Tag Archives: DNR board

DNR board okays permits for Sabal gas pipeline

The Board of Natural Resources approves easements that would allow the Sabal Trail natural gas pipeline to pass under four major waterways in southwest Georgia . . .

Tags: DNR board , Georgia rivers , Jeff Sinyard , Mark Woodall , Sabal Trail pipeline

DNR board will delete Chattahoochee flow standard

The state’s board of natural resources prepares to eliminate minimum flow requirements for the Chattahoochee River, raising concerns among those who live downstream from Atlanta . . .

Tags: Chattahoochee River , DNR board , Jud Turner , minimum flow , National Park Service , water pollution

DNR board to vote on license for Flint River water project

An early skirmish in the battle for the Flint River could be fought out in front of the state Board of Natural Resources this week . . .

Tags: aquifer storage and recovery , DNR board , Flint River , Sierra Club

Political Notes – After passing ethics revision bill, lawmakers confront real-world ethics question

House members have to grapple with ethics questions after passing an ethics revision bill . . .

Tags: Bill Jones , conflicts of interest , Debbie Buckner , DNR board , ethics , fee diversions , Jay Powell , John Albers , Matt Hatchett

The makeover of the DNR board is completed

The state Board of Natural Resources has evolved over the past decade from a commission that encompasses business and conservation interests to a business development agency . . .

Read Tom's Blog | Tags: conservationists , Department of Natural Resources , DNR board , Earl Barrs , Environmental Protection Division , Georgia Power , Jim Butler , Jud Turner , Kevin Greene , lobbyists , Rob Leebern , Sally Bethea , Troutman Sanders , Warren Budd