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A documentary on the recovery of the Civil War Ironclad CSS Georgia by Savannah's own Michael Jordan.
From Ironclad to Artifact: The Journey of the CSS Georgia ...
A documentary on the recovery of the Civil War Ironclad CSS Georgia by Savannah's own Michael Jordan.
Burt Moore, chief of Dredging, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District talks about the Tybee Island Beach Renourishment Project.
Federal dollars help beef up Tybee's North Beach after Matthew & Irma
Burt Moore, chief of Dredging, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Savannah District talks about the Tybee Island Beach Renourishment Project.
With his perma-grin and easy going attitude, you’d never guess Spencer Davis carries the weight of a $973 million megaproject on his mind.
A balanced approach to success
With his perma-grin and easy going attitude, you’d never guess Spencer Davis carries the weight of a $973 million megaproject on his mind.
The fate of the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam has become a topic widely discussed in the past year. The issues surrounding the lock and dam are complex and deeply rooted in the past.
Column: The fate of the lock and dam in Augusta, but first a little history
The fate of the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam has become a topic widely discussed in the past year. The issues surrounding the lock and dam are complex and deeply rooted in the past. (Photo by Billy Birdwell)

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Corps launches lock and dam fish passage webpage

The Corps of Engineers Savannah District launched a webpage today on the future of the New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam, and the process to get there. The page includes information on the status of the old lock and dam, its connection to the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project, and its requirement to mitigate for endangered fish.
Published: 5/11/2018

Thurmond Lake officials release new shoreline management plan

SAVANNAH, Ga. – Officials from the J. Strom Thurmond Dam and Lake Project at Clarks Hill recently released the latest Shoreline Management Plan for the reservoir. The plan went into effect May 1.
Published: 5/10/2018

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SAS-2005-00388-SP-JSG

PROJECT NAME: SAS-2005-00388 COUNTY: CHATHAM COUNTY. NEAREST NAMED WATERBODY: BLACK CREEK. PROJECT PURPOSE: INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT.
Published: 5/25/2018

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This Review Plan (RP) is intended to ensure a quality-engineering project is developed by the Corps of Engineers. This review plan has been developed for the design and construction of the U.S. Coast Guard Station as part of the Port Everglades Project. This Review Plan was prepared in accordance with EC 1165-2-214, "Civil Works Review Policy". The review plan shall layout a value added process that assures the correctness of the information shown. This review plan describes the scope of review for the current phase of work, and will be included in the Project Management Plan upon approval.

This review plan prepared by the Savannah District is for the implementation of the U.S. Coast Guard component of the Port Everglades Project of the Jacksonville District. Jacksonville District has completed a separate Review Plan for the Port Everglades Deepening Project. This Review Plan sets the scope and schedule for the construction contract that is envisioned for the project so that required review activities can be scheduled and completed. This review plan will be updated when necessary to address designs or schedule changes. View Review Plan

This Review Plan defines the scope and level of peer review for the Savannah Harbor Expansion Project (SHEP) Fish Passage at New Savannah Bluff Lock and Dam (NSBLD) Integrated Post-Authorization Analysis Report and Environmental Assessment.  The SHEP Fish Passage is an environmental mitigation feature that addresses adverse impacts to shortnose and Atlantic sturgeon, and fulfills compliance with the Endangered Species Act. The approved 2012 SHEP General Reevaluation Report (GRR) and Final Environmental Impact Statement (FEIS) included the recommendation for construction of a Fish Passage around the NSBLD.  This Review Plan covers the analyses that Savannah District will perform to update the Fish Passage design to comply Section 1319 of the 2016 Water Infrastructure Improvements for the Nation (WIIN) Act.

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Review Plan