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Ocmulgee River user's guide

Author: Joe Cook
Publisher: Athens : The University of Georgia Press, 2021.
Series: Georgia river network guidebooks; A wormsloe foundation nature book
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
"Unlike many other Georgia rivers which begin their journeys to the sea along the flanks of ridges in the relatively pristine confines of national forest lands, the Ocmulgee-a name that means "where water boils up" in Muskogee-rises inside Atlanta's perimeter highway as the South River in a jungle of asphalt and concrete. In fact, its very headwaters are buried beneath a hazardous waste site. Its other main  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Guidebooks
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joe Cook
ISBN: 9780820358901 0820358908
OCLC Number: 1176315081
Notes: "Published in Cooperation with Altamaha Riverkeeper, Yellow River Water Trail, Ocmulgee River Water Trail, and South River Watershed Alliance."
Description: 1 volume : illustrations (colour), maps (colour) ; 22 cm.
Contents: Safety --
Boating etiquette --
Outfitters --
How to use this book --
An Ocmulgee River fishing primer --
The river --
South River --
Yellow River --
Alcovy River --
Ocmulgee River --
Animals and plants along Georgia rivers --
Protecting the Ocmulgee.
Series Title: Georgia river network guidebooks; A wormsloe foundation nature book
Responsibility: Joe Cook.


Both novice and experienced water sports enthusiasts will find all the information required to enjoy the full length of the Ocmulgee River through Macon to its confluence with the Altamaha near  Read more...


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