The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Savannah District will waive day use fees at Corps-operated recreation areas in recognition of National Public Lands Day on Sept. 27. On this day, fees normally charged at boat launch ramps and swimming beaches will be waived.
HARTWELL, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers’ Hartwell Lake Office will open four recreation areas for archery and small game hunting during the regular 2014-2015 Georgia hunting season.
ELBERTON, Ga. – The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will host several dove hunts open to youth and adult hunters at Richard B. Russell Lake Sept. 13 and Sept. 20.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hartwell Lake Office is investigating and pursuing restitution for seven cases of major destruction to public lands surrounding Hartwell Lake. The destruction cases represent an unprecedented increase in property owners illegally removing trees and vegetation along the lake's shoreline, according to Sandy Campbell, Hartwell natural resource program manager.