Paddle Georgia 2012 in the News


May 23, 2012 - The Walton Tribune, “Loganville resident to travel 105 miles along Altamaha” by Stephen Milligan.


May 23, 2012 - Alpharetta-Milton Patch, “Alpharetta Family Plans Week on the River” by Bob Pepalis.


May 23, 2012 - The McDuffie Progress, “Chase to Paddle Georgia” by Linda Green.


May 31, 2012 - Get Out Chattanooga, “Tam Salter” by Mark Jones.


May/June 2012 Issue - Sierra, “ Joe Cook; Rome, Georgia; Paddle Georgia coordinator” by Paul O’Mara.


June 1, 2012 - The Eufaula Tribune, “Euphaulians will paddle 105 miles” by Staff.


June 2, 2012 – Aiken Standard, “ Water sport fans heading to river for weeklong trip” by Chris Walsh. PaddleGA\pg12\Paddle GA Article May 2012.jpg


June 9, 2012 - Online Athens, “Paddle Georgia to explore Altamaha River” by Lee Shearer.


June 11, 2012 - Brunswick News, “Event puts emphasis on outdoors” by Nikki Wiley.


June 11, 2012 - Gainesville Times, “Paddlers take to ‘little Amazon’ by Lee Johnson.


June 12, 2012 – Neighbor Newspapers, “Westminster teacher to embark on unusual weeklong paddle trip” by David Rutz


June 13, 2012 – Coastal Courier, “Eighth Annual Paddle Georgia this Week” by Patty Leon.


June 14, 2012 – Cherokee Tribune, “Canoeists paddle trip from Georgia to gulf” by “wire reports”


June 14, 2012 – Savannah Now, “Paddle Georgia starts Saturday on the Altamaha River in Baxley” by Micah McVicker


June 14, 2012 – The Florida Times Union, “Launch site for river trip in Georgia is moved” by Mike Morrison.


June 14, 2012 – Tattnall Journal, “Paddle Georgia 2012 coming to the Altamaha River” by Pam Waters


June 15, 2012 - Examiner, “Paddle Georgia 2012: Healing the soul of the Altamaha River” by Tauna Pierce


June 15, 2012 – Southeast Green, “350 Prepare for Week-Long Adventure on Altamaha” by April Ingle.


June 15, 2012 - Savannah Daily News, “350 People Prepare for Week-Long Canoe/Kayak Adventure on Altamaha River” by Staff.


June 15, 2012 - WTOC, “Hundreds to Participate in Week-Long Altamaha Adventure” by Jennifer Lifsey.


June 16, 2012 – The Florida Times Union, “For Participants in Paddle Georgia, they’re off to see the rivers” by Terry Dickenson. AND


June 16-22, 2012 - Personal blog, “river-journey” by Mike McCarthy.


June 16-22, 2012 - Paddle Georgia, A Georgia River Network Weblog, by Gwyneth Moody.


June 18., 2012 - WTOC, “Track canoers during Paddle Georgia 2012” by Leah.


June 18, 2012 - WTOC, “Tourists enjoy Altamaha River trek” by Dal Cannady.


June 18, 2012 - YouTube, “Dispatch from Paddle Georgia 2012” by clarkbeast.


June 20, 2012 - WSAV, Paddlers on the Altamaha River as Discussion about Pollution Persists” by JoAnn Merrigan.


June 20.2012 - WSAV, “Hundreds Take to Canoes for Paddle Georgia” by JoAnn Merrigan.


June 21, 2012 – Tattnall Journal, “Tattnall County Welcomes Paddle Georgia to Town” by David Avery


June 21, 2012 – The Florida Times Union, “Paddle Georgia looks at pulp mill pollution on the Altamaha” by Mike Morrison. AND


June 22, 2012 - Southeastern Photography, “Paddle Georgia 2012” by Southeastern Photography.!i=1935376942&k=s2zHkJp


June 23, 2012 – Savannah Now, “Pollution colors view of Altamaha, Ogeechee Rivers” by Mary Landers.


June 24, 2012 – Aiken Standard, “Adventure of rivers of Georgia brings on obstacles, new insight” by Chris Walsh.


June 25, 2012 – Gainesville Times, “Trip opens paddlers’ eyes to river” by Savannah King.


June 27, 2012 – Baxley News Banner, “Over 350 Paddlers Travel Down the Altamaha” by Staff Writer.


July 7, 2012 - LaGrange News, “Couple Takes an Adventure on River” by Sherri Brown.


July 2012 Newsletter - Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy – Academy Notes, “SNSA Educator Leads Project WET on Paddle Georgia” by Ruth Mead.


July 11, 2012 - The McDuffie Progress, “Chamber director shares her story of Paddle Georgia” by Wayne Parham.


July 16, 2012 - Girl Scouts of Historic Georgia, “GSHC Girls Selected for Paddle Georgia Trip” by Sarah Lott and Peggy Summer


July 18, 2012 - The Citizen, “McIntosh teacher joins others for a week on the river with Paddle Georgia” by John Munford.


July 19, 2012 - The Eatonton Messenger, “Paddling Into Retirement” by Lynn Hobbs.