areas to open May 1

HARTWELL, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hartwell Lake Office will open the following campgrounds and day use areas for the 2015 recreation season on May 1:
Published: 4/24/2015

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