Resource Assessments Summary

Public Notice: Draft Water Resource Assessments Available for Review and Comment, Extended until June 30, 2010

EPD with the assistance of other state agencies, the University System of Georgia and other research institutions, the U.S. Geological Survey and contractors will conduct water resource assessments to determine Surface Water Availability, Groundwater Availability, and Assimilative Capacity of the surface water resources. The assessments will include modeling, monitoring, and the compilation and management of data. Assessments will be provided to each regional water planning council as a starting point for the development of a recommended Water Development and Conservation Plan.

Coosa - North Georgia Middle Chattahoochee Metro North Georgia Savannah - Upper Ogeechee Upper Flint Middle Ocmulgee Upper Oconee Lower Flint - Ochlockonee Suwannee - Satilla Altamaha Coastal Georgia