Statewide Water Trail Resolution of Support
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 http://legis.ga.gov.
Georgia Water Trails Program in the News
Georgia River Photo Showcases
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GRN's 4th Water Trails Workshop
Did you miss GRN's 4th Water Trails Workshop? If so, don't fret - all the presentations are online for your viewing pleasure!
Georgia River Network's Water Trails Workshop - 'Water Trails that Work' brought together water trail experts and representatives from around the State to discover and share the keys to developing a successful water trail.
The full gamut of water trail topics were covered in the PRESENTATIONS so make sure to check them out as well as the groovy PHOTOS taken by Anne Ledbetter!
Georgia Water Trails Newsletter
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Meet Gwyneth Moody
GRN's Director of Programs & Outreach
GRN is excited to have Gwyneth Moody on staff. Gwyneth is the contact for our Water Trails Program.